HALLOWEEN





HALLOWEEN IS BACK!! LET'S GET INTO THE MOOD!!





If you have to think of a Halloween costume for the weekend, these are the top ten in the USA this year. Make up your mind!

The Hottest Halloween Trends for 2014
by michee.


Next you can watch The Pink Panther.



Click on the image and try this word search in English.



Now you can watch the trailer of ParaNorman, a film from 2012 and do some comprehension questions.

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Try these games, but please read the instructions before starting to play.






Some of you may have already seen this dark fantasy film at the cinema. Dracula Untold, the story of the man who became Dracula. This is the trailer of the film.




UNIT 3: HEALTH


Revise health vocabulary with this video.



For more , check these old entries.

HEALTH PROBLEMS

UNIT 3


Now watch the video and learn how to say different English numbers.Then, practice saying numbers you come across in English.


We will also be studying partitives and the concept of uncountability. Can we count things which are uncountable?

Click on the following webpage with a video and a wonderful mind map.

Learn the partitives by heart and practise with these two games.


ENJOY THE WEEKEND!!

Come on, exams are getting near and you can't stop reading. An article from The Guardian about Barcelona's homeless.

The video this week deals with Brits and American spellings.


And the song of the week ......

COMPUTER ROOM


Malala Yousafzai, 17, has become the youngest person to be awarded Nobel Peace Prize for her work on children's rights. Watch the video with the transcript and then read her whole story here
Here you are an infographic about her too.


Malala Yousafzai
by mocomiani.


COMPUTER ROOM

As homework, you will have to write about Malala and why you think she has become a world symbol. Write about 150 words and hand it to me before the weekend.

Another big piece of news which is all over the word is ebola/iˈbəʊlə/Let's learn a bit more about it.
But what is the ebola virus? Click here and find out.




Last five minutes, Chandelier by Sia. Choose level B.

CHECK HOMEWORK!

Practice makes perfect!! Check your homework is done so you won't have to make up any excuses.


ENJOY THE WEEKEND!!

Lots of things for this weekend if you want to do some practice!! Read the following newspaper article from BBC News about English as the language of science.


Watch this video about Christopher Columbus and history. It's food for thought (sth worth seriously thinking about).




Have some fun with Rafa Nadal and see how he loses his memory.



Finally, the song of the week.

UNIT 3 - SCHOOLDAYS


Revise some basic vocabulary here. Now compare the different education systems.





Can you imagine what life is like for a student in Great Britain and USA?



Watch Mr Bean and check for comprehension.
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ENJOY THE LONGWEEKEND!!!!

 This is the newspaper article for the weekend. You cannot agree more!

TEENEGERS IRRITABLE BECAUSE EARLY SCHOOL HOURS MESS WITH THEIR BIOLOGICAL CLOCKS

Languages are always changing, you can add this new word to your vocabulary. 




And now that you know its meaning, what do you think of this campaign? Are you a phubber? 
Enjoy the weekend and the song.

COMPUTER ROOM

While you are still making up your minds about the song you want to doodle, you have to do some serious work today. A bit of everything. Try to follow this order and let me know when you finish the tasks, I want to make sure that you have done them.

Don't hesitate to call me if you want to ask something.When finished, you can listen to the latest song by Taylor Swift and learn some vocabulary.

Finally play any of the games in the following page: vocabulary, spelling or writing.




UNIT 2 - REGULAR AND IRREGULAR VERBS

Learn to pronounce past simple regular verb endings with the following video.It is very important that you repeat and imitate the pronunciation. 



And practice the following irregular verbs.



Now you can go to this old entry and do some practice.

UNIT 2


Practice some of the vocabulary we have learnt in class and learn some more. Click here.
Then do some listening comprehension. I have chosen a couple of exercises. Do the exercises without looking at the scripts, you can do that after checking your answers and listen to them as many times as you need.



Now we have to revise present perfect and introduce present perfect continuous.



Click here for some exercises.Remember also how to use the following.

Do some exercises here and here.




ENJOY THE WEEKEND!!

As every Friday, you should start doing some reading. Here you are an article from "The Independent" about Coca Cola "Share a coke" campaign and its consequences.There is also a video worthwhile watching.


I promised a video about the comma and here it is .



Finally, enjoy the song of the week .....

PARTS OF THE BODY

Practise the parts of the body we have learnt in class. Click here and do the exercises.

Next, do this quiz. Enjoy and learn!!!

Present Simple

Here are the links for tomorrow's lesson in the computer room. We are going to practise the Present Simple tense. First of all, we will watch a video and then you can do the exeercises.