ENJOY THE WEEKEND!!

As we are all already looking forward to Christmas holiday, let's start getting in the mood. First, click on the link and do some reading.

THE SURPRISING POWER OF EMOTICONS

Next,watch the Christmas coke commercial 2014. Do you remember the slogan?



And, sing along with Christmas too.

THANKSGIVING WEBQUEST

Click on the following links and answer the questions on the webquest about Thanksgiving, which will be celebrated this year on the 27th.
Activity 1: http://www.history.com/topics/thanksgiving
Activity 2: http://www.organicauthority.com/sanctuary/history-of-thanksgiving-table.html
Activity 3:http://people.howstuffworks.com/culture-traditions/holidays/thanksgiving5.htm
(Adapted from onestopenglish.com)

When you finish, watch the following video:



If you have worked hard, you can now listen and do some comprehension with one of the songs from the film "Begin Again". Choose the game mode.
NO ONE ELSE LIKE YOU.

NICE WEEKEND!!



Lots of exams next week, so "Keep calm and study hard". When you take a rest, just watch the two videos we have prepared for you and read this interesting newspaper article about the right to cheat.
THE STUDENTS WHO FEEL THEY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CHEAT

Even though we are still in mid November, Christmas-themed commercials have already begun. Warm your hearts with this advertisement from British department store John Lewis. The sweet song in the background is John's Lennon "Real Love".



2 BATX FIRST TERM REVISION


Click on the link to go to Burlington's website and you can download PAU practice exams or language extra practice.
Verb tenses practice: 1,2,3.
Connectors practice: 1,2.
Reported speech: 1,2,3.
You can go to last year's entry for more practice. Click here.
Try these two games to relax a bit.



Good luck!!!!


BONFIRE NIGHT


Do you know the history and the traditions of Bonfire Night? 
do the following webquest to find out. (abridged from onestopenglish)
These are the links you have to use. When finished (before the class ends), hand it to me.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/15351828
http://www.bonfirenight.net/bonfire.php

Watch the following video, told by a 4 little girl aged 4.



And check your understanding with this game.



1ST ASSESSMENT REVISION

Exams are round the corner and it's time to start revising. Practise the following:
Verb tenses: 1 (choose the verb tenses you want to practise)
Modal verbs: 1, 2

Listening practice: 1, 2


LISTENING PRACTICE

Next Friday we will be assessing  listening comprehension in class. Here you are some practice. Listen to it as many times as you need and after checking your answers, you can have a look at the transcript.

- See more at: http://www.eslvideo.com/esl_video_quiz_low_intermediate.php?id=17475#sthash.uBFTfw6e.dpuf

- See more at: http://www.eslvideo.com/esl_video_quiz_high_intermediate.php?id=3550#sthash.cNlc5FIy.dpuf

And click here for another one on TV.



GOOD LUCK!!