Next week American people will celebrate Thanksgiving, watch the video about the history of it by Studies Weekly and answer the questions.

  • What was the name of the ship that sailed to America? 
  • Who were the Pilgrims? Why did they leave England? 
  • What year did they arrive in America? Where? 
  • Who was the 1st. President to celebrate Thanksgiving?
  • What is Sarah Josefa Hale best known for? 
  • Who was the President that listened to her pleas? 
  • What began in 1924? 
  • What sport competition is held on this day?
Read this too to understand it much better. Next, watch the video about typical thanksgiving food.

Now, to find out about Black Friday, we will do a bit of listening.

By the way, do you know why is it called Black Friday? Feel free to surf the net and work it out.


On previous entries, I have uploaded the games you have created for your first term project. Thanks for your work and very well done. Have a look, try some of them and more games for today. Let's see who the winner is!!


Watch the videos and do the comprehension exercises. Check your answers when you finish.


Listen to the audios as many times as you need and answer the questions. Check your answers when you finish.


The second part of the unit will deal with the environment and the problems we are facing.

Let's watch a couple of videos, the first video is called Planet Earth and the second one Man. Click on the image.

Finally, do this listening exercise.


                                    The Simple Past Tense from IES Rosario de Acuña

Now, click on the picture for more information.

You need a lot of practice now, click here and start practising. Then, try this interactive book.