2nd TERM PROJECT

For this second term project you are going to prepare a short animated video on different aspects of Shakespeare's life, time and work.
Powtoon is the digital tool we will use and it allows you to create presentations and animated videos.You can choose a style out of dozen available and add your content.To save the result as a video,you need to switch from slideshow to movie mode and click "Export". If you have a free account, you can upload the video to your YouTube channel.
See the next Tutorial and video samples.


SAMPLE: 1,2 and 3.

These are your topics:
Shakespeare's life (Marta)
Elizabethan Period (Gema)
Elizabethan theatre (Iván)
Shakespeare's influence (Àlex)

Information and links on this webquest: WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE WEBQUEST

Deadline: February 23rd.

WRITING A STORY

Click on the two images, see what the elements of a story are and listen to the cinderella fairy tale. Then, play a game and write your own story.


JOBS, WORKS, CAREERS


Click here for more resources.
Have you ever been to a job interview? Have you ever wondered what to expect? Let's try a virtual interview.


Now, you can watch a job interview and answer some questions. (Thanks to The Englishblog for the tip.)


Finally, check this infographic.

WHAT IS THE WORLD WIDE WEB?


Click here for some comprehension questions.

COMPUTER ROOM




Welcome back to the computer room. The topic of the unit is health problems and keeping healthy. Do you think you have a healthy lifestyle? Try the test.


Revise some basic vocabulary in these two links: 1, 2. 
Next, click on the image and surf the webpage.


Finally a couple of videos about health and fitness. Food for thought!!




And for a change, a spelling challenge (thanks to cristinacabal.com). Try the quiz and when finished, remember correct word's spelling. If necessary, write them down.

UNIT 4


Let's study prepositions of movement here, and do some practice: 1,2.

Now, we have to learn past continuous. To do so, click on the image and then watch the video.




Exercises: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5


NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

(Thanks to Talk2MeEnglish for the idea)

What is a New Year's resolution?
Can you think of some examples of Common New Year's resolutions?
Why do people fail to keep their resolutions?
Watch the video "Because I said I would" about making New Year's promises and try to write down the promises that you hear and read in the video.


What about you? Have you made any New Year's resolutions?


Let's click on the link and translate your resolutions here.

LOVE AND RELATIONSHIPS






[Infographic provided by Grammar.net]