Friday, May 19, 2017

CAN YOU SEE YOURSELF?

Cartoon by Jim Benton.


Can you see yourself in this cartoon? Tell us how and tell us your experience.
Drop your comment before may 28th, 2017.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

1 BAT - TEN FACTS ABOUT YOUR WACKY BRAIN


Here's a very interesting article by Kristina Birdsong Ten Facts About Your Wacky Brain.

Say which 4 facts are the most surprising in your view. Remember that, since your are being asked about your opinion, you can use expressions such as: In my view..., From my point of view..., I think that..., As far as I know...

You can find the article at the Scientific Learning Blog website.

Drop your comments before next March 13th, 2017.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

2nd ESO - COMPUTER ASSISTED TASK: Comparatives and Superlatives

Picture taken from funfive.net.

This man is taller than the Eiffel Tower, do the execrices to practise sentences like this one.

Go to the UNIT 5 at Macmillan Secondary Student's web site, introduce your password and do these exercises:

VOCABULARY:
Money 1 and 2


GRAMMAR 1: Comparative and Superlative adjectives 1, 2 and 3
GRAMMAR 2:
Too and not enough 1
Quantity: some, any, much, many, a lot of

READING: Which WebCam is Best?




I will check your work on Monday, March 13th, 2017.

Monday, November 21, 2016

1 BAT - PRACTISE PAST TENSES

Unknown author (I'm not lying)

Go to the OXFORD ONLINE LEARNING ZONE.

It's time to do some exercises on PAST TENSES. Look for the section called PRACTISE YOUR ENGLISH and do the following exercises:

Past Simple - Past Continuous: 3-4
Past Simple - Past Perfect: 7-8
Present Perfect - Past Simple: 11-12

You must do the exercises before December 22nd, 2016.

Monday, November 7, 2016

2nd ESO - COMPUTER ASSISTED TASK: Present Tenses

Image found at Quotesgram.com


Go to the Macmilan Secondary Students Website and do these exercises.

VOCABULARY-1: Survival Skills
VOCABULARY-2: Feelings 1 and 2
GRAMMAR-2: Present Simple / Present Continuous 1 and 2
READING: Supertrips
VIDEO: Ships

Do the exercises in short sessions and take your time, I will check your work next Friday, November 25th.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

1 BAT - PRACTISE PRESENT TENSES

Image taken from Pinterest.
Before you start, you need registrate as a user of the OXFORD ONLINE LEARNING ZONE. Follow the instructions you will find HERE.

It's time to do some exercises on PRESENT TENSES, so visit the Oxford Online Learning Zone. Look for the section called PRACTISE YOUR ENGLISH and do the following exercises:

Present simple and present continuous 1 - 2
Present perfect simple 5 - 6

You must do the exercises before October 22nd, 2016.

Sunday, October 2, 2016

YOU KNOW - A card game for Classroom Survival

Image taken from FPLaddicts


Here's the PDF version of my linguistic card game for EFL learning. It is called YOU KNOW! and I have been using it for a long time in my classes. And what's more, my students have learned the expressions and use them regularly in my classes. You can use it in the same Creative Commons conditions I have in the blog.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD.

At the moment I am writing an article where I give instructions of how to use it. Forthcoming soon!

Monday, September 12, 2016

BACK INTO BOOKS



There we go again. The hot summer is heading to an end and we are heading back in to books again. Enjoy the new school year and get the best of it. Enjoy.

Friday, May 6, 2016

BATXILLERAT - Javier Bardem

Here's the actor Javier Bardem answering some questions during an interview by Lynn Hirschberg for the T-magazine of the New York Times. When you watch it you'll realise that the questions are missing. Can you "re-construct" the journalist's part in (at least) four of the anwers? Once you have asked the four questions, report the answer.

Monday, April 11, 2016

1st BATXILLERAT - Handwriting

Here's my presentation just in case you need to have a look at it. If you ever need a copy of the summary handout, you can download it here.

Handwriting Presentation