Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Friday, 2 December 2011
Monday, 28 November 2011
Try this new and great tool when you're learning vocabulary:
When you type a word in the searchbox, it connects to the image bank of GOOGLE, YAHOO AND FLICKR and it gives you a definition plus a collection of images related to that word.
Thursday, 24 November 2011
Monday, 21 November 2011
Tuesday, 15 November 2011
Thursday, 10 November 2011
Wednesday, 26 October 2011
Come and check the riddles in our wall, learn one of them and tell it to your English teacher! Sweets are wating for you in the English department!
Tuesday, 25 October 2011
After watching the movie, why don't your write a moving speech and record it? Think about an interesting situation and some audience to address to:
...a Prime Minister addressing his/her country in times of crisis.
...an actor/actress making and Oscar acceptance speech.
... a civil rights leader asking people to react against injustice.
...a charity manager asking people to donate money for the Third world children.
... a doctor warning about the dangers of smoking cigarrettes.
... a best man on his friend's wedding day.
FOLLOW THE IDEAS ON THIS SPEECHWRITING PAGE
Thursday, 20 October 2011
Talking about a speech... not only kings, politicians or actors are the ones who can deliver a moving speech.
In this case it's an anarchist revolutionary, dressed in black and wearing a Guy Fawkes mask, trying to convice people to rule themselves and bring down the government.
You should listen carefully to what he says, maybe there are some similarities with the world wide revolution we're witnessing these days.
There are certain things, though, that you should know about. Read these questions and answer them before you watch the videoclip.
1- Who was Guy Fawkes?
2- "Remember, remember, the fifth of November..." What happened on 5th November 1605 ?
3- How do people celebrate that day in the UK?
4- Who says "a penny for the guy"?
Now, click here
Thursday, 13 October 2011
Sunday, 22 May 2011
Thursday, 19 May 2011
1. La gent que fa judo está interessada en la cultura xinesa.
2. Coneixes a la Paula, la germana de la qual és una ciclista d'èlit?
3. La Carla Bruni, que està casada amb el President de França, ha participat en l'última pel.lícula de Woody Allen.
1. En la actualitat,es parla anglès a moltes ciutats del mon.
2. Les dones embarassades han de revisar-se les dents regularment.
3. Els professors van tenir una acalorada discussió sobre la mala conducta dels estudiants.
4. Quan el meu pare va morir, tothom va ser molt comprensiu.
1. A causa de la neu, l'aeroport de Nova York va ser tancat per la policía
2. La periodista no va comprovar els fets, per tant, el seu blog era imprecís.
Monday, 9 May 2011
Thursday, 28 April 2011
Friday, 8 April 2011
Wednesday, 30 March 2011
Tuesday, 29 March 2011
Wednesday, 16 March 2011
Come and celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Foreign Languages Department!
Thursday March 17th is St. Patrick's Day, the saint patron of Ireland. This holiday is getting more and more popular and more people are celebrating it worldwide.
If you want to get a gold coin from the Leprechaun's treasure follow these steps:
1) Wear something green.
2) Come to the foreign languages department and ask a teacher about the treasure in English.
3) Get your gold coin!
It would be nice if you could take a picture of yourself in green with the gold coin and then send it to the department email firstname.lastname@example.org
We'll make a nice collection of St.Patrick holiday goers!!!
Thursday, 10 March 2011
If you want to get familiar with our Zoo in Barcelona, click on this link and travel thanks to the interactive map.
A classic song by Simon and Garfunkel says that everything happens at the zoo. Discover it while listening. Enjoy it!
Wednesday, 16 February 2011
After February 4, my students read a text about a Cancer Center Expansion. They had to record the text with their own voice and I also asked them to take action.
These are their recordings.
Why don't you visit the Center website?
Follow this link if you want to listen to more recordings.
Sunday, 13 February 2011
Friday, 28 January 2011
Thursday, 27 January 2011
If you want to know a bit more about her, just check what she explains about herself in the school magazine, Què Passa!