viernes, 14 de junio de 2013

Architecture and the passive FOR 4TH ESO AND BACHILLERATO

Where do these images belong? THis is one of the most famous underground stations worldwide, and these corridors and stations are in Moscow. It was designed during the Soviet time and it was seen as one of the most original projects of its time. you can learn more at:

 http://lh6.ggpht.com/-sQpNuaFH55A/UZeh1rso8pI/AAAAAAAAogU/eaeqjb7hLwE/moscow-metro-stations%25255B2%25255D.jpg?imgmax=800

Totally differently, these skycrapers were designed more recently, but, where are they built? Who were they designed by? What are they made of?
THe most original aspect is their twisted shape. You can learn more here:
http://lh6.ggpht.com/-HNIQo235Eeg/UXYqCFtnEII/AAAAAAAAnqA/bavqpG-Kuzw/twisted-towers%25255B4%25255D.jpg?imgmax=800
Do you know the next image? Where is it?

It is called METROPOL PARASOL and it was built in Seville quite recently. It was made of wood, and it is commonly known as the SETAS, what else can you say about it?
learn more at: http://www.amusingplanet.com/search/label/Architecture?max-results=10


FUNNY STUFF FOR READING (ESO AND BACHILLERATO)

Any ideas for next summere latest craze? Here you`ve got some original  ideas to put on :

http://www.amusingplanet.com/2012/08/the-latest-chinese-beach-craze-face-kini.html



I guess most of you won't buy these face-kinis.
WHat is the meaning of : "the latest craze"? It`s an expression which can be translated as: " la última moda"
But it usually refers to really temporary things which become unfashionable very soon.

The next story takes us to CHina again. Here, some people can have a nap in the most awkward places:
http://www.amusingplanet.com/2012/06/sleeping-chinese-people.html
Have you ever seen something like that? What is the most strange place where you have fallen asleep?

ROLE PLAY SUGGESTIONS: AT A RESTAURANT AND IN A HOTEL FOR ELT

Looking for new ideas for a role play? I know its hard now, and it can be a bit difficult to think about an original idea.

Some have tried to create a conversation at a restaurant





Some otheres have thought, for example about a hotel room:

You already know that the most important thing here is to speak in English and have fun! All your suggestions and ideas are welcome!