lunes, 23 de noviembre de 2015

WRITING THE DATE: DAYS OF THE WEEK, MONTHS AND ORDINAL NUMBERS

POZOBLANCO, MONDAY 23RD NOVEMBER 2015
Writing the date can be difficult, and sometimes, pronouncing it is even more difficult. Anyway, we can make it easy for Primary Students and 1st Year of ESO students.  Let's follow some tips to help you, 

  • DAYS OF THE WEEK
  • Can you pronounce the days of the week? Really easy if you listen and repeat: 


    jueves, 26 de marzo de 2015

    WAKE ME UP by AVICCI

    Have you ever danced this song? This is a great activity for ESO students.

    I hope you enjoy it and do the following activities.
    First of all, fill in the gaps with the right words. Choose A, B or C.


    WAKE ME UP ( AVICCI)

    Feeling my 1……………….. through the darkness      A. HEY, B. WAY  C. DAY
    Guided by a beating 2…………………                           A. HEART  B. HOT   C.  CUT
    I can't tell where the 3. ……………… will end               A. HORNY  B. JOURNEY  C. ARMY
    But I 4……………. where to start                                     A. NOW, B. HOW   C. KNOW
    They tell me I'm 5. …….. young to understand            A. TOO   B. TWO   C. TOOL
    They say I'm 6……………… up in a dream                   A. COT   B. CAUGHT  C. THOUGHT
    7………………… will pass me by if I don't open up my eyes    A. LIVE  B. LIFE   C. DIVE
    Well that's 8……………… by me                                     A. FINE   B. FAIN  C. FIN


    CHORUS
    So wake me up when it's all 9. ……………..                A. UVER   B. OVER  C. COVER
    When I'm 10 ………………… and I'm older                   A. GUISER  B. HIGHER  C. WISER
    All this time I was finding myself
    And I didn't know
     I was 11…………………..                  A. LOST    B. COST  C .HOT
    [x2]

    I tried carrying the weight of the 12………………        A. WORD  B. BALL  C. WORLD
    But I only have two 13………………                              A. AND    B. HANDS  C. WANDS
    I hope I get the 14………….. to travel the world          A. CHANCE  B. HAND  C. CHANG
    But I don't have any plans
    Wish that I could stay forever this 15………………     A. YANG  B. BANG   C. YOUNG
    Not afraid to close my 16…………………..                   A. I      B. HAY    C. EYES
    Life's a game
     made 17…….. everyone                        A. FOR   B. FOUR   C. FALL
    And love is the 18………...                                                              A. PRICE  B. PRICE   C. PAY


    CHORUS
    So wake me up when it's all 9. ……………..                 A. UVER   B. OVER  C. COVER
    When I'm 10 ………………… and I'm older                  A. GUISER  B. HIGHER  C. WISER
    All this time I was finding myself
    And I didn't know
     I was 11…………………..                  A. LOST    B. COST  C .HOT
    [x2]

    I didn't know I was lost
    I didn't know I was lost
    I didn't know I was lost
    I didn't know I was lost 


    FIND THE OPPOSTE OF THE FOLLOWING WORDS IN THE SONG:

    a.        FOUND.       B. YOUNGER       C.OLD       D. LIGHT      E-START      F.CLOSE

    FIND WORDS THAT MATCH THE DEFINITION:

    A.       To know and comprehend the nature or meaning of: 

    B.     mental activity, usually in the form of an imagined series of events, occurring during certain phases of sleep

    C.        the organ of sight of animals, containing light-sensitive cells associated with nerve fibres, so that light entering the eye is converted to nervous impulses that reach the brain

    D.    to go, move, or journey from one place to another

    E.     the prehensile part of the body at the end of the arm, consisting of a thumb, four fingers, and a palm

    F.       feeling fear or apprehension;
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    lunes, 26 de enero de 2015

    DRAW ME A PICTURE GAME

    Improving your listening skills is essential to communicate in English. Thus, let's play a game:
    • First, take a piece of paper, you are going to draw a picture.
    • Then, play the video without watching it. Try to follow the instructions and draw what is described.
    • Finally, when the video finishes, check if you have drawn the right aninal, plant or object.
    Don't worry if you didn't do it for the first time. Now, you can try and do it while you are watching it.

    BASIC VOCABULARY:
    a-Shapes:
    • square: cuadrado ; circle: círculo; oval: óvalo; triangle: triángulo; line: línea
    • Colour it in: coloréalo
    Draw with Louie


    If you've got a Tablet you can also download the App of Loui, which is free and can help you to listen to ENglish.
    Have fun!!!!