Monday, 16 February 2015

Cervantes and Shakespeare

Who was Miguel de Cervantes? and William Shakespeare? 
What do both author have in common?
Why is The Book Day celebrated on 23rd April each year? 

Look at this Prezzi and solve you doubts

Sunday, 15 February 2015

Asking and Giving Directions

I'm lost! Can you help me? 
Revise this vocabulary on directions.

Now watch this video and learn how to arrive everywhere!

Sunday, 18 May 2014

100 años con Platero

El pasado 7 de mayo homenajeamos a Platero en nuestro IES. Fue un acto sencillo y atractivo en el que participaron todos nuestros/as alumnos/as, leyendo diferentes fragmentos de Platero y yo, en las tres lenguas que están presentes en el centro. 

En este montaje podéis ver lo bien que lo hicieron todos los/las alumnos/as lectores y lo que disfrutaron y aprendieron todos/as los/las demás: 

Monday, 17 February 2014

Sports: Do, Play and Go

Dealing with sports, let's see the difference in the use of Do, Play and Go:

Sunday, 16 February 2014

Wednesday, 12 February 2014

Who was Valentine?

Watch the video and decide if the sentences are True or False.

  1. Roman Emperor Claudius II didn't want men to marry during in wartime because he believed single men made better soldiers. (1)_____
  2. Bishop Valentine performed public weddings and was jailed and later executed on February 14th. (2)_____
  3. In the Middle Ages young men and women took names from a bowl to see who their valentines would be. They wore these names on their sleeves for one month. (3)_____
  4. To "wear your heart on your sleeve" means that it is easy for other people to know how you are feeling. (4)_____
  5. Valentine's Day is the largest card sending occasion. (5)_____
  6. Girlfriends receive the most Valentine's Day cards. (6)_____
  7. Men buy most Valentines. (7)_____
  8. Men buy most flowers on Valentines Day.  (8)_____
  9. More than 500 million roses are given for Valentine's Day each year. (9)_____
  10. Over $1 billion worth of chocolate is purchased for Valentine's Day in the U.S. (10)_____
  11. More than 35 million heart-shaped boxes of chocolate are sold for Valentine's Day. (11)_____
  12. Each year an Italian city receives valentines addressed to Shakespeare's Juliet. (12)_____
  13. Nearly 10 million dog owners buy gifts for their dogs for Valentine's day. (13)_____
  14. 15% of the women in the United States who receive flowers for Valentines day may send them to themselves. 
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