lunes, 26 de diciembre de 2016

Units 6&7. Extra activities and homework

Writings unit 7: 

Page 69: exercise 5 (around 100 words)
Page 78, exercise 6 (around 120 words)

PPT on comparatives and superlatives, also for UNIT 7:

Extra activities:
Click here to practise COMPARATIVES and  here to practise SUPERLATIVES
Click here to practise TOO and  ENOUGH.

Writings unit 6: 

- Page 65: exercise 7 (around 100 words)
- ¡ y corregid  los que tenéis pendientes!
Monologue: 
Prepare a monologue based on exercise 13 on page 62

Unit 7.Extra activities and writing homework

Click here to revise quantifiers theory. Click here, here and here to practise them
Click here to practise modal verbs to give advice.

Monologue:
Page 72, exercise 13
Writing homework:
Page 78, ex 5 (write a  review of a restaurant you have been to and log it on tripadvisor)



Unit 8 activities and homework

Click here to practise non-defining relatives clauses and here to see if you distinguish them from defining ones
Writings unit 8: 
Page 82, exercise 13 (around 100 words)
Page 83, exercise 7 (around 100 words)
Page 88, exercise 7  (around 120 words)

viernes, 23 de diciembre de 2016

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 6. 15th December.

1- Ppt on 1st and 2nd conditionals: 2- We had a 2- 2- Listening about planning holidays
3- Questions in pairs to practise 1st conditional
4- A speaking activity to practise 2nd conditionals: dilemmas
5- The topic´s questions

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 6.20th December.

1-Listening with its activity
2- Speaking activity in pairs to practise comparatives
3- The topic´s questions

miércoles, 21 de diciembre de 2016

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 7.21st December.

1- Some practice of  I wish.../If only:
2- Listening with its activity
3- Role play about a charity
4- The topic´s questions
5- I gave grammar activities for homework: here, here , here and here
And we ate Marian´s  scones!!

sábado, 17 de diciembre de 2016

Unit 6. Extra activities and writing homework

This is a PPT on conditionals:
Click here to practise 1º conditional. Click here  and here for  2nd conditionals.
Click here and here to practise movement prepositions
Click here to revise time prepositions

Writing homework:
Page 59, exercise 7 (around 100 words)
Page 67, exercise 10 (around 120 words)

viernes, 16 de diciembre de 2016

Irregular Verb Wheel Game

Here is a game to practise irregular verbs

Unit 7 activities and homework

Click here and here to practise I wish /If only...

Here is the song "Wish you were here" by Pink Floyd with English and Spanish subtitles
Writings unit 7: 
Page 69, exercise 7
Page 77, exercise 9 

Monologue: 

Prepare a presentation -2 minutes- describing  a charity or NGO of your choice, either international (Oxfam, Amnesty International, Greenpeace...), or Spanish. Speak briefly about its history, aims, projects, how they raise money....

jueves, 15 de diciembre de 2016

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 5.15th December

1- Gerund or infinitive?:

2- Speaking activity: entertainment questions with or without auxiliaries:

3- Questions about leisure time
4- Homework to be collected on the next class
5- And we did an activity where students had to guess films

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 6.14th December.

1- Monologues presentation
2- In pairs students described this scene of  the film "A fish called Wanda" to each other:

3- We watched these two scenes of "Singing in the Rain":
                    - Filming The Duelling Cavalier
                    - Preview of The Duelling Cavalier
4- Here is the dialogue of another scene of that film. Two students recorded the lines from minute   1.42
5- These are the topic´s questions
6- Some grammar activities for homework

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 5.13th December.

1-We made questions about a trip
2- Students spoke about their partner´s answer
3- We practised questions with this speaking activity
4- These are the topic´s questions

sábado, 10 de diciembre de 2016

Unit 6 activities and homework

Click here to download a revision of passives. Click here to practise

Click here to revise so...that/such...

Writing unit 6: 

Page 65, exercise 7 

Monologue 

Page 65, exercise 7  (the monologue can be a little more informal than the writing, of course)

viernes, 9 de diciembre de 2016

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 5.7th December.

1- We watched and listened to this BBC report on British social classes today:
This is the comprehension activity. This is the BBC test to guess your social class
2- These are the topic´s questions
3- Grammar homework on cause and result clauses

sábado, 3 de diciembre de 2016

Unit 5 activities and homework

Extra grammar exercises: 
Click here and here to practise the expression of CAUSE

SOCIAL CLASSES:
Here is an interesting link explaining the relation between language and social class in Britain:
And this song by Pulp also deals with this subject:
Read the lyrics here

Writing homework:
- Page 55, exercise 6 (around 100 words)
- Page 57, exercise 10 (around 120 words)
- Page 58, exercise 6 (around 100 words)
Monologue:
Speak about unit 4  topic for about  2 minutes

Unit 5. Extra activities and homework

Writings unit 5: 
Page 55: exercise 5 (around 100 words)
Page 57: exercise 7 (around 110 words)
Monologue: 
Prepare a monologue based on exercise 8 on page 53

Extra activities:
PPT on how to make questions:

Click here  and here to practise

viernes, 2 de diciembre de 2016

Unit 5. Extra activities and writing homework

Gerund  or  to +infinitive?
Click here and here to practice

Questions with or without auxiliary:
Writing homework:
Page 55, exercise 9 (around 120 words)
Page 57, exercise 9 (max. 140 characters each)
Page 58, exercise 8

Actividades hechas en clase Unit 4. 29th November.

1-Revision of all modal verbs
2- Small talk and listening activity corresponding to this audio
3- We practised modal verbs with this speaking activity
4- These are the topic´s questions