Thursday, 29 January 2009

First year- the months of the year


Listen to the pronunciation of the different months of the year. Click here to see the video.

First year - Cardinal and ordinal numbers


Listen to the pronunciation of numbers. Click here to see the video.

First year - Wednesday 28 January 2009 1ºC-2

Summary of the class:

- Listening test.

- Page 31. Listening practice: Simon's stressed day.

- Page 31. Speaking. What time...? Daily routine

- Speaking and writing. A day in the life of an English teacher.

- Page 31. Pronunciation: the letter "o"

- Page 32. Grammar and reading. Adverbs of frequency.

- Page 127. Adverbs of frequency: practice. Exercise 3C a


Homework:

- Finish exercise 3C b on page 127

- Read the text "The Mystery of Okinawa" on page 32 and do exercise 2b

Wednesday, 28 January 2009

First year - Tuesday 27 January 2009 - 1ºC

Summary of the class:

- Speaking practice: Family and jobs

-Page 148: Time words and expression: Every day/week/month/year... ; once/twice/three/four... times a week/month/year...

- Oral practice: How often...?




- Page 33. Speaking. The Okinawa Way. Do the quiz.

- Page 33. Pronunciation. The letter "h"

- Review of file 3C. Adverbs and Time expressions

- Page 34. Reading. Festivals.




Comments.

There is a listening practice on Thursday 29 January. Good luck, guys!

4th year - 27 January 2009


Summary of the class:

- Pages 46-47: Reading old-fashioned English. Entries to Captain Scott's diaries.

- Page 46: Listening practice. A historian talking about Scott's mistakes in his expedition to the South Pole

- Oral practice: Risks. Conditionals (second type)

- Grammar: should/shouldn't have + past participle


Comments:

There is a listening practice on Thursday, which will take place in the laboratory. Good luck, guys!

Tuesday, 27 January 2009

First year - Daily Routine


Here you have a review of the verbs you can use to talk about daily routine plus some extra ones. Click here to see the video. Happy learning!


First year - Telling the time



Here's a video to practise how to tell the time in English. Click here to see the video. Enjoy!

First year -Monday 26th January 2009 1ºC-2

Summary of the class:

-Listening practice: Family and Jobs

-Speaking practice: Times and routine

- Listening: Simon's routine: Page 31.


Comments:

- There is a "listening practice" next Wednesday 28th January 2009. Good luck, guys!!!

Welcome


Happy new year! We start 2009 with a new feature and help for you students to improve and make the most of your English. In this site you will find the activities and other resources that we will see in class as well as extra activities and the solutions to grammar and vocabulary exercises. I hope you find this blog useful and relevant to your interests. It's time to learn. So go ahead...