Friday, 30 September 2011

Fifth year - 5ºC - Thursday 29 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Reading: Antarctica. Click here to read the text.

- Listening: green issues

- Writing: connectors. Click here to see the document we worked on.

- Writing: planning an essay

Homework: Write an essay on one of the topics we worked on class, and follow the planning you discussed in class. These are the topics for those students who were not in class yesterday: Topics

Fifth year - 5ºB - Thursday 29 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Reading: Antarctica. Click here to read the text.

- Listening: green issues

- Writing: connectors. Click here to see the document we worked on.

Thursday, 29 September 2011

First year - Where are you from?

Watch the video below, and listen to people saying where they are from:

First year - Vocabulary and pronunciation: countries and nationalities

Watch the video below to practise countries and nationalities:

Wednesday, 28 September 2011

Fifth year - 5º B/C - Tuesday 27 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Listening: ecological groups

- Speaking: set up your own ecological group

- Speaking: Convince your partner to lead a more ecological life

- Listening/watching: Environment in Britain. This is the video we watched in class:



- Speaking: Environment in Spain

Tuesday, 27 September 2011

First year - Days of the week

Watch the video below to practise the pronunciation of the days of the week.

First year - 1ºE - Monday 26 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Revision: what's your name? Greetings. Spelling

- Speaking: fancy dress party

- Listening: dialogues to introduce yourself

- Pronunciation: vowel sounds

- Vocabulary: ways of saying goodbye

- Vocabulary: days of the week

- Vocabulary: Countries and nationalities

First year - 1ºD - Monday 26 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Revision: what's your name? Greetings. Spelling

- Speaking: A fancy dress party

- Numbers: 1-20. CLICK HERE to practise the pronunciation of numbers.

- Vocabulary: ways of saying goodbye

- Vocabulary: days of the week

- Pronunciation: vowel sounds

Saturday, 24 September 2011

Fifth year - Vocabulary: ecology

Watch the video to learn new words on ecology and practise the ones we learnt last week.

Friday, 23 September 2011

Fifth year (B2). Listening - Renewable energies

Watch the following video, and answer the questions below.



1. How many people have little/no access to electricity?
2. What consequences has the mirgration of people to urban centres?
3. What percentage of electrical production causes pollution?
4. What is bound to happen to fossil fuels over the 21st century? What is already happening?
5. What is Buckminster Fuller's theory?
6. Complete. Sharing electricity through power grids allows...
7. What are the advantages of renewable energies?
8. Complete the nations/areas in the world that are using the following renewable resources...

  • Hydro power
  • Wind power
  • Biomass energy
  • Geothermal

Click here to check your answers.

First year - Introductions

Watch the following video which shows different ways to introduce people.

El siguiente video muestra diferentes modos de presentar a gente entre sí.

Fifth year - 5ºB/5ºC - Thursday 22 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Speaking. Past and present experiences. Click here to see the exercise.

- Vocabulary: ecology

- Discussion about ecological problems. Click here to read the questions.

- Speaking: tips to make your lifestyle greener

- Vocabulary: rubbish and waste. Click here to see the exercise we worked on in class.

Thursday, 22 September 2011

How do you spell your name?

Watch the following video to practise listening skills and spelling names


Con el siguiente video puedes practicar la comprensión oral sobre deletrear nombres.



And now the same video with subtitles

Y el mismo video con subtítulos

English - numbers

Watch the video to practise numbers in English

Con este video puedes practicar los números en inglés.

First year - 1ºE - 21st September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Speaking practice: What's your name? My name is... How are you? I'm fine - greetings

- Game: My name is and this is...

- Alphabet.

- Speaking practice: How do you spell your name?

- Hangman

- Listening: write the names of the people on the video

- Grammar: verb to be (+)

- Numbers in English

- Speaking practice: What's your phone number?

The Alphabet

Watch the following video to practise the pronunciation of English letters.

Usa el siguiente video para practicar la pronunciación de las letras en inglés.


First year - 1ºD - Wednesday 21 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Speaking practice: What's your name? My name is... How are you? I'm fine - greetings

- Game: Find your partner

- Alphabet.

- Speaking practice: How do you spell your name?

- Hangman

- Listening: four dialogues

- Grammar: verb to be (+)

Wednesday, 21 September 2011

Fifth year - 5ºC - Tuesday 20 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Introductions: details

- Pictures: introduce yourself to your partner, imagining you are the person in the picture

- Effective learning

- Speaking practice: memories and photos

- Listening: memories

Fifth year - 5ºB - Tuesday 20 September 2011


Summary of the class:

- Introductions: details

- Pictures: introduce yourself to your partner, imagining you are the person in the pictures

- Effective learning

- Speaking practice: memories and photos

- Listening: memories

Friday, 16 September 2011

Hello to my new students in Jerez

I want to say a big hello to my new students in EOI Jerez. I hope both you and I can have a fruitful year, and learn a lot from each other. And just to start with a bit of humour, this is a amusing video about English learning. I hope you don't have so many problems as this poor man apparently has.

video

Saturday, 10 September 2011

Friday, 2 September 2011

Schedule for the oral tests

You can check the time you have to take your oral exam:

Básico 2

Avanzado 1