Tuesday, 28 February 2012

Fifth year - 5ºB/C - Thursday 22 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: education in America

- Writing. Letters of complaint. Click here to read the worksheet.

- Vocabulary: education

- Reading/Grammar: exams. Click here to read the copy we worked on.



Homework: Write a letter of complaint, following the instructions in the worksheet.

First year - Grammar: prepositions of place

Watch the video to practise the prepositions:



Click on the links below to practise the prepositions:

Prepositions - Toy cupboard, by Joey Botha

Prepositions, by Victoria-Ladybug


First year - 1ºE - Wednesday 21 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Grammar: prepositions of place.

- Speaking: Where is...?

- Reading: Gosforht Hall Hotel

- Speaking: Room 11

- Grammar. there was / were

- Pronunciation: silent letters

First year - 1ºD - Wednesday 21 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Listening: review

- Speaking: a place to rent

- Listening: Larry / Louise

- Grammar: prepositions of place.

- Speaking: Where is...?

- Reading: Gosforth Hall Hotel

- Listening: At Gosforht Hall Hotel

Wednesday, 22 February 2012

Fifth year - Listening: education

Watch the following videos about the education system in Britain:






And the following video is about students getting their A-level results:

Fifth year - 5ºC - Tuesday 21 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Vocabulary: education

- Speaking: education issues

- Vocabulary: differences

- Reading: exams. Click here to read a copy of the worksheet.

Homework: Finish the grammar activities in the worksheet.

Fifth year - 5ºB - Tuesday 21 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: Education system in Britain

- Vocabulary: education

- Speaking: education

Tuesday, 21 February 2012

First year - Vocabulary: rooms and furniture

Watch the following videos to practise the vocabulary and pronunciation of words related to rooms and furniture:



- The Kitchen





- The bathroom



- The bedroom

First year - 1ºE - Monday 20 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Roleplay: In a gift shop

- Listening: review

- Grammar: some / any (review). Click here to see the document.

- Pronunciation: 'th'

- Speaking: renting a flat

- Listening: Louise and Larry

- Speaking: My house/flat

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First year - 1ºD - Monday 20 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Roleplay: In a gift shop

- Vocabulary: house / furniture

- Listening: Louise and Larry

- Grammar: there is / there are / some / any. Click here to see the document we worked on.

- Pronunciation: 'th'

- Speaking: my house/ flat

Sunday, 19 February 2012

Fifth year - 5ºC - Thursday 16 February 2016


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: gun control. Click on the following links to access the documents: gun control and crime.



- Writing: connectors. Click here to read the document.

- Education system in Britain.

Fifth year - 5ºB - Thursday 16 February 2012

Summary of the class:

- Gun control. Click on the following links to read the documents we worked on: Gun control and crime.



- Contrast and connectors. Click here to read the copy we worked on.

First year - 1ºE - Wednesday 15 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: when did you first...? Click here to read the questions.

- Listening: Mark and Allie

- Listening: review

- Vocabulary: rooms and furniture

- Listening: a house to rent

- Grammar: there is / there are


First year - 1ºD - Wednesday 15 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Listening: Mark and Allie

- Vocabulary/reading: water sports. Click here to see the document

- Writing: Story telling

- Speaking: When did you first...? Click here to read the questions.


Homework: WRite a story, using the connectors we learnt in class and the pictures from the copy.

Wednesday, 15 February 2012

Reading and listening: Valentine's Day

Watch the following video about St. Valentine's Day.

Fifth year - 5ºC - Tuesday 14 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Correct exercises (work)

- Listening: hated jobs

- Speaking: work. Click here to read the questions

- Contrast: although - even though - despite - in spite of

- Writing: connectors. Click here to read the document.

Fifty year - 5ºB - Tuesday 14 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Correct exercises (work)

- Vocabulary and speaking: jobs

- Listening: hated jobs

- Speaking: work. Click here to read the questions

Tuesday, 14 February 2012

First year. Listening: What did you do yesterday?

Watch the following video and answer the question below.

Vocabulary:

Remain = Stay
Attend = go to a meeting
Speech = Long talk
Shrink = psychiatrist
Appointment = Time and date to visit the doctor, your hairdresser...



What did these people do yesterday?

1. Mary
2. Charles
3. Dina
4. Danny
5. Yale
6. Asker
7. Liz
8. Mia
9. Rebecca
10. Tony
11. Regina

Click here to check your answers.

First year - 1ºE - Monday 13 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Game: past tenses

- Vocabulary/reading/listening/writing: sea sports. Click here to read the worksheet.

- Story writing

- Vocabulary: in a gift shop


Homework: Write a story, using the pictures from the copy I handed out in class.

First year - 1ºD - Monday 13 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Pronunciation: irregular verbs.

- Listening: Murder In a Country House

- Questions in past

- Vocabulary: In a gift shop

- Listening: shopping in a gift shop

Saturday, 11 February 2012

First year - Pronunciation: irregular verbs

Watch the following videos to practise the pronunciation of irregular verbs:




Fifth year - 5ºC - Thursday 9 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: verdict

- Vocabulary: work. Click here to see the document



Remember to write a review on holes and a film you have seen

Fifth year - Thursday 9 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: verdict

- Vocabulary: work. Click here to see the document

- Speaking: work. Click here to read the questions.


Remember to write a review on holes and a film you have seen.

First year - 1ºE - Wednesday 8 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: questions in past simple

- Reading: a crime story

- Listening and reading: Murder in a Country House

- Pronunciation: irregular verbs

- Listening: Barbara, Gordon and Claudia

- Song: Who Knew by Pink



- Speaking: past simple

First year - 1ºD - Wednesday 8 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Listening: Sylvia's night out

- Speaking: questions in past simple

- Speaking: a story

- Reading: a crime story

- Listening and reading: Murder in a Country House

- Pronunciation: irregular verbs

- Song: Who Knew by Pink




Remember that on Monday 13 February, the class is in Santa Isabel de Hungria.

Wednesday, 8 February 2012

Fifth year - 5ºC - Tuesday 7 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Listening: headscarves

- Grammar. Gradable and non-gradable adjectives. Click here to read the document.

- Speaking. Work. Click here to read the questions.

- A hate list: vocabulary and speaking

Fifth year - 5ºB - Tuesday 7 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Listening: headscarves

- Listening: crime. Click here to read the questions.



-Grammar: gradable / non-gradable adjectives. Click here to get a copy.

- Vocabulary: work. Click here to read the activity

- Speaking: qualities of a job. Click here to read the document.

Tuesday, 7 February 2012

First year - 1ºE - Monday 6 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Reading: A Girls' Night Out

- Grammar: past tense (irregular verbs)

- Listening: Sylvia

- Speaking: A Night Out

- Speaking: past tense

- Speaking: a story

First year - 1ºD - Monday 6 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Pronunciation - ed. Click here to read the document.

- Speaking: Manchester United fans

- Reading: A Girls' Night Out

- Grammar: past tense (irregular verbs)

- Speaking: A night out

Monday, 6 February 2012

Fifth year - 5ºC - Thursday 2 February 2012

Summary of the class:

- Martin Luther King and the fight for civil rights.






- Video: crime in Britain. Click here to read the questions.




- Work. Vocabulary: Click here to see the activity.

- Work: What qualities are important in a job? Click here to read the activity.

Fifth year - 5ºB - Thursday 2 February 2012

Summary of the class:

- Martin Luther King and the fight for civil rights.







- Listening: peace nobel prize (2011)



- Speaking: crime and laws

- Song: Adele

First year - Past simple: pronunciation

Watch the following video to see the differences between the three ways of pronuncing -ed past simple in English:

First year - Past Simple

Watch the following video to practise the past simple tense:

First year - 1ºE - Wednesday 1 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: holidays

- Pronunciation: -ed past simple

- Speaking: past simple

- Speaking: Football and misunderstandings

- Vocabulary: go / have / get

First year - 1ºD - Wednesday 1 February 2012


Summary of the class:

- Speaking: Holidays

- Correct exercises from the book

- Pronunciation: -ed. Click here to read the document we worked on.

- Speaking: past simple

- Vocabulary: go / have / get

Wednesday, 1 February 2012

Fifth year - 5ºC - Thursday 31 January 2012



Summary of the class:

- Vocabulary: Crime

- Vocabulary: crime and justice

- Speaking. Crime. Click here to read the questions.

- Listening: crimebusters. Click here to read the sheet which contains the vocabulary exercise on 'crime and justice' and the questions of this listening exercise.

- Speaking: Crime and laws

- Song: Adele's Someone Like You