Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Third year - 3ºB - Tueday 29 October 2013

Summary of the class:


- Grammar: present perfect - past simple


- Listening: present perfect


- Speaking/ vocabulary: Halloween

- Speaking: present perfect. Click here to see the activity.





Homework:


Complete the activities on present perfect on page 131

Third year - 3ºA - Tuesday 29 October 2013

Summary of the class:

- Grammar: present perfect - past simple


- Listening: present perfect

- Speaking: present perfect. Click here to see the activity.

- Vocabulary. Prepositions of time: in, at, on


Homework:

Complete the activities on present perfect on page 131

Friday, 25 October 2013

Third year - 3ºB - Thursday 24 October 2013


Summary of the class:

- Listening: Biopics

- Speaking: films and books

- Writing: Book and film reviews. Click here to see the worksheet.

- Grammar: Prepositions of time... in, at, on


Homework:


Write a review about a book or a film you like.

Third year - 3ºA - Thursday 24 October 2013

Summary of the class:

- Listening: Biopics

- Speaking: films and books

- Writing: Book and film reviews. Click here to see the worksheet.


- Speaking: create your own film

Homework:

Write a review about a book or a film you like.

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

B1. Vocabulary: Types of films and TV programmes

Watch the video below to practise the vocabulary on films and programmes:






Note: The videos are both in American English, so they refer to films as movies and on the second video 'cinema' is called "a movie theatre"

Third year - 3ºB - Tuesday 22 October 2013

Summary of the class:

- Speaking: create a story for a film

- Speaking: Interaction. Click here to see the document

- Speaking: job interview. Click here to access the worksheet.



- Vocabulary: Collocations

- Vocabulary: Types of films

- Quiz: Fan or Fiction


Homework:

- Complete activities on page 18


- Do the activities in the workbook for lesson 1.

Third year - 3ºA - Tuesday 22 October 2013

Summary of the class:

- Speaking: job interview. Click here to access the worksheet.

- Speaking: Interaction. Click here to see the document

- Vocabulary: Types of films

- Quiz: Fan or Fiction


Homework:

- Complete activities on page 18


- Do the activities in the workbook for lesson 1.

Tuesday, 22 October 2013

B1. Listening: Tips for Job Interviews



Watch the following video and complete the sentences below with one word.


  1. Practise. You only get a few minutes to ............................the interview panel, so make sure that you practise the answers to common interview questions.
  2. Ask your friend to play the ...........................of an interviewer. Answer the questions and get some ..............................from your friend
  3. Next make sure that you research the company you’re ........................... to.
  4. This sort of information will really impress the interviews and also show that you have .......................
  5. Look the part. .....................................do matter in a job interview.
  6. It is important that you look .......................................and professional.
  7. Make sure that you smile and make ..................................contact with the interviews
  8. Don’t forget to speak clearly and not too .........................................
  9. Give yourself ....................................to think about your responses.
  10. Lastly don’t forget to ask questions too. That shows that you are genuinely ...............................
  11. Do ask questions about ..................................development and career prospects.    
Click here to check your answers

    Monday, 21 October 2013

    Third year - 3ºB - Thursday 16 October 2013


    Summary of the class:

    - Vocabulary: relationships and collocations


    - Vocabulary: interviews

    - Reading and listening: interviews

    - Function: Expressions introducing questions and opnions

    - Speaking: interaction. Click here to see the document we worked on




    Homework:

    - Page 148: activity on collocations

    - Page 16: Second Life. Complete the activities

    Third year - 3ºA - Thursday 16 October 2013

    Summary of the class:

    - Listening: correct podcast

    - Grammar and speaking. Comparison

    - Vocabulary: collocations

    - Vocabulary: interviews

    - Reading and listening: interviews

    - Function: Expressions introducing questions and opnions

    - Speaking: interview





    Homework:

    - Page 148: activity on collocations

    - Page 16: Second Life. Complete the activities


    Wednesday, 16 October 2013

    Third year - 3ºB - Tuesday 15 October 2013

    Summary of the class:

    - Speaking: speed dating. Click here to see the worksheet we worked on.


    - Listening: Podcast

    - Speaking: relatives and family history


    - Grammar: comparison



    Homework:


    Complete the activites on pages 12 and 13. (Vocabulary)

    Third year - 3ºA - Tuesday 15 October 2013


    Summary of the class:

    - Alison's presentation

    - Vocabulary and speaking: relationships

    - Listening: Podcast


    - Speaking: speed dating. Click here to see the worksheet.


    Homework:

    Complete the activites on page 13 about collocations.

    Friday, 11 October 2013

    B1 - Pronunciation of regular verbs in the simple past tense and past participle

    Watch the video below to review the rules to pronounce the -ed ending in past simple tense forms and past participles:


    B1. Pronunciation of Irregular Verbs

    Watch the video below to practise the pronunciation of irregular verbs:


    Third year - 3ºA/B - Thursday 10 October 2013




    Summary of the class:

    - Pronunciation of irregular verbs

    - Listening: Family. Click here to read the worksheet (This is something we need to finish on Tuesday)




    - Speaking/reading: stereotypes. Click here to read the handout.


    Wednesday, 9 October 2013

    Third year - Reading books

    These are the books we are going to read this year.

    - First term: The Picture of Dorian Gray. Oscar Wilde. Oxford Bookworms. Stage 3




    - Second term: Falling Leaves. Adeline Yen Mah. Penguin Readers. Stage 4

    Third year - 3ºA/B - Tuesday 8 October 2013

    Summary of the class:

    - Verb tenses: practice



    - Pronunciation: -ed regular verbs. Click here to see the worksheet we worked on.



    - Speaking: verb tenses and questions

    Friday, 4 October 2013

    Third year - 3ºB - Thursday 3rd October 2013

    Summary of the class:

    - Presentation of the language assistant


    - Grammar and speaking: questions.


    - Speaking and reading: men and women


    - Grammar: verb tenses


    Homework: 

    - Complete activities on verb tenses on page 129


    - Choose one of the writing tasks from the copy I handed out last week and write an email/letter (120-150 words)

    3rd Year - 3ºA - Thursday 3 October 2013

    Summary of the class:

    - Grammar and speaking: questions.

    - Speaking and reading: men and women

    - Presentation of the language assistant


    - Grammar: verb tenses


    Homework: Choose one of the writing tasks from the copy I handed out last week and write an email/letter (120-150 words)

    Wednesday, 2 October 2013

    3rd year - 3ºB Tuesday 1 October 2013

    Summary of the class:


    - Crossword: family

    - Listening: Family

    - Grammar: questions

    - Oral practice: questions

    - Game: guess the question



    Homework:

    Complete the questions in exercise 7A on page 9

    3rd year - 3ºA - Tuesday 1 October 2013

    Summary of the class:

    - Crossword: family

    - Grammar: questions

    - Oral practice: questions

    - Game: guess the question


    - Speaking and reading: men and women


    Homework:

    Complete the questions in exercise 7A on page 9