Monday, 16 January 2017

NB1A: UNIT 3 OVER

Now you're ready to do this:
* Grammar:
- Present tenses (negation and questions) 
* Vocabulary:
listen and choose the correct time
*And...to get better at listening and writing: try this! 

NI2A: Unit 3 OVER

Hi there everybody!
I've decided the blog would change...from now on I will post NEW things, meaning by "new" not repeating what you already know (what we did in class!)
I'll give you some more useful links to improve your grammar, vocabulary and your reading/listening/writing and speaking skills.
To start with, let's visit these webpages:
More dictations to get better at listening
Writing tips
Hope you like them:)

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

NI2 (Unit 2 Over, Nov 30th)

CLASSES:
Grammar: present perfect and continuous (how long vs. when) + adjectives as nouns/word order
Pronunciation: general introduction to consonant sounds (voiced vs. voiceless)
Listening/Reading: our dictation activity (read at home, record your voice and...dictate it to somebody else:)
Listen and watch: book +  the BBC TV documentary: Trading Ages + Short film La Luna: differences between the young and the elderly...
Vocabulary: health, age, adjectives, clothes and fashion 
Writing: advertisements (describing clothes, p. 21+ writing an informal letter: p. 113)  
   
HOMEWORK:
- Dec 13th: Christmas card (visit the EOI Webpage) Christmas activities
- Our padlet activity for unit 3   https://padlet.com/sylviesclasses/l3fw8zya08yj

OVER 2 U
More grammar practice: 
https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/prepersim-preperpro
https://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/grammar-vocabulary/grammar-videos/present-perfect-simple-and-continuous
Some extra listening activities: choose a piece of news and listen!
http://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/graded-news-stories.htmllisten to 2/3 activities(2nd column): 

NB1 (Unit 2 over), November 30th

UNIT 2:
Grammar: 
- a/an, plurals, this, that, these, those
- adjectives: colours, describing people (physical appearance and feelings)
- imperatives: let's
Writing: descriptions
Listening and Reading test
Pronunciation: 
- plurals, vowels, and consonants in think, that + vocab, p. 152
- connected speech: dictation p. 17
Speaking: what's the matter? (p. 17, 101-106), describe somebody famous, What's this?...
Songs: Pretty woman, Seconds of beauty,

HOMEWORK: NB1 ACTIVITIES (our padlet)
https://padlet.com/sylviesclasses/k01kbw2iji28
- Dec 13th: Christmas card (visit the EOI Webpage) Christmas activities

OVER 2 U
Grammar: http://elt.oup.com/student/englishfile/elementary/a_grammar/file02/grammar02_a01?cc=global&selLanguage=en
http://elt.oup.com/student/englishfile/elementary/a_grammar/file02/grammar02_a02?cc=global&selLanguage=en
https://elt.oup.com/student/headway/elementary/a_grammar/unit01/hwy_elem_unit01_4?cc=global&selLanguage=en
http://intentoaprenderingles.blogspot.com.es/2011/02/aan-plurals-thisthatthesethose.html
Vocabulary:http://elt.oup.com/student/englishfile/elementary/b_vocabulary/bank04/?cc=global&selLanguage=en
And some more about:
Adjectives (Grammar)
http://elt.oup.com/student/englishfile/elementary/a_grammar/file03/?cc=global&selLanguage=en
Adjectives (more vocabulary)
http://elt.oup.com/student/englishfile/elementary/b_vocabulary/bank07/?cc=global&selLanguage=en

And remember our film festival!
Wallace and Gromit http://www.wallaceandgromit.com/films/loafanddeath/

Monday, 24 October 2016

NI2 (Unit 1A)

Unit 1A
Grammar:
- revision: tenses
- making questions: direct, indirect and subject questions (book, p. 132 + handout)
Reading: level test & pp. 5-8
Writing: my student profile & learn about job application letters (handout)
Listening and Speaking: Ask me a question (handout), Speed dating, Extreme interviews, Friends' chapter
Vocabulary: jobs
Pronunciation: rhythm (stressed/unstressed syllables, lexical-function words)

Over 2 U
Read the following job adverts and choose one! You can then write your job application letter!
- Grammar: questions:
let's revise direct and indirect questions
online practice