Tag Archives: brainstorming

New video: another childhood memory, the Indian Mountain!

It includes a list of items that make María José’s language range rich. Advertisements

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AUDIO. Technology. Cell phones / Mobiles phones

Here is an example of how you can use again the same text you have worked on for a different purpose (the onion approach for consolidating learning). In this case, I used a cloze test we did in Intermedio (see … Continue reading

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Yeepee!! Our First Video by a student!! Childhood Memories

Plus learn to make your language range richer (BoL, Brainstorm on Language) Thanks, Jaceline! We love you! ❤ Jaceline is NOT reading her mon. She knows it by heart because she has practiced saying it so many times! That’s what … Continue reading

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First course writing published!

I have just uploaded Pedro’s informal email on the October Writing Assignment. It includes his brainstorming on language (thinking) before writing, and then his outline, and the task description, of course! 🙂 Informal email asking an old host family to … Continue reading

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Y5: Writings – !!

You don’t need to know the deadline for handing in your Writing to start working on your next assignment, because I published a Course Writing Proposal (Page: Y5 Course Plan) weeks ago with the list of all the kinds of … Continue reading

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Contrast clauses

Although we were late, we managed to get a seat. Even though* we were late, we managed to get a seat. We were late. We managed to get a seat, though. (Spoken English) Despite being late, we managed to get … Continue reading

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Y5 stories: Working from Home – A first-hand experience

Listen to Miguel’s mon on the Work topic! And please, check out his outline. Outlines for oral presentations are not necessarily like outlines with key topic words, i.e. to study a topic. See what I mean: Working from Home – … Continue reading

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Y5 stories: A Traffic Accident

Here is Mª Jesús’s life-death story! Hope you enjoy it! A Traffic Accident – My Life-death Experience, by Mª Jesús (Y5)

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Y5 Mons: The First Time I Had to Give First Aid

JC, in Y5A, sends his story on life-death experiences! I hope you enjoy it. The First Time I Had to Give First Aid, by JC (Y5)

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November Writing for Y3C

I’m sorry I made a mistake. Your assignment for next November 25th is the Writing exercise in unit 3: an article about transport in your town, in 175-200 words. You need to do this exercise in 45-55 minutes. Write down … Continue reading

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Y5 Mons: Doing an exchange

Here is Allegra’s work: a little individual oral presentation on an exchange she did. Notice her tenses — they’re awesome! Doing an Exchange, by Allegra (Y5)

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For LoM for the Y5 October Writing Assignment (1)

A Common Mistake Before Writing In your outlines, most people used the wrong name for the parts that gathered your bulleted points. It’s not Intro + Body + Conclusion. It could be Beginning + What I Wanted to Tell you … Continue reading

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October Writing for Intermedio and Avanzado 2

I just decided / I’ve just decided to give you the October Writing Assignment and the deadline, so we get some extra time to talk about the rest. Task Description: Write an email to your old host family in the … Continue reading

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About your Writing Assignments

This week we should try to fill in/out the TABLE on the back page of your Welcome Handout. I need you all to have a look at the Writings you did last year, and tell me in class which you … Continue reading

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