Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Computer room time: Jobs

1) Read this text https://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/skills/reading-skills-practice/skills-21st-century-workplace and do the two activities under it. What is your score?

2) Now watch this video of "Friends" https://youtu.be/cslyPxzMLWg After that, leave a comment under this post saying what the most important things are when you want to succeed in your job.

You can use http://www.dictionary.com/

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

This is Sparta: Fierce warriors of the ancient world - Craig Zimmer

The Spartans were very good fighters because even the women excercised. They had many wars with other countries because they wanted to take their land and become stronger than they were. Spartans' childern were training because they wanted to become very good fighters. I like this video about Ancient Greece and you should really watch it.

http://ed.ted.com/lessons/this-is-sparta-fierce-warriors-of-the-ancient-world-craig-zimmer#watch

How much of human history is on the bottom of the ocean

Sunken relics,ghostly shipwrecks and lots of cities are on the bottom of all the seas around the world.Some from the biggest and interesting things were lost years ago. These things are from every country and they say how was life in the ancient past was.If they were in our museums,people would go to museums and enjoy these fantastic things which people made many years ago.I recommend watching this interesting video and the other videos from this site.The link is below.

http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-much-of-human-history-is-on-the-bottom-of-the-ocean-peter-campbell

What happens to our bodies after we die?

Since the dawn of humanity an estimated 100.8  billion people have lived and died. After our  heart stops working our body relaxes completely and after  two to six hours  later our body changes temperature.If you are interested to see what happens to our bodies after we die and what other traditional religions do to the death bodies, then check out the following link.

http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-happens-to-our-bodies-after-we-die-farnaz-khatibi-jafari

Pumpkin Facts

A pumpkin can be used for many different things. Pumpkins come from America. Americans used to write poems about pumpkins. Russian believe that eating pumpkin seeds can help to get rid of parasitic worms. They were also used to make a lot of beer in the 17th century. There are lots of different species of pumpkins: orange, white, red, green and even blue pumpkins. They can be used for many different things. I definately recommend watching this video. It's very interesting.

http://ed.ted.com/featured/9TWf1kJe#watch

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The French Revolution

1) Watch this video: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-caused-the-french-revolution-tom-mullaney

2) Answer this question in a comment below:
What lessons can we apply from the French Revolution to present-day efforts to make society more equitable?

You can use this free online dictionary to help you: http://www.dictionary.com

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Past Simple and Past Continuous: A scary story!

Watch the video: https://youtu.be/0_lrUe7sAAc

You can find more funny videos about basic grammar on this YouTube channel.

The Picture of Dorian Gray

My best scene is when Dorian Gray stabbed Basil Hallward so far in the book. Because I didn't expect this move from him. He was underhanded and I believe in the future he will repent it.