APRIL/MAY 2010

The European Union


What do you know abot the EU? Start reading this page.

Now watch this video and take notes about the EU Institutions.

Want to know more about the main EU institutions, their power and why they are important for each European citizen? Watch this video and make a short written summary.

Last but not least... watch the images and listen to a 5-minute clip of 50 years of history of the European Union.


MARCH 2010

(exercises for Form 5L)

Download this file about a webquest on a West Coast tour.


Download the final West Coast tour made by the groups.

JANUARY 2010

(exercises for Form 5L)

1. Tour or Ireland
. Open the following Word file, read the text and do the exercises. You have to be connected to the Internet to find out information in the listed websites. Press CTRL and click to open the links.

2. Tour of Dublin - Open the following Word file, read the text and do the exercises. You have to be connected to the Internet to watch a video.

DECEMBER 2009


Watch and listen to President Obama talking about the American econony and jobs in December 2009.

Then "take" this job interview"

OCTOBER 2009


VERB TENSE REVISION
Simple past or Present Perfect?
Present Perfect Simple or Progressive?
http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/verb-tenses_present-perfect_quiz.htm
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs5.htm
http://www.eslcafe.com/quiz/past2.html
MIXED TENSES
PASSIVE
REPORTED SPEECH
'-ED' AND '-ING' ADJECTIVES

Per classe 5^ L: soluzione test reported speech del 3.11.09

EUROPASS

Whether you are planning to enrol in an education or training programme, looking for a job, or getting experience abroad, it is important to be able to make your skills and competences clearly understood.

Europass is a new way of helping people to:

  • make their skills and qualifications clearly and easily understood in Europe (European Union, EFTA/EEA and candidate countries);
  • move anywhere in Europe.

Download and fill in the following documents:
CV Template
Instructions for filling in the CV
Examples of completed CVs



SEPTEMBER 2009


1. Welcome to this new school year! As a "starter", watch and listen to Obama's speech on Education (first and second part) given on 9 Sept 2009 here. Then download, print and bring these documents to school.



2. Now test your language level here:

1. http://www.examenglish.com/leveltest/index.php
2. http://www.time4english.com (Username: Time4english Password: free. Click on Login. On the right, click on PLACEMENT TEST. Then click on 'Take the Test NOW')
3. http://www.englishjet.com/english_courses_files/test_level.asp

4. http://www.wiziq.com/online-tests/460-basic-english-test

To try different language levels, take these tests:
- beginner: http://www.englishjet.com/english_courses_files/test_beginners.asp
- elementary: http://www.englishjet.com/english_courses_files/test_elementary.asp
- pre-intermediate: http://www.englishjet.com/english_courses_files/test_pre-intermediate.asp
- intermediate: http://www.englishjet.com/english_courses_files/test_intermediate.asp
- upper-intermediate: http://www.englishjet.com/english_courses_files/test_upper-intermediate.asp

...and your listening level here:
1. http://www.go4english.com/test/test.php?l=3
2. http://www.time4english.com (Username: Time4english Password: free. Click on Login. On the right, click on LISTENING TEST. Then click on 'Take the Test NOW')