Class Summary Tuesday 20th June
Today we did the QR code hunt with grammar questions. Marina and Roser won!
Then we played Word Up and Lyrics Training.
Thanks for a great year and I hope to see you all again!
Class Summary Monday 19th June
Today we started with the game ‘Something…’ where you write the first thing that comes to your head and then compare with a partner. Then we played ‘Word Up ‘ which is an English trivia game.
I also gave you your reports.
On Wednesday it will be our last class. We will go for end of year drinks.
Class Summary Wednesday 14th June
Today we played Jeopardy and we guessed the celebrities from the ‘when they were young’ photos.
Revise and check section 7 and 8 from the book.
Bring in a photo of yourself from when you were young, preferably one that is hard to identify as you.
Have a good weekend!
Class Summary Tuesday 13th June
Today we did a fun lesson. We guessed the celebrities from their young pictures. Then we played Jeopardy.
Bring in a photo of yourself when you were younger, preferably one where it is hard to identify you. If you want to email it to me to print off I can.
Class Summary Monday 12th June
Today we started with a game of ‘stop the bus’.
Then we read about the TV show Dragon’s Den pn page 80-81 and to finish you came up with your own product to pitch to the group.
Complete the grammar on page 147 8B A and B
Class Summary Friday 9th June
Today we started with the job vocab A-Z challenge. Then we played ‘stop the bus’.
Then we did pages 78-79 ‘what’s the right job for you?’.
Page 164 Vocab Bank: Work
Page 147 Grammar Bank 8B
Writing assessment (if you haven’t done it already)
Class Summary Thursday 8th June
Today we played the game ‘on the bus’ and Alexis was the winner, Roser coming second! Then you spoke about your experiences of living abroad or of people you know and to finish we did the speaking assessment. Well done!
Class Summary Wednesday 7th June
Today we watched the video 52 jobs in 52 weeks and then you did the speaking assessment. Well done!
Class Summary Tuesday 6th June
Today we did the pro and anti veggie debte, the listening in the book and to finish we watched a mini-documentary about zoos.
Finish the writing assessment 🙂
Class Summary Thursday 1st June
Today we repeated Tuesday’s class for Roser, Nadia and Alexis 😀
Writing assessment due Tuesday 6th June
We will also do the speaking assessment on Tuesday or Thursday next week
Class Summary Wednesday 31st May
Today we started with a jobs quiz, watched a vimeo called ‘When I grow up’ and talked about how you decided on your careers.
Then we you talked about the vocab: Set up =
(be or get) Sacked =
Apply (for) =
and did Page 78 Look at the picture story. Match A-I with pictures 1-9
Then we did a…[Read more]
Class Summary Tuesday 30th May
Today we had an animal rights debate.
We did some reading and looked at objection and non-objection language.
To finish we did the listening assessment.
Writing assessment: due in Tuesday 6th June
Write a discursive essay on one of the following topics. Write approximately 250 words.
1 Nowadays it is…[Read more]
Class Summary Monday 29th May
Today we started with the error corrections from Marc, Enrique and David’s homework.
Then we did the pronunciation activity with ‘train’, ‘chair’ and ‘computer’.
We also read about the King of Complainers, Clive.
Next you did the customer complaint roleplay.
To finish we did the listening…[Read more]
Class Summary Friday 26th May
Today we started with the listening exam.
Then we did a lesson ‘Boys Night Out’ Practical English. We used practical English for making suggestions and watched Rob, Jenny and Paul.
To finish we looked a little bit at reported speech.
Writing assessment. Please email it to me on OHConnect as I will not be…[Read more]
Class Summary Thursday 25th May
Today we started by watching ‘The Emancipation of Prince’ with no sound and then you wrote the transcript of what he would say. Then we watched it with sound and learnt new vocab e.g. loathe, contempt etc. Then you did the animal idioms, the pronunciation of auxiliaries and to.
Do the reading…[Read more]
Class Summary Wednesday 24th May
Today we started with Vocab page 163 word building.
Then we did ‘The morning after the night before…’ practical English.
Then you planned the end of term party!
To finish we did a memory game with directed and reported speech.
PAGE 146 Grammar Bank 8A
Reading: Page 76 The King of C…[Read more]
Class Summary Tuesday 23rd May
Today we started with an A-Z animal challenge, then we talked about being ‘animal lovers’ or not. You then read the article on page 84 about the man who didn’t like animals.
You had a discussion about animals and your experiences with pets etc.
To finish we did the reading assessment.
Look at the…[Read more]
Class Summary Monday 22nd May
Today we did a class about nights out. You talked about university, nights out now and where you like to go out. You read a text about Newcastle and then you did Practical English ‘Boys Night Out’.
We looked at making suggestions. Next class we will watch ‘the morning after the night before’.
Think about…[Read more]
Class Summary Friday 19th May
Today we started by reviewing the grammar homework 7B, the crossword for houses and the vocab on page 162.
Then we talked about: How important it is to own your own home, (rather than renting)?
Do you spend a lot of money and effort making it look nice?
If cash were no problem what kind of home would you live in?…[Read more]
Class Summary Friday 12th May
Today we started the topic ‘Ideal Home’. We talked about types of places people may live, types of housing in the UK and then we did a dictation of our homes.
Then we looked at the phrase ‘flying the nest’ and 2nd conditional ‘waking up on the wrong side of the bed’.
Write about your ideal home.
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