Category Archives: Vocabulary

Sports

Listen to these commentators broadcasting different sports, can you guess which 6 sports they are? sport 1, sport 2, sport 3, sport 4, sport 5, sport 6 Here goes the transcript for you to check. You were able to guess … Continue reading

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Traditional children’s games

It seems that children games transcend national borders and all over the world children play very similar games with almost identical toys. Glossary Hide and seek Escondite Jump rope or skipping Saltar a la comba, la cuerda Catch Pilla pilla … Continue reading

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Games we used to play

Our dearest fuddy-duddies in class jog their past childhood memories and provide a nostalgic reminder about how much fun they had playing all time childhood games a few years ago (or rather a few decades ago for some of us, … Continue reading

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Money makes the world go round!: vocabulary and debates

Now let’s talk MONEY!

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The environment: vocabulary and debates

Are you aware of the problems our planet needs to face? Check this list of environmental problems on Wikipedia and try to complete this webquest on Earth problems too. While this guide to important environmental issues is not comprehensive, if you’re … Continue reading

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Hot Issues – part 2: vocabulary and debates

Second and final part of our hot issues presentations. Remember to click on the blue interactive media links below (they include video, audio and provide a link to any website with the click of a button) and scroll over the … Continue reading

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Home: life on Earth

Home is a 2009 documentary by Yann Arthus-Bertrand. The film is almost entirely composed of aerial shots of various places on Earth, it was filmed in 50 countries. It shows the diversity of life on Earth and how humanity is … Continue reading

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