Thursday, 27 June 2013

Unit 2 quiz

Vocabulary warm up
Quiz 2
Correction
Conversation 
Travel and Nationalities 

After quiz reading (Real Estate Blog) 

HOMEWORK

1. Read Unit 3 Grammar notes 3-1

2. Write a paragraph about your long weekend. 
What did you do?
Where did you go?
Who did you see?
What did you buy?

Use a Google document, use past simple and share to leanne.packer@canada-english.com

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Unit 2

HOMEWORK


  1. Ex 1 and 2 (The document is in Drive called "Present Continuous - Conversation)
Dictation answers (This is not homework)

State Verbs 
Examples of state verbs are:
Sentences 
  • Be
  • Have
  • Cost
  • Need
  • Want
  • Like
  • Love
  • Hate
  • Believe
  • Think
  • Know
  • Hope
Unit 2 Grammar
Find Someone Who
Check Homework
Vocabulary Dictation
Speaking 2-4
Some general grammar

Sunday, 23 June 2013

Friday, 21 June 2013

Unit 1 Friday

Questions 

Homework

1. Study for your Unit 1 quiz
- Grammar
- Vocabulary

2. Exercise 1, 2, 3, 4 (share to Leanne when you finish)

3. Writing - Write about your weekend routine in Canada. Use present simple and I would like you to write minimum 5 sentences. 
(Share to Leanne when you finish) 

Example

In Canada, On Friday night I usually hang out with my friends and we go to a restaurant downtown. After that, we go to a part of to a club.... 

Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Unit 1

20 questions (sticker on back)
Vocabulary Exercise 1 + Sentences
Present Simple Warm up (Ex 1 and 2)
Exercises 
Introduction Dialogues


Conversation Club

Conversation Ideas

  • 3 favorite things you like to do:

  • My favorite subjects at school are/were?

  • If I could go anywhere, I would go to …why?

  • My three greatest strengths are

  • 2 goals I have for the future

  • 2 dream jobs I have are

  • 2 role models
TOPICS

spicy food
fear of flying
kissing in public
eating meat / vegetarians
obesity
end of the world
space travel
aliens
hangovers
Starbucks
hostels / backpacking


What did you do questions

1. What did you do yesterday?

2. What did you do on Saturday?

3. What did you do last October?

4. What did you do on your last vacation?

5. What did you watch at the movies last time?

6. What happened in the movie?

7. What did you eat for breakfast this morning?

8. Where did you go last night?

9. What happened?

10. What did you do on the last day in your country,
before you came to Vancouver?

11. What did you do on your last birthday?

12. What gifts did you get?



Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Speaking warm up: What kind of food do you eat in your country and in Canada?
Homework work Check 
Vocabulary Exercise 
Present Simple
Routine Questionnaire 
Present Simple Tic Tac Toe 
Review of the day 

Monday, 17 June 2013

Monday, 10 June 2013

Unit 12:1

Introductions 
The Olympics dictation 
How Long? (Grammar 12-1)
Photo discussion 
Vocabulary Unit 12
Speaking 12-4


NOTES FROM TUESDAY 


HOMEWORK 
1. Write a sentence for every verb and adjective 

Wednesday, 5 June 2013

Unit 11:3

Have you ever?
Info Gap A
Info Gap B
Passive writing 
Passive Quiz

The Robbery

Last night some people robbed the school. They took some supplies. They broke a window. They stole a television and two computers. Finally, they photocopied all the final exam papers.

Now you write a story
sample titles: the kidnapping, the murder, the corruption scandal

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Unit 11-2

Check Homework 
Subject Object practice
Speaking Passive (class)
Modals + Passive
Exercise 3
Speaking (Passive + Modals)
Listening 

Homework
In a Google document, write passive sentences with


could
couldn't
would
wouldn't
should
shouldn't
must
mustn't
will
won't
can
can't

Share to leanne.packer@canada-english.com
Email me if you have any questions 


Monday, 3 June 2013

Unit 11:1

Numbers

Subjects and Objects 
Quick present Simple Practice
Past Participle Practice
Subjects and Objects + Passive (Present and Past)
Passive practice (present, past and future)
Verbs Unit 11



HOMEWORK

NOTES FROM TUESDAY



Conversation Questions

Where were you born?
How did you get your name?
What does your name mean?
What can you remember about elementary school?
What sports did you do?
Did you study hard at high school?
Do you still have friends from your school days?
Did you study again after you left high school?
Do you remember your first boyfriend or girlfriend?
What is your best memory of childhood?
What was your first job?
Have you lived in many different places?
What would you change about your life if you could?
What's the best thing that happened to you recently?