Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Unit 8:2

Check Ex 2 and 3
Finish Exercises from Practice
Grammar 8-2
Practice 1
Already and Yet + Speaking 8-3
Reading 8-1 + Write about your country/city and how the people care or don't care about the environment.


Homework


  1. Ex 1 and 2
  2. Make your Youtube Video 
Natural Disaster listening
911 call Reviews
Weather
Passives and Environment 
Pronunciation

1. According to scientific studies, what effects can the weather have on people?
2. What causes changes in the weather in the British Isles?
3. According to some researchers, what effect has human activity in Europe and
North America had on Africa?
4. How can pine cones and seaweed help us predict the weather?
5. How reliable is technology in predicting the weather?
6. What did a recent study by an Australian psychologist suggest?
7. What’s the connection between weather and disease?
8. What are storm-chasers


Monday, 28 October 2013

Unit 8:1

Natural Disasters 
Grammar 8-1 + Examples
Ex 1 and 2
Practice
Vocabulary


Homework

1. Vocabulary Ex 1
2. Choose 10 words from Unit 8 vocabulary (the 10 most difficult for you) and write 10 sentences OR one paragraph
3. Grammar 8:1 Ex 3

*** Only share your sentences (Homework 2)

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Wednesday, 16 October 2013

Unit 6:2

Check Homework (Ex 3/4)
Check Sentences
To
Infinitive 6:2
Practice
Gerund or Infinitive 
Speaking 6-7
Boxing Listening 


Homework 


  1. Unit 6 Vocabulary Exercise (Complete all 20 questions) 
  2. Boxing Listening  - Write meanings for the vocabulary words. 

You do NOT need to share these documents with me today. 

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1st and 2nd Conditional 
Jeopardy Game
Making funny sentences

Unit 6:1


  1. Finish Vocabulary 
  2. Gerunds (Grammar 6-1)
  3. Exercise 1, 2 and 3
  4. Speaking 6-4
  5. Speaking 6-6
  6. Listening 6-2 

Homework

  1. Write 3 sentences with Gerunds as objects of prepositions
  2. Write 3 sentences with Gerunds  as objects of verbs
  3. Ex  4 and 3

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

News stories

A story



  • Find an interesting story that is happening in the world
  • Read and understand it
  • Write the story again in note form (most important information)
  • Present in small groups (you will be in 2 different groups)
CNN News
CBC News
Google News
Yahoo News
World News Network 

Or any other news site (In ENGLISH)

Monday, 14 October 2013

Unit 5 quiz

Grammar 5-5
Quiz 5
Correction
Adverb sentences (corrections and finishing)
Vocabulary Unit 6
Questions with Vocabulary


Homework


  1. Finish Unit 6 vocabulary notes
  2. Read 6:1 Notes 

Tuesday, 8 October 2013

Unit 5:2

Check h/w
Future Tense practice 
Ex 5:2
Make your own predictions
Speaking 5:3
Listening 5-2
Some Any No


HOMEWORK
1. Finish your writing "My plans in the next 5 years."
2. Try to write 8-10 facts from the "25 Mind Boggling facts video"

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Money Quiz
You and Money questionnaire 

Coca Cola Advert 

"The grandfather ate less than his grandson."

Sunday, 6 October 2013

Tuesday, 1 October 2013

Unit 4:2


  1. Teach 2 words 
  2. Check Homework 
  3. Student one
  4. Studnet two
  5. Modals of Permission 
  6. Grammar 4-2 ANSWERS 
  7. Requests and permission 
  8. UVic practice

Homework


  1. Study for your vocabulary quiz for Thursday (Book words)
  2. Verbs (Due Thursday)
  3. Make your video or voice recording for the quiz on Friday. You must send it to leanne.packer@canada-english.com by FRIDAY at 2pm
  4. Continue with your Writing, also due FRIDAY at 2pm