Thursday, 28 April 2016

Unit 2:2

Vocabulary Game
Check Homework 
Past Perfect - Student A / Student B
Speaking 3:8
Listening Review 
Compound Sentences with Transition Words 

Homework 
Finish Exercise 2 from Transition Words
therefore
however
in addition
eventually
for example
finally
as a result

Friday, 22 April 2016

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Thursday, 14 April 2016

L&S 115/120

Unit 1:3

Finish Part B
Writing: Topic Sentences
Have / Have got

Homework 
1) Study for unit 1 Quiz
2) Send me your summaries about the diet presentation information,
3) Ex 3 from Topic Sentences
4) Exercise 1: Extra/optional practice for have/have got 



Unit 1:2

Finish presentations and then we will do presentations!
Common Mistakes
Writing: Topic Sentences
Speaking: 1:8

Homework 

Write a summary about all of the information that you learned from the presentations.
Please use a Google Doc
Send to me by Friday night
Please check your grammar before you send it to me
leanne.packer@canada-english.com

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Unit 1:1

Ache, hurt, and pain
Listening 1:3: Fit kids have better scores! 
Vocabulary
Auxiliary verbs
Speaking 1:5

At home Practice

1) Write 9 sentences OR 1 paragraph using these words. 
Please use a Google Document and share to: 
leanne.packer@canada-english.com 

1. more likely
2. recall
3. lack of
4. severely 
5. concern
6. diabetes
7. fit/unfit
8. vigorous
9. emerge 

2) Study ACHE PAIN HURT document from this morning. I will give you a QUIZ tomorrow!! 

Thursday, 7 April 2016

125 Listening & Speaking

12:3

Exam Review
Speaking: 12:7
Reading: 12:2
Game: Phrasal verbs 
Speaking: 12:9
Grammar: Check Homework 

Speaking exam:
Due Friday by 3 pm 
Max 5 minutes
no reading, only speaking naturally
Instructions are on ssmrtenglish.com
Any problems? Email me at: leanne.packer@canada-english.com

Homework 
Grammar 12:3 - Do as many exercises as you want to. 
I'll send you the answers. 

NOTES ON PHRASAL VERBS 

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Unit 12:2

Speaking: The Universe 
Listening: What did they say?
Homework: Check + Speaking 
Vocabulary: Ex 1


Homework 

DUE: Thursday
Read Grammar notes 12:2
Do exercise 1 and 2

DUE: By Monday
1) Optional Homework #1 (advanced)
Write a summary (100-150 words about the article that we read in class). Here are 2 pages of helpful advice about writing summaries. Page 2 contains lots of examples. 
Remember, it is not important that you understand every detail or understand every meaning. You should just look for the main ideas and then write a small paragraph about what you can understand. 

2) Optional Homework #2 (intermediate) 
Choose 10 new words from the article and write 10 sentences. Some examples are: track down, disintegrate, confirm, intact etc...





Tuesday, 5 April 2016

125 Listening & Speaking

Warm-up: Quantifiers: Who Makes the World Go Round 
Listening: Matchy Matchy Couples in Korea 
SpeakingFads and Trends Interviews
Grammar: Auction! Ache, Hurt and Pain 

Unit 12:1

Fill in the blanks: Mixed Tenses 
Listening: Fill in the blanks (Phrasal Verbs - Unit 11)
Speaking: 11.9 (Finish) 

Writing: Coordinators, Conjunctions and Transitions and Connectors 
Listening: What did they say?
Grammar: Reported Speech 
Vocabulary: Make a question!

Homework 
1) Ex: 1 2 3
2) Writing - Write 6 sentences with these words: 
therefore, moreover, despite, yet, so, whereas, 

Friday, 1 April 2016

125 Listening & Speaking

Liar Liar
Super Polite! Student A / Student B 
Could you tell me...
Do you know...
I was wondering...
Do you have any idea...
I’d like to know...

Unit 11:2/11:3

Speaking warm-upStudent A / Student B 
Cheat sheet!: Subject/Verb Agreement 
GrammarQuestions Tags 11:2
Speaking: Phrasal Verbs - 11.9

Practice for the weekend

11:1
Indirect Questions 
#1
#2
#3

11:2
Questions Tags
Question Tag practice 
Question Tag Practice 2
Ex 1 and 2

11:3
Phrasal Verbs 
READ about Phrasal Verbs