lunes, 7 de enero de 2019

HAPPY NEW YEAR! ANY RESOLUTIONS?


HAPPY 2019!!!
Have you heard about New Year's Resolutions?

A New Year's resolution is a commitment that a person makes to one or more personal goals, projects, or the reforming of a habit. People committing themselves to a New Year's resolution generally plan to do so for the whole following year. This lifestyle change is generally interpreted as advantageous.



Here you have some of the most common resolutions:

-Quit smoking
-Get in shape
-Save more, spend less
-Dedicate more time to family
-Read more
-Learn a musical instrument
-Get in to a relationship
-Learn a new language
-Control temper:
-Keep up with the resolutions



Other lists include:

■Keeping in touch with friends more
■Exercising more
■Eating a more healthy diet
■Relaxing more
■Helping family more
■Learning something new
■Saving more money
■Reducing loans and debts.
■Becoming a volunteer for a local organization or charity
■Making regular contributions to a world wide charity
■Being more environmentally aware
■Recycling more products
■Helping a neighbour or a friend in need


Add comments with your resolutions for 2019.

jueves, 20 de diciembre de 2018

SOMETHIN' STUPID

Enjoy this beautiful song our teacher Iria Barcia has just posted and practise your listening and pronunciation skills:



ACTIVITY





domingo, 16 de diciembre de 2018

ENGLISH FOR BEGINNERS AT XMAS


Enjoy this Christmas video with a Polish protagonist. Unmissable, both hilarious and a tear jerker!



QUESTIONS
1.-Who is the main character in the video?

2.-Does the main character live alone?

3.-What is the main character learning?

4.-What does he do to learn?

5.-What happens on the bus?

6.-Where does he go at the end of the video?

7.-How does he travel?

8.-Where does he stay?

9.-Who does he meet at the end of the video?


10.-So, why is he learning?

jueves, 1 de noviembre de 2018

CELEBRATING HALLOWEEN IN THE LIBRARY

Norba School Library was transformed into a haunted place by the decorations set up by our students. Have look if you dare!!!
Congratulations for the great work!!!













martes, 30 de octubre de 2018

HALLOWEEN RECIPES

Today our 4th year students delighted us with some Halloween recipes. Awards were given to "Revolting", "Presentation" and "Originality". The winners were Miriam Murillo and Lucía Fondón (Revolting), Carmen Ambrona and Sancho Quesad (Originality), María Mateos, Julia Rivero, Rebeca Merino and Ana Vázquez (Presentation). Congratulations to the winners and to all the participants who did a great job!!! And congratulations to our teacher Ana Isabel Rodríguez for designing this task!!!
























domingo, 21 de octubre de 2018

TALKING ABOUT BOOKS AND FILMS

Tired of always using the same vocabulary when talking about books and films. Here you have useful expressions to improve your presentations and writings. Don't miss them!

IELTS Books and Films Vocabulary