Author: English Department

The Weather Forecast

Second graders have been learning and speaking about the weather. Last week the whole class drew pictures related to the weather vocabulary from the book. Next step was speaking. They were asking each other questions about the weather, practising both present and past simple (What is and What was) and the weather adjectives (sunny, foggy, cloudy, etc.). We had a lot… Read more →

My favorite object

It does not matter if you spell it ‘favorite’ or ‘favourite’, our students in 5th grade have told us about their most precious objects. First, last week, we played a guessing game: they brought their possessions wrapped in newspaper, and they had to find out who the owner of the object was. Then, we took a photo of them and… Read more →

Happy Valentine’s Day

Every year on February 14th, people honor their love for one another by spending time together and sharing Valentine’s messages of love. This day of love is a wonderful opportunity to share Valentine’s Day quotes and messages with all the people you truly care about. A cute Valentine’s quote is one way to make your sweetheart’s day. Read more →

Daily Five

At this stage of the game, all of you have already heard about this methodology. Children are very happy when Daily five day comes. They know what they have to do, at every different station. The expectations are clear. We have started introducing this system that comes from the States to help students improve the four skills (listening, reading, speaking… Read more →

Welcome Back

  Back to school!!! We know it is October, but we have been super busy preparing all the novelties we have this year that we will reveal little by little. We continue with our book Big Questions, remember to listen to the songs and stories after you listen to them in the classroom. Remember to watch TV in English, read… Read more →

COOKIE LAND

  At last, and sorry for the delay, these are being very busy days… Here you can watch two of the recordings taken last 4th of June in our School Hall. The first one corresponds to the performance in the morning, and the second one to the show offered to the parents in the afternoon. Nothing but to say that… Read more →

2nd Grade

In unit 7, we are practicing how to ask who the owner of an object is. The questions “Whose is this…?” and “whose are these…?” are the structures we are dealing with in this group, in this unit. To learn things better we believe that songs are essential, that is why we have prepared this videoclip for us to learn and… Read more →

THE FOOD PYRAMID 3.0

Hi everyone! This is the third time we display the Food Pyramid on the walls of our school. We are learning about Healthy habits and healthy choices when living, sleeping and eating. Our 6th graders have made models of foods on cardboard and stuck them on this huge pyramid. Apart from the foods you will find extra information about the… Read more →

Compare and Contrast

Take two objects, people, ideas… whatever… Identify their similarities and differences… Write them down in a worksheet… Compose a conclusion… That is what we have done in 2nd grade after studying the animals. We have compare Crocodiles to Monkeys.   Read more →

The Sword in the Stone

The year is 726. A sword called Excalibur is stuck in a stone. Only the true King of England can take it out. Meet King Arthur, Gwynevere, Sir Robin, Lancelot, Morgan La Fay and Merlin in this incredible and hilarious play. The theatre company Face2Face performed the play “The Sword in the stone” last 26th January in the school hall.… Read more →

Halloween 2017

Last Tuesday, 31st we celebrated Halloween at school and, as usual, we had lots of fun while doing many activities. Early, in the morning, the school was already full of monsters! Ghouls, witches, mummies, vampires… Soon after the break, we all gathered at the school hall to share chants and songs. 1st Grade 2nd Grade       3rd Grade… Read more →

The Colours of Autumn

This is being a super busy time in the English classroom. Learning, singing, speaking, playing and sharing. This time we wanted to show you how everything is changing around us because of the Autumn Season. Do you want to learn a beautiful poem? The Colours of Autumn Red like the apples on the apple tree. Black like blackberries, pick some… Read more →

WE ARE BACK!!!!

Dear Children and Parents, we are so proud to announce that we are back in business again!!! These first days have been crazy, organizing and preparing everything, classrooms, English boards, materials… but we are back and hope we enjoy another school year as we usually do.   See you around! Read more →

The Travel Guide project

Do you want to travel to a foreign country and have no idea about what to see, what to do, how to travel, where to stay, what restaurants to choose… Don’t hesitate and take a look at the projects the students in 6th grade have made. They gave these presentations to the rest of their classmates last week.     Read more →

The Town Song

The end of the school year is near. We have worked a lot, but we have also learnt so many things. We have learnt to sing songs and dance. We have learnt to act out in front of the camera. We have learnt, above all, that learning English is fun!   Read more →

Reading Buddies program

Little by little we are trying to set up a “Reading Buddies” program with our students. This is pairing older and younger students together to read aloud to each other. A few weeks ago, 6th graders went to see our 5-year-old ones and our first graders and read several books with them. Read more →

Every year 10 million tons of plastic end up in the ocean

  Plastic Change is an international organization based in Denmark. They raise awareness about the consequences of the increasing plastic pollution of the oceans and the environment in general. The amount of marine plastic waste will double over the next 10 years and if we do not act, the oceans will contain more plastic waste than fish by weight in… Read more →