Thursday, 24 November 2016


How much do you know about Thanksgiving? Read these facts and decide if they are true or false.
  1. Local native Americans invited the Pilgrims to share a meal with them.
  2. This meal immediately became an annual tradition.
  3. The celebration lasted several days and there was lots of eating and hunting.
  4. They celebrated their first successful harvest.
  5. The first menu consisted of turkey and potatoes but there wasn’t pumpkin pie.
  6. The first celebration was announced by President George Washington on 26th November 1789.
  7. It became an annual tradition at the beginning of the 20th century.
  8. The diary of a pilgrim inspired a writer to recreate the first thanksgiving feast.
  9. The date to celebrate Thanksgiving has been the same since the 18th century.
  10. President Lincoln was the first to grant the first official pardon to a turkey.
  11. These turkeys live in the White House until they die.
Now watch this video and check your answers. 

Wednesday, 5 October 2016


Welcome to this blog. It's a pleasure to be your teacher. I hope you find it useful and it helps you to practice the language.
Bienvenidos a este blog. Es un placer ser vuestra profesora. Espero que os parezca útil y os ayude a practicar el idioma.

If you want to contact me, please send an email.
Si queréis contactar conmigo, mandadme un correo electrónico.
To know how to say the alphabet in English, click here. You can practise more here.
Para poder decir el abecedario en inglés, pincha aquí. Podéis practicar más aquí.

Monday, 18 April 2016

Básico 1- There is/are, there was/were

If you like using your mobile, have a look at this site, there is an app to help you with irregular verbs.

You can listen and repeat the sentences in the video.

Lots of links to practice there is/there are
Matching exercise, simple.

List of exercises to practise this grammar point.
There was/there were. Click on the green triangle to do the next exercise.

Sunday, 17 April 2016

Intermedio 1-Passive voice

Do you need further practice? Click here.

Enjoy the song while you do this worksheet. Don't look at the answers before listening, cover them!


And if you want to watch Casablanca trailer again, visit this old post

Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Básico 1- Past simple, regular and irregular vebs

Here you are the presentations to practise the past simple and its pronunciation.

GOOD NEWS! I've been surfing the net and there is a site where you can practise the pronunciation of irregular verbs: click here.

You can download an app for your mobile phone (android).

This site helps you to pronounce the past form of regular verbs too, but it is not so much fun.

This is the activity about famous people and the jobs they had before they were famous.
Click here and download a worksheet to revise "was/were". And for the answers click here.

Explanation and a variety of exercises. Some are difficult.
Exercise 1
Exercise 2

Friday, 26 February 2016

Básico 1- Personal pronouns. Likes

Personal pronouns

And to compensate for the song I played today in class, try this slow song by Eric Clapton. Click here to do an activity.

Thursday, 28 January 2016

Básico 1- Listenings

And to finish and relax, do this exercise for the following song:

Thursday, 14 January 2016

Básico 1-Telling the time. Prepositions

Use this video and  presentation to revise "Telling the time". I hope you like them. There are some exercises at the end of each one.
Usad este vídeo y la presentación para revisar "La hora". Espero que os gusten. Hay ejercicios al final de cada uno.

Telling the time ppt from Ali Calagurris

You can find more practice in this interactive book.
Podéis encontrar más prácitca en este libro interactivo. Para verlo en pantalla completa pinchad: Afficher en plein écran

This is a listening (not very easy one) about times.
And another listening about daily routines (not easy)