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REFLEX ARC

Today in Biology class, we continued learning about the Nervous System, especifically the Reflex Arc. We had been studying the different types of neurones. Now we include them into the group of structures of the Reflex Arc. To dig further, … Sigue leyendo

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INVERSION

This term, in Language, we included a new grammatical rule: INVERSION. What is inversion? It is a reversal of the normal word order, especially placing the verb ahead of the subject. Although its use is very formal, indeed, we can identify it regularly. This way, … Sigue leyendo

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Berlin Blockade, 1948-1949

In History class we have been learning about the facts that took place in Berlin after the end of the Second World War. These especially put their focus point on the rivalry between the capitalist West countries and the communist … Sigue leyendo

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The Maze Runner – Booktube

In this first term, as our Term-Test of Oral or Speaking Skills, we were assigned each a book to read, about which, at the end of the term, we had to record a Booktube. This means uploading a video to … Sigue leyendo

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In Pursuit of Happyness

In Language, one of our homework tasks was to watch the movie “In Pursuit of Happyness”, starring Will Smith and his real life son Jayden Smith. The story revolves around this father and son who are abandoned by the wife/mother … Sigue leyendo

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For My Grandmother Knitting

In Literature, we read the poem by Liz Liz “For My Grandmother Knitting” and analysed the poem as a whole and separately each stanza. It talks about the different stages of life of a elderly aged woman who unlike what … Sigue leyendo

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The Story of an Hour

In Language, we read the short story by Kate Chopin “The Story of an Hour” and later discussed it during class. It unfolds around the situation of a woman who has just received the news of her husband’s unexpected, but … Sigue leyendo

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Descriptions into Poems

In Language class, we were assigned, in pairs, the task of taking pictures of a representative place from or city in order to, later, write a description of it. I wrote it with Abril Terán Frías, and we chose the … Sigue leyendo

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“Of White Hairs & Cricket”, by Rohinton Mistry

Some weeks ago, in Literature, we discussed the story, from Carmbridge’s Stories of Ourselves, “Of White Hairs & Cricket” written by Rohinton Mistry. This one unfolds around the life of a twelve year old kid who comes to understand the … Sigue leyendo

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Lion heart by Amanda Chong

In Literature class, as regards the IGCSE’s syllabus, we continued on reading, analysing and learning the poem Lion Heart by Amanda Chong from “Songs of Ourselves”. According to a post on the professor’s blog, in groups, we had to analyse the … Sigue leyendo

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