Archivo de la categoría: Short Stories

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

Publicado en 3AC2018, English, Language, Review, Short Stories, Term - Tests, Vocabulary | Etiquetado , | Deja un comentario

The Tell Tale Heart

Today, first day of classes of October, in Language, we worked in pairs, writing a dialogue based on the famous story written by Edgar Allan Poe, “The Tell Tale Heart”. In order to write the comunication between the policemen and … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Language, Short Stories, Work in Groups, Writings | Etiquetado , , , , | Deja un comentario

Dumb Martian Drawings

Last week, in Language, we had to read a short story called ¨Dumb Martian¨ by John Wyndman, about a martian, called Lellie, who was bought by a man, called Duncan, who would traffic her with him to work in Jupiter … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Homework, Language, Short Stories, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , , | Deja un comentario

AN EYE FOR AN EYE

In Language, before the winter holidays, we started working, in groups, on the criminal story by Jeffrey Archer of  ‘An Eye for an Eye’. We had to develope some questions as regards vocabulary and a role-play between Sir Mathew and … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Homework, Language, Review, Short Stories, Term - Tests, Vocabulary, Work in Groups, Writings | Etiquetado , , , , | Deja un comentario

ORAL – Robert & the Dog

As you may know, in Language, we were working with the story from Global Tales, Robert & the Dog, by Saro-Wiwa. Therefore, for Speaking Skills, we have been asked to record an audio from a summary of this story as … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Homework, Language, Review, Short Stories, Term - Tests, Writing & Oral | Etiquetado , , | Deja un comentario

Robert & the Dog

Last Wednesday, as Language homework, we read and analysed the story from Global Tales, Robert and the Dog by Ken Saro-Wiwa. We talked about the different economic situations displayed, the critisism that the author gives to the society, the jealousy that … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Homework, Language, Short Stories, Stories, Term - Tests, Vocabulary, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , , | Deja un comentario

AN ASTROLOGER’S DAY

In Language lessons, in the last month we have been analyzing the short story, An Astrologer’s Day, by R. K Narayan, from the book Gobal Tales. We had to explain the setting, the plot, the characters and the atmosphere for … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Homework, Language, Short Stories, Vocabulary, Work in Groups | Etiquetado , , , | Deja un comentario

Summarizing ‘Eleven’

During the previous lessons of Language, we’ve been working on the story ‘Eleven’ by Sandra Cisneros. Therefore, as we need to learn how is the structure of a summary, we had prepare a summary of ‘Eleven’ and a cover for … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Homework, Language, Short Stories, Writing & Oral | Deja un comentario

Did you ever feel like Rachel?

On the previous classes, in Language, we’ve been preparing presentations, in groups, about a new Short Story that we read, called “Eleven”. This one, talks about a girl, called Rachel, who thinks and feels she is not only eleven years … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 2AC2017, Activities, English, Language, Short Stories, Vocabulary, Work in Groups | Deja un comentario

4 Mean Men & a Commode

The last short story that we read was called Parson’s Pleasure by Roald Dahl, which introduced the business of a dealer who found the treasures of the countryside and started a business there cheating on people. There were some some … Sigue leyendo

Publicado en 1AC2016, Activities, English, Homework, Language, Short Stories, Vocabulary, Work in Groups, Writing & Oral | Etiquetado , , | Deja un comentario