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Illustrator Millie Marotta

Hello everyone,
Do you like drawing? Are you good at Art?
Then you must know this famous British illustrator called Millie Marotta.
Read about Millie and answer:

She is 40 years old and she was born in Wales, UK.
She lives in Tenby, Wales.
She was a teacher but she's an illustrator now.
She works from home.
She normally has got a cup of tea and some biscuits on her desk
Her first book was Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom and her second book was Tropical Wonderland.

Answer these questions about Millie:
How old is Millie?
Where does she live?
What's her job?
What's the name of her first book? And her second?


Here you can see some books by Millie Marotta. She is the author of bestselling Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom, Tropical Wonderland, Wild Savannah and Curious Creatures.
This is Millie.
























Picture: Taken from Daily Mail newspaper published 28th March.
She has created a wonderful illustration for everybody to print, colour and display in United Kingdom (UK) people's windows in order to show they love and support Health staff.
You can download it here:
Millie Marotta's Heart

Tasks:
1. Downloand the heart and colour it.
2. Take a picture of your drawing and share it on twitter (if you want) #ColourForOurcares     #LoveNHS
3. Upload your drawing onto this board and stick a note with your name and an adjective showing a positive feeling. Here you have some examples. Use a dictionary if you need it.

Calm         Confident.      Dynamic.     Grateful.       Proud.      Peaceful    Hopeful    Friendly
   



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Clocks go forward an hour

Hello everyone,
Yesterday clocks went forward. I was a little sleepy when I woke up this morning because we lost an hour in bed.
Can you investigate this, please?:

1. Do you know the famous clock on this tower?
2. What's the name of the clock?
3. Where is it?
4. What's the name of the tower?
5. What was the name of the tower before?
6. How old is the clock?
7. How tall is the tower? Is it taller than Eiffel tower?
8. What is the meaning of the abbreviation BST?



























An expert team changed the time yesterday night again. Watch this amazing video.

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Lean out the window/balcony and clap.

Hello everybody,
Millions of people  pay a heartfelt tribute to health workers ("personal sanitario") in different countries every day. Across Spain, people lean out the window or balcony to applaud and whoop.


Everybody knows that NHS staff are risking their own health to help others.
Can you post your audio/video clip here? Post a video featuring people in your street/community clapping their thanks.   Use the hastag #clapfor   followed by the name of your place.

Example: #HealthworkerclapPetrer    #HealthWorkersclapMadrid   #HealthworkerClapLondon

IMPORTANT: Avoid posting personal or family videos, please. In case you want to share try to protect your image. Thank you.

Vocabulary:
Whoop: vitorear.             Lean out: Asomarse
Heartfelt: sincero.
Health workers: personal sanitario.
Can you find a synonymous of clap? And NSH staff?  Just for English learners.

Write below your clips if you want. Thanks for your contribution. 


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I am happy/I feel good. Keep healthy

Hello everyone,
How do you feel? I hope fine.
It's important to feel good, heep healthy  and try to do different activities these days.

Do you know this town? And the song?



Write two actions which make you feel happy. Follow the model.

  1. I am happy when I read my favourite book.
  2. I feel good when I play the guitar.
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Sesame Street. Fun at home.

Hello everyone,
How are you? I hope fine.
Abby and Elmo are at home and they have got a big, big problem.
They can't go outside because it's raining.
They stay at home but they can have fun. Do you know how they can do it?

Fun at home


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Game of chores. What chores do you do at home?

Hello everyone,
Do you collaborate at home? I hope so.

Watch this video and learn new vocabulary about household chores.
Househld chores 1.


Activity Game of Chores  from Learn English  Kids

Think about all the chores you do or make.
It can be funny if you want.

Here you have a poem called "Game of chores".

1) Do the activity preparation. Match the word to the pics.

2) Listen to the poem two or three times.

3) Listen to the poem and write the correct answer.

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World Poetry Day. Gloria Fuertes "El gato garabato".

Hello everyone,
How are you? I hope fine.
Today is World Poetry Day and we want to do something special for this celebration.

Do you want to create an Acrostic poem about Easter?
You can:

  1. Do it on a piece of paper and share your pic on Twitter using this #WorldPoetrySDS
  2. Create it using a digital tool and share it with your teacher or on twitter #WorldPoetryDay
  3. Languages: English or Spanish.
  4. Decorate as beautiful as you can, please.
  5. You have got a wall below where you can also add it (ask the password in case you haven't go it). @javiersellers71
Look at this example:




















Add your creation here.

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Now listen to Gloria Fuertes and "El gato garabato".


Enjoy it!

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Google Classroom Tutorials

Hello everyone,
Here you can check this presentation about CLASSROOM. Thanks for watching.





By the way, Sara P has already handed her piece of work in Google Classroom.
It's her Easter Card for their pen pals in England. Brilliant as usual!!!


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Father's Day 2020

Hello everyone,
How are you? I hope fine.
Happy Father's Day and Saint José.

Today we want to say thanks to our dad and mums and show the love we have for them.
Our confinement with much  love and best wishes is easy.

Do you like poems?
Our pen pals have recorded this poem called "I love you" by Kim Phan is great.



Do you like the poem? Clik here to read the poem "I love you". Practise and try to learn it.

Challenge: Record at least a verse and send it to your teacher.

You can also use this padlet to record your poem or add one you know, Spanish or English.

La contraseña es la misma que les he facilitado en la hoja enviada a tercero y cuarto.
Quinto y sexto la tiene en su correo.

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Make pancakes at home. It's funny.

Hello everyone,
How are you these days ? Parks, sports centres, schools, ... close and we have to stay at home.
Cooking can be a good option to learn English. Do you like pancakes?
Can you make a pancake? What is your favourite flavour?
Our pen pals have made these presentations for us.

Arun and Olly.




Ella




Kaytlin, Charlotte and Sam

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