This lesson contains 42 slides, with interactive quizzes, text slides and 2 videos.
Lesson duration is: 120 min
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Slide 1 - Link
What is Assignment 3
Over the period of the next 4 weeks you will introduce yourselves to your classmates and to me. You will tell us something about your character, your family, your background, your culture etc. by making a photo diary. I want you to take a photo about something that will introduce/ show/ tell everybody else something more about you and your family. Each photo will be accompanied by a short description that explains the photo or why you have chosen to put that photo in to your photo diary. In the final week you will load up your photo diary to Google classroom and present it to the rest of the class.
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Present your pictures and the texts in the form of a short diary and put load it up to your EIO folder on Google Classroom. Criteria Min. 250 words, letter type Arial/Verdana or Cambria, size 12. Your diary must have a front page on which you need to include your name, class and date.
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This week you need to take at least 3 photos that describe your character. Accompany this photo with one word (one adjective). For example: Are you very sweet? Take a photo of a jar of honey and use the adjective “sweet”.
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Everyone thinks Chloe’s life is easy just because she gets good marks at school. Life is very different for her neighbour Craig. At school the other students laugh at him and at home his dad is always telling him off, but one day Chloe discovers Craig’s special talent ...
Do the preparation task first. Then watch the short film and do the exercises to check your understanding.
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to fit in
life’s a beach
a piece of cake
a juggling act
to day dream
something that is easy
doing or managing several things at once
a student who makes other students in the class laugh
to keep two or more objects in the air by throwing and catching them
to think nice thoughts to yourself while you are awake
life is great
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Slide 7 - Video
doesn’t think he/she fits in at school
gets good marks at school
spills juice on his/her clothes
knocks things off the teacher’s desk
daydreams in class
is always late for class
wants to help his/her friend
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Chloe thinks her life ...
is better than Craig's life
is to busy
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At school Chloe thinks she ...
doesn’t belong to a particular group.
is a girlie girl.
is an Emo
is not popular
Slide 10 - Quiz
Chloe thinks she ...
the students in her class are very funny.
Craig is a clown
the students in her class are clowns.
wants to join a circus
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Chloe tells Craig that ...
she got better results than him.
his results are better than hers.
it’s not OK for his dad to shout at him.
She is in love with him.
Slide 12 - Quiz
Chloe thinks _______________ is a puppet.
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Chloe sees Craig from her bedroom window. He is ...
eating an apple.
arguing with his dad.
arguing with his teacher.
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When Craig knocks the teacher’s apple off her desk ...
the class learns that he can juggle.
the teacher tells him off.
Craig tells the other students not to laugh at him.
Chloe gets the blame.
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At the end of the film, Craig ...
teaches Chloe how to juggle.
tells his dad to be nicer to him.
says his life is a juggling act.
goes to join the circus.
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Discussion - in pairs
Can you juggle?
What could you teach someone else to do?
What would you like to learn how to do?
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Topic: Your life outside of school.
This section will be about your hobbies, interests and activities.
(A minimum of 3 photos with a short explanation of each photo)
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Week two: Topic: Your life outside of school.
This section will be about your hobbies, interests and activities. (A minimum of 3 photos with a short explanation of each photo)
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Slide 20 - Video
Duncan Parcells decided to build Titan City because ...
He’d always wanted to be an architect.
He’d always had an interest in architecture.
He’d always liked Minecraft.
He was addicted to gaming
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He used a special program to ...
a. redesign Titan City.
draw the blocks in Titan City.
count how many blocks there were in Titan City.
Stop himself getting addicted to the game.
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There were roughly ...
5.5 million blocks used in the city
3.5 million blocks used in the city.
4.5 million blocks used in the city
2 million blocks used in the city.
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Titan City was built over ...
the span of two years.
the span of three years.
the span of two and a half years.
In a week.
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Have you played Minecraft? What do you like to build? Why do you think it's so popular?
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Have you ever tried jet-skiing? Do you have any hobbies or interests that you don't share with your friends?
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Week Three: Topic: My Family.
Introduce your family, friends, pets, home etc. Don’t forget to write a short story to explain or introduce all of the photos that you have included.
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Jessica was found when she was seven years old.
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Hippo that lives in a house
Are the sentences true or false?
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Tony and his wife give her weak sweet coffee twice a day
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She's already broken a sofa and a bed
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Jessica lives in the river with a pod of hippos.
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The hippo kills more humans in Africa than any other wild mammal.
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Tony's wife considers Jessica to be a member of the family.
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Jessica spends most of the day sleeping.
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At the end of the day, Jessica likes a massage.
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Pets and family
Tell your partner about your pet.
If you don't have a pet, tell them about your family.
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Topic: choose your own topic.
But keep in mind that it has to do with you, what you like, and of course, it needs to be something you
like to share.
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Hand-in date: Tuesday the 30th of October
This is a compulsory report for your EIO binder.
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Some parts of this lesson have been adapted from "Learn English for Teens" from The British Council.