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MUSIC's also a way...

   ... to the 'Anglosphere' :o)
4 août 2016 4 04 /08 /août /2016 09:12

Did you know that today is the current President of the U.S.A.'s birthday ?

Honestly, I didn't, but let's focus on his birth place, shall we ?! He was born in the capital of Hawaii... Honolulu.

Hawaii became the 50th state of the U.S.A.

(the most recent one !) in 1959.

It is the only state located in Oceania.

Here are its main islands :

 

4 juillet 2016 1 04 /07 /juillet /2016 07:00

Every year, Independence   Day  is celebrated

by the Americans on July 4 :

 

 

15 mars 2016 2 15 /03 /mars /2016 20:04

This song evokes Atlas, one of the Titans from the Greek mythology.

Coldplay wrote it for the "Hunger Games : Catch Fire" film soundtrack.

The lyrics video makes many allusions to space phenomena, such as star trails and mythological constellations.

BAC >> I hope you liked the song... and even if you didn't, keep in mind that the lyrics may be related to  "Myths & Heroes" English concept.

7 mars 2016 1 07 /03 /mars /2016 16:01

10 days to go before St Patrick's Day !

http://www.crazywebsite.com/Website-Clipart-Pictures-Videos/Saint-Patricks-Day/Animated-Shamrock-04.gif

These infographics tell us about mythical Saint Patrick, the history of the saint and other facts and trivia.

     Dans 10 jours, la Saint Patrick et ses festivités : clique sur les infographies pour en savoir davantage sur cette célèbre tradition d'origine irlandaise !

St Patrick's Day

Roundup

St Patrick's Day

by the numbers

 

A brief history & fun facts

 

 

http://thumbnails.visually.netdna-cdn.com/st-patricks-day-by-the-numbers_502916241f2b5_w1500.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

  http://cashforgoldusa.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/stpattys-history.jpg

 

 

22 février 2016 1 22 /02 /février /2016 09:59

# 1 : Prepositions of place : 10 cartoons (February 20, 2016).

# 2 : Prepositions of place : 30 marble drawings :-)

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6èmes -->  : entrainez--vous à partir du lien #1.

Pour les plus curieux...

repérez 3 prépositions supplémentaires sur le tableau ci-dessus, afin de les présenter à la classe (créez 1 phrase complète avec chacune d'entre elles).

Published by Ms Mirza - dans GRAMMAR
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20 février 2016 6 20 /02 /février /2016 15:56

 

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Published by MMirza - dans GRAMMAR
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14 février 2016 7 14 /02 /février /2016 06:56

Wish to learn more on Valentine's Day tradition and habits ? You'll find about them in the infographic below :

http://d2nd1faw866zkf.cloudfront.net/uploads/infographic/infographic_image_one/1321/history-infographic-valentines-day-by-the-numbers.jpg

This infographic tells you about the history of Saint Valentine, and Valentine's Day in the United States.

The illustration results from a collaboration between history.com and Column Five.

2 février 2016 2 02 /02 /février /2016 20:36
Today is "Groundhog Day" !

First... what's a groundhog ?!
                Just contemplate the photo below :o)
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ee/Groundhog-Standing2.jpg
 Click on the picture to read a short article on Simple English Wikipedia...

You will need information to complete the mini  webquest I have just prepared for you : click on the PDF logo http://www.sinuscom.org/temp/Acrobat-Reader.pngto learn about these rodents...  and about Groundhog Day !
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(1) =  Licensed under the GFDL by April King -aka Marumari
rodents are mammals with large, sharp front teeth, such as mice, hamsters, etc

2 février 2016 2 02 /02 /février /2016 13:01

12 days to go... brush up your vocabulary :)

[Infographic by Grammar.net]

1 septembre 2015 2 01 /09 /septembre /2015 06:17