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   ... to the 'Anglosphere' :o)
2 juin 2010 3 02 /06 /juin /2010 21:50

Here's a grammar sheet I've just prepared to help my little frogs cope with choosing a quantifier, for it isn't easy... there are so many of them !!


Click on ^^^ the folder

to get the recap :the main quantifiers are categorized in a table which is meant to help you :o)

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1 juin 2010 2 01 /06 /juin /2010 21:23


This might look like a catastrophe film, but although it seems magnified, the process described in this video is more or less... true :

Animation & Design by Chris Weller - Directed by Max Joseph
Music: "Genesis" by Justice

(to)  magnify = to make exaggeratedly large, to increase in size, volume or significance

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29 mai 2010 6 29 /05 /mai /2010 10:42

Born in Kansas (1935), Dennis Hopper started acting in the 50's. He did admire James Dean and adopted the Actor's Studion methods, which made him considered a rebel to  Hollywood's system (Henry Hathaway  fired him off, and he got blacklisted for almost a decade. Most people will remember the iconic movie "Easy Rider" (1969)  -which he directed too. Dennis Hopper also was an art collector, and an artist himself -a painter and a photographer.

In the video below, he defines what success means to him :

You'll find further information in the article of

the  Internet Movie Database  <<<

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27 mai 2010 4 27 /05 /mai /2010 14:23

Tom Scott

just tests what other chefs have already achieved  : using a dishwasher... to cook !

Silly ? Amazing ? Definitely unusual. It might well prove to be another way of going green ;o)


Tom Scott  creates videos & web projects, and has had some

productions  shown on BBC One and Channel 4.

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26 mai 2010 3 26 /05 /mai /2010 18:04

Experts & environmentalists on the oil spill caused by BP

Below, you'll find a video comprehension sheet I've just prepared for you :

http://www.pdclipart.org/albums/Computers/thumb_open_folder_green.png just click ^^^

on the green folder to get the mediafire link and start downloading it !

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25 mai 2010 2 25 /05 /mai /2010 22:47



This chart categorizes 10 current 'social media' features : Twitter, Facebook, flickr, Linked in, YouTube, digg, Stumble Upon, Yahoo ! buzz, reddit and del.icio.us are evaluated as for : customer communication / brand exposure / traffic to our sites /  SEO (search engines optimization)...  and rated "good" (green) barely "OK" (yellow) or "bad" (dark pink).

4 features for  10 social media :15 out of 40 evaluated features are considered "good"... only fifteen  :-/


chart = table | feature = characteristic

rated = judged according to its value or character

What ? Me ? Er... no... no Facebook accont ;o)

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24 mai 2010 1 24 /05 /mai /2010 19:32


The education ICT agency Becta  is to close by November... a 240 staff and £80m from 2010 financial government budget should be cut off as well !

"Government to close Becta" :


              Click  http://www.pdclipart.org/albums/Computers/thumb_mouse_pointer_wolfram_es_01.pngto get the Guardian article


  Read also :

"Becta : does it deserve to die ?"

from the >>>  BBC news blog about technology        

  The agency supplied the educational field with a "central platform for standardising on technology". ; it was quite appreciated by teachers... surely not only the British :-(

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24 mai 2010 1 24 /05 /mai /2010 12:26


 Black  comedy...

 as for teachers

Click ^^^

and watch the cartoon


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22 mai 2010 6 22 /05 /mai /2010 22:14

Yesterday, Jordan Romero, a 13-year old Californian from

Big Bear became the youngest climber to scale Mt. Everest,

the world's highest mountain.

"Jordan Romero, 13, 'becomes youngest to scale Everest'"

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/eb/BBC.svg/200px-BBC.svg.pngread the article ^^^ on BBC news



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19 mai 2010 3 19 /05 /mai /2010 10:23


  Here's an article

studying the image young users and education professionals match with blogs... The article was written (in French) by Emilie Bouvrand and issued at pedagopsy.eu.

You'll find it here :

http://www.pdclipart.org/albums/2008_Jan_14_office/thumb_flowchart_diagramma_architetto_fra_01.pngOriginal title : "Les représentations imaginaires des blogs

chez les jeunes et chez des acteurs institutionnels"

by Emilie BOUVRAND

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