Upload your PPP and evaluate your classmates' PPP


In this class I will ask you to upload you PowerPoint Presentation to your blog. Here is how to do it.

Now, taking into account the presentation I did last class please evaluate 5 classmates.

Here is the presentation if you want to remember it.

Death By Power Point
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Now please evaluate 5 classmates from 0 to 5 and justify your grade by commenting their post.

Please be sure that your name is clear when you comment in your classmates' blogs.


Cooperation Vs. Competition

For today's class you will research about Cooperation vs. Competition.

I will invite you to watch a video and follow these Guidelines.

Create a Post with the title Cooperation Vs. Competition.

1. In your own words define each of the terms.

2. Which term do you think is more appropriate for life: Competition or Cooperation?

3. As a future teacher in which aspect do you think we should focus on and why?

4. Watch the following video, a part of the documentary I AM by Tom Shadyac. Write down your reflection after watching the video about the two terms being discussed (Cooperation and Competition).

5. Write webography about the two terms.

6. After doing the research, what is your position on Cooperation vs. Competition?

7. Copy some quotes from the webography you have consulted that will back up your position.

8. Make an outline of a possible 3 minute presentation you will do for next class.


Evaluation of Pronunciation

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Analyzing Vocabulary in Newspaper Articles

Good Evening!

Today we will continue analyzing the vocabulary in newspaper articles. Today you will create TWO posts.

Post 1:
Title: Analyzing Vocabulary of Newspaper Articles I
For this post please fill in the following chart according to the articles you analyzed last week.



Key words

Topic related expressions


'Humans killed off Australia's giant beasts'


Colombia forces 'kill 35 FARC rebels' in Meta


Guatemala's president urges debate on drug legalization


Nicaragua bids to stem deforestation with eco-soldiers


Susan Boyle musical opens in Newcastle


Titanic/ Kate Winslet and James Cameron at 3D premiere


Post 2
Title: Analyzing Vocabulary of Newspaper Articles II
For this post please find a Technology Newspaper article and an article of your preference (any topic) and fill in the chart of the previous post according to the articles you just read.



Key words

Topic related expressions