Love and Hate in Black and White

17 09 2018

1. Is love possible when you’re the ‘wrong colour‘?

2. In its opening frame, the film shows a photo of and dedication to  Yusuf Hawkins   What happened to him? Who is Keith Mondello?

3. Why does Flipper quarrel with the waitress?

4. Why is Flipper in trouble?

5.Why does Flipper give up? 

6. Prepare for the Baccalaureat. Click on the pic and take the test!


The Importance of Participating in Life.

12 09 2018

1. Do you know the story? Read more HERE

2. And here you get to see the opening of the movie adaptation.

3. Use a SOAPSTone graphic organizer to study a passage from the novel HERE

4. Watch the trailer and answer these QUESTIONS. Now present and defend your choice for the school’s film club. Read more HERE and HERE

5. Click below to read an excerpt from Nancy Jo Sales’s book.

6. Create your own storyboard version of the passage. Click on the pic.

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A world without barriers?

12 09 2018

1. Bronx Tale, from movie to musical.

2. Listen to the dialogue and fill in the missing lines HERE Find out more about contractions in spoken English.

3. Who should Calogero listen to, his father or his father figure, Sonny?

4. Read a passage from a book HERE.  Then use a Venn diagram to study similarities and differences.

What you post can ruin your life

12 09 2018

1. What is a digital identity?


2. Why are schools teaching students about Internet safety? Read more HERE

3.  Click on the cartoon and take the test!

4. The bottom line? It is your responsibility to use the Internet safely!

5. Your Task. Your school is preparing a campaign to inform students about Internet Safety. Prepare a short video, slide presentation or a poster to explain the dangers of social media and give them advice. Click below for help.



Getting to Know You

6 09 2018

1. Click below for general info on the year ahead.

2. What questions would you ask someone you meet for the first time?

3. Can you tell me more about yourself

4. WRONG INTERVIEW – What is wrong with the interview? Did Tracey really say that?

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5. How much do you know about school clubs? Fancy joining one?