Time to deliver?

20 10 2021

YOUR  FINAL PROJECT: You take part in a YOUTH CLIMATE radio programme / podcast / debate about the ecological situation and challenges for humanity. Read more HERE

1. Youth climate conference debate: what can be achieved at COP26? Read MORE.

2. We are in knee-deep waters! What are the threats Tuvalu faces? Read MORE

3. What are the topic and tone of the documentary?

3. Can world leaders be held accountable?

4. What can be achieved? Read MORE

5. Click on the pick to practise your grammar!




Sorry We Missed You

18 10 2021

Your final project (choose one):

a. Imagine an interview with a self-employed Amazon driver.

b. Make a review of the Ken Loach movie for your radio programme.

c. Make a presentation about Amazon. 

1. In what ways is the world of work changing today?

2. Take notes on the lifestory of both Bezos and his company.

3. What is the reality of being an Amazon agency worker?

4. Where does all the Amazon’s plastic waste go? Read more HERE.




Marketing: what’s new?

15 10 2021

1. What is social media marketing? What makes a successful strategy on social media? 

2. What are the ingredients of Airbnb’s success? What is the brand’s top value? Read more HERE

3. What is ‘influencer marketing’? Study a text HERE

 

 




Working in the U. S. of A.

12 09 2021

FINAL PROJECT

You are living in the United States, where you got a job at a Silicon Valley company.

Make a 5-minute presentation (pair work).

1. Click on the chart to learn more about some of these US giants. Learn how to differentiate ORGANIZATIONS.

2. How did so many US giants manage to control global markets? Click on the pic and watch a video. 

3. Listen for the facts about Apple Park. Check your comprehension HERE. Learn more on the HISTORY of Apple

4. Watch the video and take notes. Use this PAGE to check your comprehension. Then prepare a short oral presentation on Steve Jobs’ life story. 

 

 




Tell me a little bit about yourself!

12 09 2021

1. Learn how to prepare for a job interview. Practise taking an interview HERE.

2. Listen for words related to Human Resources. How many can you pick out? Learn more HERE.

3. Why didn’t Alistair get the job? What is the moral of the story?

 




Global brands

10 09 2021

1. How come American brands are so dominant? Read more HERE.

2. How do you get to be the most valuable non-tech brand?

3. McDonald’s Menu Items Around The World

 

 




Recycle everything

23 03 2021

1. Is it possible to recycle everything?

2. How does the program work? Read more HERE.




Tea and the British

21 03 2021

Your task: Prepare a tour of a tea museum OR Introduce a new tea brand

1. What is the difference between low and high tea? Read more HERE.

2.  How did tea first come to England? Read more HERE

3. How did the British steal China’s tea secrets? Learn MORE.  

4. Watch the video and take notes about the company’s story and values. Use this PAGE.

5. Watch both videos and take notes to prepare a presentation. Find some help HERE.

6. Practise reciting the poem for our Poetry Competition! Read more HERE.

 




Fashionable

2 03 2021

1. How does fashion influence our world? Answer more questions HERE.

2. Rockers, Mods, Skinheads…? What’s your favorite street style? Read more HERE

 

3. What decision did Emma Watson make? Check your comprehension of the video HERE

 

 




Do I need this?

10 01 2021

Your task: Choose a song to be used in a campaign to promote the transition to a more sustainable way of shopping. Make a short presentation to explain your choice.

1. What did the little girl want? What is her passion now? What do you learn about her life today? Read more HERE.

2. How can we fix the problem?

3. How does the scheme work? What is the ‘catch’?

4. How and where is the average t-shirt made, and what’s its environmental impact? Take the QUIZ.

5. What is the song’s message? Read more HERE and HERE.

6. Listen to the song and fill in the gaps in the lyrics HERE.