5. Fictions & Realities

Borrowed Time

re-interpreting the classical western movie… the film backstage: why and how embarking on such an adventure

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Los Gringos

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The Ocean-Maker

Catégories: 5. Fictions & Realities, 6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, 8. Territory & Memory, LLCE 1°_1-1-creative and visionary imagination, LLCE 1°_1-3-Utopias and dystopias, LLCE T°_1-1-Art and protest | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on The Ocean-Maker

First Date : no words needed !…

FINAL TASK: dubbing a silent movie, giving voice to the inner thoughts of the characters

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Banned Books : incredible US standards !

********************* Read the list below, and compare it with the 2018 list on the left and the censorship data. What strikes you ? Top Ten Most Challenged Books for 2017 The ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom tracked 354 challenges to library, school and university materials and services in 2017. Of the 416 books challenged or banned … Continuer la lecture »

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Mary Shelley and her monstruous creation

Here is the drama version of FRANKENSTEIN in a series of 10 episodes by BBC Learning English. Each episode goes with the transcript and a page of grammar. You can download both the podcast onto your phone or computer, and the pdf file on Grammar + Vocab (on the right grey TAKEAWAYS FRAME) Episode 1: … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: 5. Fictions & Realities, 6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, AMC1°_1-2-Science and techniques, promises and challenges, LLCE 1°_1-2-Freaks, fairies and fancy worlds, LLCE 1°_2-1-Love and friendship, LLCE 1°_2-3-Confrontation to difference, LLCE T°_2-3-Initiation and apprenticeship, LLCE T°_3-1-Exploration and adventure | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Mary Shelley and her monstruous creation

WOMEN AT WAR : the British sisters who nursed the French Army

WOMEN AT WAR a very rich site which gives an insight into the role women played during WWI

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Get Your Brain Back

Here is a very cunning commercial advertising a new high tech product to « get your brain back » suggesting that past new technologies are already outdated and that you need to buy a new one to avoid the dangers of the old ones. Very smart indeed !!

Catégories: 2. Private Space & Public Space, 4. Citizenship & Virtual Worlds, 5. Fictions & Realities, 6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, AMC1°_1-2-Science and techniques, promises and challenges, LLCE 1°_2-2-Relation between the individual and the group | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Get Your Brain Back

Aborigenes : Dreamtime Stories, how myths teach us who we are

In Australia, campfire stories will not only lull you to sleep but they’ll also tell you who you are,  why you are here and how you should behave. They’ll connect you with the Dreamtime creation myths. Enjoy Aboriginal art and creativity.  

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Turn your Dream into Reality

DRAW YOUR FUTURE  (B2/C1): a video with subtitles to see how you can transform your dream into reality

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