Showing posts with label pronunciation. Show all posts
Showing posts with label pronunciation. Show all posts

Saturday, 1 March 2014

The Internet

English is a global language and that means that most of the websites you find are usually in English. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn some useful words. Here you will see some of the most common words to surf the net and use all it has for you. Study the flashcards below, learn how to pronounce the words and play the games.



Sunday, 20 January 2013

It's sport time!

Hey! It's sport time! So move on! Study this set of flashcards and click on the loudspeaker icon to learn the pronunciation of these words. Then, you can play games or do activities such as typing names, matching pictures to their pronunciation or their names and many more. It will be easy to learn like this. Have a try!

What are you studying?

What's your favourite subject? Which subjects do you have this year? Maybe some of these ones. Click on the arrow keys to study these flashcards. Do you know their pronunciation? Then, click on the loudspeaker icon. After that, you can do matching, spelling and listening exercises or play games. Enjoy it!


Emotions. Flashcards

Here we are to learn words about emotions. Use the arrow keys to study the flashcards, click on the loudspeaker to listen to their pronunciation. After that, move on to the matching, spelling and listening games and exercises. It will be fun. And you, how are you feeling?

Sunday, 13 January 2013

Travel. Flashcards

Hi! I'm here to help you learn words about tourism. It is important for you to know these words when you travel abroad because they are very useful and common. Have a look at the flashcards, look at the pictures, learn the English words and their translations. You can also click on the loudspeaker icon to listen to their pronunciation. Then, do the matching, listening and spelling activities or play the games. You will learn and have fun at the same time. Have a good journey!

Saturday, 12 January 2013

Verbs of Transport. Flashcards

Some verbs are used with specific means of transport. For example, a plane takes off in London and it lands in Edinburgh; it means the departure was in London and it arrived in Edinburgh. Would you like to hear more examples? We get on the bus and we get off the bus, we get into a car and we get out of a car. There are many more. Why don't you look at these flashcards to learn those verbs? Then, move on to the spelling and listening activities. You can also play games. Just click on the link below the flashcards. Enjoy your trip!

Sunday, 23 December 2012

Christmas Time

It's Christmas Time. I wish you all a Merry Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! I hope these flashcards will help you learn with the listening and spelling games and activities. You can see words about Christmas, traditions and decoration, click on the arrows to see more cards and then, start practising. Have a wonderful holiday!

Saturday, 15 December 2012

What's your job? Flashcards

Hi! What do you do? What's your job? Are you a student? We are here to learn words about jobs. Click on the right and left arrows to see all the flashcards. Click on the loudspeaker icon to listen to their pronunciation. Then, click on the link below to study the words. You can do spelling and listening activities or play games.

Friday, 14 December 2012

Transport. From horses to planes

How do you go to school? On foot? Do you use a bicycle? Does somebody drive you? Here we are to learn some means of transport from London double-deckers to rural horses. Click on the right and left arrows to see the flashcards. Click on the loudspeaker icon to listen to the pronunciation of each words. Then, click on the link below the cards to do spelling and listening activities or play games. Typing games are important for you. Can you type the words quickly?

Sunday, 9 December 2012

Wild Animals

Hi! I'm a bear and I'm here to show you some fellow wild animals. Click on the right and left arrows to see the pictures, the names and the translations. If you click on the loudspeaker, you will also learn how to pronounce them. When you finish all the flashcards, click on the link below to do the listening, spelling and matching exercises or play typing games. What do you think about my friends? Do you feel like planning a trip to meet them?

Saturday, 8 December 2012

Parts of the Body. Humans and Animals

In these flashcards, you will find vocabulary to study body parts of humans and animals. Click on the arrows to see the pictures and the words, then you can do the listening and spelling exercises or play different games. In this blog entry, you can find two sets of flashcards in case you want to revise certain words. I hope you will find them helpful.

Tuesday, 1 May 2012

Animals and the Environment


Hey there! This is Grace the goat talking to you. I'm bringing you some stuff to help you with vocabulary and pronunciation. Today's lesson is about the animal kingdom. Study these flashcards and move on to the matching, listening and spelling activities. Play the final game and then, in the next exercise, classify the animals who live on land, in water or those who can fly in the air.




Flashcards and educational games by StudyStack



Hungry Bug Game by Pilar

Flashcards and educational games by StudyStack

Monday, 30 April 2012

The Environment

Ecologists and scientists are worried about the state of the environment. Humans are polluting the earth and this is going to cause world problems such as global warming and the greenhouse effect. Learn some words about the environment studying these flashcards, do the spelling, matching and listening activities. Then you can play games and do the pastimes. Enjoy them! I hope you will think about ecology because we are in this together.






Ted-Ed. Lessons Worth Sharing

Ted-Ed. Lessons Worth Sharing

Today I'd like to introduce you to this website, highly recommendable for teachers involved in bilingual projects. Besides, it's worth the visit if you are an English teacher looking for listening comprehension exercises. Ted Ed site offers videos about topics that can be found in the curriculum of several subjects. Plus, each video features a comprehension quiz, writing prompts and the chance to create your own lesson. But that's not all, teachers who sign up can make their own lessons from any youtube video. A fantastic tool for learners and teachers, a great resource for PILC and CLIL lessons.



Ted-d Video Tutorial








Sunday, 29 April 2012

Free Time Activites. Flashcards and Exercises

What do you like doing in your free time? In my spare time, I love meeting friends and playing musical instruments. Sometimes I like surfing the net and buying things on the Internet. However, I hate going shopping. I don't like queues at all. I prefer to spend my time reading books or magazines, going out with people and specially attending concerts. What about you? Look at these flashcards, do the matching, spelling and listening exercises, and finally play the games to reinforce your knowledge. Then, you can tell me what you like doing in your free time.





Saturday, 28 April 2012

Music Flashcards

Look at this set of flashcards, learn the pronunciation of these music styles and make sure you identifiy each. How many singers, musicians and bands can you name for each style? Then, move on to the spelling, matching and listening activities. You can play a game too.



Friday, 13 April 2012

Sports, Hobbies and Equipment II

Hello everybody? Are you keen on sport? Have you ever been part of a team? Have you ever participated in a tournament? How many times a week do you do sport? Can you remember any English words about it? These sets of flashcards will help you remember and you will also learn new vocabulary about sports and hobbies. Study all of the words and do the spelling, listening and matching exercises. Then, you can play a game. After that, move on to the next activity and tell me: Which sports go with each verb? I hope you will enjoy these exercises. Ready, set, go! See you soon!








Maths: CLIL and PILC Useful Vocabulary

Content and Language Integrated Learning, also known as CLIL is an innovative learning method which is becoming more and more popular with bilingual teaching experts. Subjects are taught through a foreign language, so that learners can assimilate both content and the foreign language itself. In La Rioja in Spain, there's also a teaching method called PILC that helps students learn foreign language vocabulary involved in several subjects. If you need a helping hand with both, you can draw upon these presentations. You'll find games and activities too. Don't hesitate to explore this entry devoted to Maths.




Thursday, 12 April 2012

Karaoke: 21 Guns by Green Day

21 guns is a song by the punk rock American band Green Day. It is an anti-war song that also explores the role of patriotism. Here below you can find the lyrics and some videos. Will you sing along? Join us for this karaoke party!




Tuesday, 10 April 2012

What do you do?

Hello! Today we are going to have a look at some jobs, some professions. When we want to know about someone's job, we ask: "What do you do?" or "What is your job?" For example, my owners are a doctor and a lawyer. If you ask me about them, you would say "What does he do?" and "What does she do?". And then, I would say "He is a doctor and she is a lawyer". Learn about more jobs playing with these flashcards. Each card shows a picture, the English word and its translation into Spanish. You can do matching, listening and spelling exercises, and play games too. You can use these flashcards as bits of intelligence.