18/02/24: WEEK 7: A REVIEW

Dear students.

Since we have to learn about reviews this week, I would like you to share your experience.

  • Have you ever written a review for a paper or article you have written? What is challenging about it?
  • Do you have any tips for writing a convincing and attention-getting review?

As usual, answer the questions and reply to one of your classmate’s answers to have the chance to get up to 5 additional points in HT3.

Best regards.

11/02/24: WEEK 6: BEYOND PLANET EARTH

Dear students.

This week one of the units we are working on is called “Beyond  planet earth”. To get to know a bit more about the vast universe, watch the following video:

https://youtu.be/dXzQficJuiA?si=K5b11U8ib29Joj32

Now, answer the following questions:

  1. What is a surprising fact you know about the space?
  2. Do you think humankind will truly get to know all space?
  3. In what ways can our increasing knowledge about space help humankind?

As usual, answer the questions and reply to one of your classmate’s answers to have the chance to get up to 5 additional points in HT3.

Best regards.

04/02/24: WEEK 5: ACADEMIC SUPPLEMENT – AN ESSAY

Dear students.

Since this week we have to learn about writing an essay, I would like you to share your own experience.

  • Have you ever written an essay? What is challenging about it?
  • What tips do you have for writing an essay?

To get some ideas, you can watch the following video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UuOWNNvupik

As usual, answer the questions and reply to one of your classmate’s answers to have the chance to get up to 5 additional points in HT3.

Best regards.

28/01/24: WEEK 4: A new generation of thinking

Dear students. Let´s answer the following questions taken from our book, page 93

1 What do you understand by the word “intelligence”?

2 Look at the people in the pictures above. Which activities do you think require the

most “intelligence”?

3 Who is the most intelligent person you know? Why do you think he or she is

intelligent?

As usual, answer the questions and reply to one of your classmate’sanswers to have the chance to get up to 5 additional points in HT2.

Best regards

 

21/01/24: WEEK 3: A BLOG ARTICLE

Dear students, since our topic this week is about blogs, let share the following information about blogging

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXbEN5lWRt8

Now, let´s share the following information:

  1. Do you follow any blogs? If so, which one and why?
  2. In what ways do blogs contribute to self-expression? What are the challenges it faces?
  3. Do you have a blog? What is it about? If you do not have one, would you like to start one? What would it be about?

As usual, blog participation is awarded up to 5 additional points in HT2. Please, answer the questions and then reply to one of your classmate’s answers so there is evidence of interaction. 

Can´t wait to read you !!!

14/01/24: UNIT 5: A GOOD READ

Dear students, After studying Chapter 1 of Unit 5, please write your answers to the following questions so you can get 5 extra points in HT1.

1 What was the last book you read? Who wrote it? What was it about?

2 Have you read a short story before? What was the last one you read?

3 What do you understand to be the main differences between a short story and a novel? Which do you prefer, and why?

To get up to 5 points, please answer the questions, read your classmates answers and reply to at least one of them.

Can´t wait to read you!

PS: You may participate in the blog until Sat 20th at 23:55 pm

30/10/13: Welcome!

Welcome to the blog that has been specifically designed for Comprensión Lectora en Inglés – Course CLECV Plus 2 – administered by Idiomas Católica.

This blog aims at providing opportunities for participants to exchange information related to the course. Although our reading course is not meant to develop oral or written communication skills, we have noticed that many of you can and wish to “have your say” in English about issues that we look at in the course. Your participation in this blog can award you up to 5 points in the assessment area labelled Tareas de Evaluación Continua.

Ready to begin? It is easy. The questions on the next message are waiting to be answered! You may want to participate twice. The first time, just write your answers to the questions. The second time, you are supposed to reply somebody else’s answer.

Enjoy the experience!

welcome

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