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JANUARY 2018 - PART 3 - NEW SITES

01 - The Year 2017 - Review
01 - New Year
06 - Epiphany
11 - International Day of the Girl
15 - Martin Luther King Day
25 - Burns Night
26 - Australia Day
26 - India Day




10/01/2018


SEQUENCE - NIVEAU 3ème

Voici une séquence pour des 3e basée sur le roman et le film ”Divergent”:  https://padlet.com/IsaBeaub/fr5tpgc9hk4f
"Elle permet de travailler entre autre la dérivation des mots, l’expression ”If I were ….. , I would….”, ainsi que l’expression du but avec ”in order to".
Les notions d’Utopie et de Dystopie sont aussi introduites et la compréhension écrite est l’activité langagière principalement travaillée."

Séquence créée par Isabelle Beaubreuil (Ac. Limoges)

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ANIMATED SHORT FILM

CGI Animated Short Film "Wakan Short Film" by ISART DIGITAL
"When you live that closely with the natural world you become sensitive to the slightest changes in your environment,
but it's really hard to miss those brightly glowing visitors from the spirit world, especially when they lure you deep into the forest..."

(YouTube)

 

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THE QUEEN

The Queen - padlet
créé par Emeline Lamothe (Ac. Orléans-Tours)
"To what extent can it be argued that, as historian David Cannadine puts it, Elizabeth II is “the perfect symbol for the orderly management (…)
of domestic transformation and international decline”?"

(padlet.com)

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INDIA

India : a land of contrasts - padlet
Créé par Isabelle Destat (Ac. Versailles)
(padlet.com)

Documents de Anne Tanter (Ac. Rennes) :
- Is India still a developing country? - KEY (pdf)
- Articles du Guardian (doc)
- Fiches notes groupwork (doc)

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LESSON PLAN

Emergency Landing "is a very short story by Louise Cooper, from her collection of very short stories called Short and Scary.
This kit is the third in the series for young teens.
Engine problems during a flight cause the crew to look for somewhere safe to land
and for passengers to wonder about what might happen when they make an emergency landing. But nothing is quite as it seems."

Go to the lesson plan.
(teachingenglish.org.uk)

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'FIRE AND FURY'

Steve Bannon leaves Breitbart after expressing 'regret' over Trump remarks - 9 January 2018
"Ex-White House strategist stepped down from the news website less than a week after book excerpts showing his criticisms of Trump were made public."

(theguardian.com)

Steve Bannon leaves Breitbart News amid Trump row - 9 January 2018
"Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's ex-chief strategist, has stepped down from the right-wing Breitbart News organisation where he built his reputation."

+ Bannon attempts to reverse treason remark
+ Winners and losers from Trump-Bannon feud
+ Who was Donald Trump's chief strategist?

(BBC)

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IMMIGRATION BAN

Salvadorans Fear Their Country Is Unprepared for Returnees - Text + Audio - 9 January 2018
"The Trump administration has announced it is ending a temporary protection policy for immigrants from El Salvador.
It said Salvadorans under that policy currently will have to leave the U.S. next year."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

Trump gives 200,000 Salvadoreans deadline to leave US - 9 January 2018
"Donald Trump's administration has decided to cancel permits that allow nearly 200,000 people from El Salvador to live and work in the US."
+ Video: Nearly 200,000 Salvadoreans in the US who were granted Temporary Protected Status now face uncertainty

+ Video: What is temporary protected status - and why is El Salvador losing it?
+ El Salvador country profile
+ US sets final date for Nicaraguan immigrants' protected status

(BBC)

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NORTH KOREA

North and South Korea Meet, Agree to Future Talks - Text + Audio + Pictures - 9 January 2018
(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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POACHING

Rhinoceros DNA database successful in aiding poaching prosecutions - 8 January 2018
"Statistical study shows how powerful RhODIS database is in linking forensic evidence to particular animals, say researchers."

(theguardian.com)

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SPORTS

The Amazons Workout 'WONDER WOMAN' Featurette [+Subtitles] - 13 September 2017
(YouTube)
"One of the many satisfying scenes in the movie Wonder Woman was watching an army of women warriors defending their homeland from intruders.
The Amazons on Themyscira were played by a variety of athletes from all walks of life: actresses, boxers, policewomen, Olympians, martial arts experts, etc. who were brought together to train for the movie under Mark Twight, who also trained fighters for the movie 300. Watch them work out in this featurette."

(Neatorama)

 

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UNUSUAL MILITARY MUSEUMS

The world's unusual military museums - with pictures - 5 January 2018
"British photographer Jason Larkin has taken pictures inside military museums around the world including Egypt, Vietnam, Cuba and the UK.
He reveals how different countries remember their violent pasts."

(BBC)

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HUNGER

‘Hunger is killing me’: starvation as a weapon of war in South Sudan - 10 January 2018
"Civil war has ravaged once-bountiful Equatoria, now a wasteland of looted shops and abandoned homes, with close to 400,000 people desperate for food."

(theguardian.com)

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MUDSLIDES

In Pictures: Mudslides cause chaos in California - 10 January 2018
"Images from southern California as it struggles to cope with mudslides and flooding."

(BBC)

Teenager pulled alive from the rubble, as death toll from Southern California mudslides rises to 15 - 10 January 2018
- with photos, a map and a video
(telegraph.co.uk)

 

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LUNCH

What workers around the world do for lunch? - with photos - 10 January 2018
(BBC)

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CES 2018

CES 2018: The weirdest gadgets from the world's biggest tech show - 26 photos - 9 January 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

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SPEED LIMIT ON ROADS

France cuts speed limit on roads after alarming rise in deaths - 10 January 2018
"Reduction on two-lane highways from 90km/h to 80km/h follows 3,500 fatalities on roads in 2016."

(theguardian.com)

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HEALTH TRENDS

From crickets to kefir, 2018's biggest health trends - 8 January 2018
(telegraph.co.uk)

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SHOPPING ON LINE

How to shop securely online - an infographic - 8 January 2018
"Check out the infographic for an insight into the main cyber-risks for retailers and consumers, and how to better protect yourself while shopping online."

(telegraph.co.uk)

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THE GLOBAL OCEAN PLASTIC CRISIS

The truly alarming scale of the global ocean plastic crisis laid bare by Storm Eleanor - 9 January 2018
"The masses of plastic dumped on the beaches of Cornwall by Storm Eleanor throws into stark relief the global crisis being caused by human rubbish
in the world’s oceans."

(telegraph.co.uk)

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WORLD MIGRATION REPORT 2018

World migration report 2018
"This World Migration Report 2018 is the ninth in the series. Since 2000, IOM has been producing world migration reports to contribute to increased understanding of migration throughout the world. This new edition presents key data and information on migration as well as thematic chapters on highly topical migration issues."  
Read more
  |  Download report

(iom.int)

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09/01/2018

YEAR 2017

2017 REVIEW - niveau A2 / A2+
Créée par Cyril Dussuchaud (Ac. Limoges)

 

Year review 2017 (zip)
created by Karine Gavoille (Ac. Nancy-Metz)


VIDEOS:

1. Nations unies le message d'António Guterres sur les migrants

2. Donald Trump sworn in as US President. - BBC News
3. North Corea missile
4. Watch The First Solar Eclipse Of 2017
5. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May Triggers Article 50, Making 'Brexit' Official TIME
6. Chuck Berry
7. US attack on Syria
8. Attack on St Petersburg metro
9. French election Macron 'defeats Le Pen to become president' - BBC News
10. The Explosion At Ariana Grande's Manchester Concert What You Need To Know TIME
11. Salvador Sobral from Portugal wins the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest!
12. President Trump Announces Withdrawal From Paris Climate Agreement TIME
13. Grenfell Tower fire Moment firefighters first saw the blaze
14. Iraq PM celebrates victory over Islamic State group in 'liberated' Mosul
15. Germany wins over Chile
16. Barcelona Attack in Las Ramblas - Breaking News
17. Hurricane Harvey evacuee 'Houses disappear'
18. Summer Olympics
19. Earthquake Mexico
20. President Trump reacts to deadly Las Vegas mass shooting
21. Catalonia independence
22. Salvator Mundi - The Most Expensive Painting Ever Sold At Auction
23. New species of orangutan discovered in Indonesia
24. President Trump Officially Recognizes Jerusalem As The Capital Of Israel
25. Johnny Hallyday's death



POWERPOINTS:

- 2017 REVIEW - January-April (ppt)
- 2017 REVIEW - May-August
(ppt)
- 2017 REVIEW - September-December (ppt)


FICHES:

-
YEAR 2017 REVIEW - Fiche élève DYS (doc)
- YEAR 2017 REVIEW - Fiche élève DYS
(pdf)
- YEAR 2017 REVIEW - Fiche élève (doc)
- YEAR 2017 REVIEW - Fiche élève (pdf)
- YEAR 2017 REVIEW - Fiche Prof (doc)
- YEAR 2017 REVIEW - Fiche Prof (pdf)



Year in Rap 2017 - WORKSHEET
créée par Tom Robertson (CONGO)
to go with the video:

 

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WINTER OLYMPICS

North Korea to send team to Olympic Games in Pyeongchang - 9 January 2018
"North Korea is to send a delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games taking place in South Korea in February, officials from the South say."

+ North v South: A history of sport, bombs and diplomacy
+ North Korea crisis in 300 words
+ Korea talks: Finally, a bit of optimism
+ North Korea opens new ski resort

+ What we know of the Koreas' red and green phones
+ Video: Tensions are high between the two warring countries
+ Video: North Korea's star ice-skating duo have qualified for the Winter Olympics
+ N and S Korean gymnasts pose for selfie
+ The future for the North Korean selfie gymnast

(BBC)

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TRUMP

Energy agency rejects Trump plan to prop up coal and nuclear power plants - 9 January 2018
"The unexpected decision by the Republican-controlled body is a blow to the president’s high-profile mission to revive the struggling US coal industry."

(theguardian.com)

Russia probe: Trump lawyers 'in talks over Mueller interview' - 8 January 2018
"Donald Trump's lawyers are in talks with investigators who are seeking to interview the US president as part of a justice department probe, reports say."

+ The Trump-Russia saga in 200 words
+ Who's who in the drama to end all dramas?
+ Russia: The 'cloud' over the White House

+ Is Trump closer to obstruction of justice?
(BBC)

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CES 2018

CES 2018: the weird and wonderful - VIDEO - 8 January 2018
"CES, the Consumer Electronics Show, is an annual event in Las Vegas to show off the best new technology,
but every year it throws out some gems with from innovative products to the downright bizarre."

(telegraph.co.uk)

 

 

CES 2018: Voice-Controlled Assistants Steal the Show - Text + Audio + Pictures - 8 January 2018
"The 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is taking place this week at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Nevada.
One of the biggest stars at the show is the voice-controlled digital assistant."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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LOTTERY

Two Lottery Tickets Won $1 Billion over the Weekend - Text + Audio - 8 January 2018
"A lottery ticket sold in the state of New Hampshire won a jackpot of $559.70 million on Saturday night.
Just one day earlier, a lottery ticket sold in the state of Florida won a $450-million Mega Millions grand prize."

(learningenglish.voanews.com)

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