Category Archives: CONVERSATION GAMBITS B1.2

CONVERSATION GAMBITS (curso formativo) WEEK 18th- 20th MAY (B1.2)

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  • VIRTUAL CLASS on ZOOM

ON MONDAY 18th MAY at 9.00

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  • VIRTUAL CLASS on ZOOM

ON WEDNESDAY 20th MAY at 9.00

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CONVERSATION GAMBITS (curso formativo) WEEK 11th- 13th MAY (B1.2)

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  • VIRTUAL CLASS on ZOOM

         ON MONDAY  11th MAY at 9.00

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ON WEDNESDAY 13th MAY at 9.00

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CONVERSATION GAMBITS (curso formativo) WEEK 4th- 6th MAY (B1.2)

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  • VIRTUAL CONVERSATION GAMBITS CLASS on ZOOM

         ON MONDAY   4th  MAY at 9.00   SAME ID NUMBER & password

         ON WEDNESDAY  6th MAY at 9.00  SAME ID NUMBER & password

 

  • MONDAY: MOBILES & TECHNOLOGY (questionnaire) JOBS 2B1

MOBILES & THE INTERNET (QUESTIONNAIRE)

  • WEDNESDAY:  DIALOGUE

B1 DIALOGUE _TV, LAPTOP…

CONVERSATION GAMBITS (curso formativo) WEEK 27th- 29th APRIL (B1.2)

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  • VIRTUAL CONVERSATION GAMBITS CLASS on ZOOM

         ON MONDAY   27th  APRIL at 9.00   ID NUMBER emailed to you

         ON WEDNESDAY  29th APRIL at 9.00   ID NUMBER emailed to you

 

  • MONDAY: WORKING / JOBS (dialogue practice) JOBS 2B1

CONVERSATION GAMBITS (Curso Formativo) 22th-24th APRIL

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  • VIRTUAL CONVERSATION GAMBITS CLASS on ZOOM

          ON WEDNESDAY  22nd APRIL at 9.00   ID NUMBER emailed to you
ON FRIDAY             24th  APRIL at 9.00   ID NUMBER emailed to you

 

  • WEDNESDAY: MOVING OUT FROM YOUR PARENTS (dialogue practice)

  • FRIDAY: BUYING & RENTING? (dialogue practice)

CONVERSATION GAMBITS (CURSO FORMATIVO) (B1.2)

VIRTUAL CONVERSATION GAMBITS  CLASS on zoom

ON WEDNESDAY 8th APRIL at 9.00

ID NUMBER: 349-711-9622

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/3497119622

 

SPAIN IS A RICH COUNTRY IN TRADITIONS AND RELIGIOUS CELEBRATIONS: PROCESSIONS (PARADES) NOT EATING MEAT, SPECIAL FOOD & SWEETS..etc

  • DO YOU LIKE EASTER?
  • WHAT IS NOT EATEN ON GOOD FRIDAY?
  • WHAT IS POPULAR TO EAT?
  • WHAT ARE THE “TORRIJAS”? ETC….
  • WHAT WAS “EASTER” LIKE WHEN YOU WERE A CHILD?
  • WHAT ARE YOUR PLANS FOR NEXT EASTER? WHY IS IT GOING TO BE MEMORABLE?
  • WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO WHEN THE LOCKDOWN IS LIFTED?

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WHAT TO EAT AT EASTER?

 

CONVERSATION GAMBITS (CURSO FORMATIVO) WEEK 6th APRIL

VIRTUAL CONVERSATION GAMBITS  CLASS on zoom

ON MONDAY 6th APRIL at 9.00   ID NUMBER 369-262-339

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https://us04web.zoom.us/j/369262339

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  • YOUR PARTNER AND YOU HAVE DECIDED TO TAKE UP ANOTHER LANGUAGE (CHINESE, GERMAN, ITALIAN….) TOGETHER. AND HAVE TO DECIDE WHETHER TO LEARN IT ONLINE OR GOING TO CLASS, FACE-TO-FACE.
  • CONSIDER (TIME, TIMETABLES, TRANSPORT, PRICE ETC…)
  • DISCUSS THE ADVANTAGES & DISADVANTAGES OF EACH METHOD AND REACH A FINAL AGREEMENT, IF POSSIBLE

CONVERSATION GAMBITS (CURSO FORMATIVO)

THIS IS THE ACTIVITY I TOLD YOU ABOUT FOR WEDNESDAY 1st APRIL

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VIDEOCONFERENCES: SPEAKING ONLINE (ALL LEVELS)

RECENTLY AND THANKS TO THE AWESOME WORK OF SOME OF MY COLLEAGUES LIKE CRISTINA CABAL AND INGRID MOSQUERA, AMONG OTHERS WHO ARE ALWAYS ON TREND, I LEARNED ABOUT A VERY USEFUL  ONLINE TOOL THAT CAN BE USED FOR US OR YOU TO MEET ONLINE TO SPEAK. IT´S CALLED 8X8 vc

animated_arrow_11YOU DON´T NEED TO REGISTER OR CREATE AN ACCOUNT (IF YOU DO IT ONLINE)

OPEN THE FILE BELOW FOR STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTIONS

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INSTRUCTIONS FOR STUDENTS

animated_arrow_11IF YOU DOWNLOAD THE APP….ON YOUR SMARTPHONE

  • DOWNLOAD
  • JOIN / START A MEETING AS GUEST
  • ENTER NAME OF THE MEETING (I´LL TELL YOU THAT)
  • CONTINUE & YOU ARE THERE
  • MAKE SURE THE MICROPHONE AND CAMERA ARE WORKING

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 I RECOMMEND YOU TO VISIT  THE SITE OR DOWNLOAD THE APP ON YOUR MOBILE AS WE´LL HAVE TO USE IT SHORTLY TO DO SOME SPEAKING ONLINE.

LET´S GIVE IT A TRY!!

FLIPGRID: CONVERSATION GAMBITS B1.2

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DO YOU REMEMBER  FLIPGRID? IT IS A WEBSITE AND MOBILE APP TO OPEN UP DEBATES AMONG STUDENTS.  IT CAN BE USED TO FURTHER CLASSROOM CONVERSATIONS BY ASSIGNING QUESTIONS AS HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS, ESPECIALLY NOW THAT WE CAN´T HAVE SPEAKING CLASSES FACE-TO-FACE- DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN.

 

SO, LET´S HAVE A TRY!

  • I POSTED A QUESTION ON FLIPGRID
  • CLICK ON THE ON THE PICTURE OR ON THE LINK BELOW TO RECORD YOUR 2-MINUTE VIDEO

https://flipgrid.com/9759a5

  • CLICK ON THE GREEN PLUS BUTTON TO RECORD YOUR TALK
  • YOU CAN ALSO WATCH WHAT OTHER STUDENTS RECORDED AND MAKE COMMENTS

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You can do the activity on your computer, CLICKING ON THE LINK but you can also do the activity on your mobile after you download this app. It is called FLIPGRID. YOU WILL NEED THE CODE:   9759a5 AND FOLLOW THESE SIMPLE STEPS. I DID IT AND IT WORKED

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I´LL BE WAITING FOR YOUR VIDEO RECORDINGS TO GIVE YOU FEEDBACK. IT WOULD BE IDEAL IF YOU COULD DO IT ON MONDAY 23rd

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