- you are told to do those exercises in which you have to read something and tell your partners what you have read in your own words (written / oral)
- you interview a new partner to get to know him/ her and then you have to introduce him /her to the rest of the class (oral / oral)
- book or film reviews are wanted, etc.. etc…
Category Archives: MEDIATION
THIS IS THE VIDEO I USED TODAY IN THE ORAL MEDIATION EXERCISE ONLINE
TASK: (The Way Experience)
Andrea is your Greek friend with whom you have a close relationship in the distance, as she lives in Greece.
In her last mail she tells you she would like to find a job in Australia. Browsing the Internet, she has found a video from a recruitment agency, HireVue, which offers tips to prepare for online interviews.
As she will have one of these online interviews soon and she doesn’t fully understand all the tips offered in the video, she has asked you for help.
Watch the video that Andrea has shared with you and record a 1.30- 2.00 minute voice message (on Whatsapp) explaining its key ideas. Remember that although you communicate in English, Andrea is not as proficient as you are.
YOU CAN WATCH IT SUBTITLES WHEN YOU FINISH TO CHECK YOUR ANSWERS
FOR MEDIATION ASSESSMENT / TIMES etc…YOU CAN READ THE INFORMATION ON “GUÍA DEL CANDIDATO B2” informacion-puc-b2
UNFORTUNATELY, due to Covid 19 we are getting used to see charts on TV and newspapers about the evolution of the disease, death toll and unemployment. So headlines as the ones below are really common.
Coronavirus crisis: Spain’s unemployment spike breaks all records
Spain’s jobless rate jumps to 14.4 percent amid coronavirus crisis
Spain flattens / bends the curve with coronavirus deaths down for fourth day in a row
Spain’s jobless rate is set to surge much more than in countries like Italy
Coronavirus crisis compounds Spanish job market woes
MY COLLEAGUE NATALIA LÓPEZ RECORDED THIS VIDEO FOR HER BLOG THAT CAN HELP YOU DESCRIBE CHARTS IN A MEDIATION EXERCISE
I HAVE TO ADMIT THAT I HATE CHARTS AND GRAPHS…..BUT HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE THE CHART ABOVE ABOUT UNEMPLOYMENT FIGURES IN SPAIN IN A MEDIATION EXERCISE?
I DO KNOW THAT WE ARE ALL FED UP WITH CORONAVIRUS RIGHT NOW BUT IT MIGHT BE INTERESTING FOR YOU TO WATCH THIS VIDEO AND SEE IF YOU´D BE ABLE TO TELL A CLASSMATE ABOUT THE KEY ANSWERS
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