A | Introduced new syllabus, gave an overview of this block’s planned activities and had students write down individual objectives for all 4 skills
B | Began NorthStar 4: Listening & Speaking Unit 1 talking about news
C | Our News Hour article was “Tourist deported for Buddha tattoo (25th April, 2014)”. We did a warm-up activity, listened for main idea and then did the listening gap fill activity.
- Read the article http://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/1404/140425-cultural-awareness.htm
- Download the mp3 Podcast (right click the link, select “Save as…” http://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/1404/140425-cultural-awareness_1.mp3
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