Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a bottle and it becomes the bottle. You put it in a teapot it becomes the teapot. Now, water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.

by Bruce Lee

lunes, 27 de abril de 2020

Sir Charles (QUARANTINE: DAY 43)

Here we are in our SEVENTH WEEK of quarantine and confinement as authorities are allowing us to do certain things outdoors and the death toll has dropped significantly these days.

COVID-19 & the smog (BBC News) Do you remember what 'smog' means? Have a look at these posts:

No more pollution in our cities, please!!!

Paris: World Climate Summit 2015





Let's start by revising the comparatives of equality:

English in a Minute:  AS...AS... COMPARATIVES (BBC Learning English)


Here's another great basketball player. Do you think he is as good as Dr J Julius Erving? He also played fot the Philadelphia 76ers, but he ended his career in the Phoenix Suns.



Charles Barkley - Sir Charles


BREAKING NEWS  >>>>  Coronavirus: Spain records lowest daily death toll as lockdown eases (BBC News)

Quarantine Scoreboard

Posts uploaded:  27

Students participating:  about 85 out of 110 (77%)

Comments written and corrected: 550

Emails exchanged: almost 2000

PASEN announcements & messages: more than 1800

Things handed in and corrected: almost 950


Visits to blog and site during quarantine: about 10,000 (Average of 300 visits per day)

Video lectures (ONLINE CLASSES):    9  (+ 6 Dictations on line, 4 verb exams and 2 online exams)



 Monday, 27th April

1º ESO  

Tasks for today:

  • Unit 6 (page 78) >>  Exercises 1-4. Do the exercises on this page: COMPARATIVES OF EQUALITY (  

  • Let's revise GIVING DIRECTIONS by watching this video:  

    Follow me  04   - Left, right, straight ahead


Translate these sentences into English:

1. Perdone, ¿dónde está la oficina de correos? Está allí, a la izquierda.

2. ¿Dónde está comisaría? Lo siento, soy un turista.  Creo que está todo recto.

3. ¿Dónde está el supermercado más cercano? El más cercano está en la Calle del Mercado, frente al banco y junto a la tienda de mascotas.

Solutions to Thursday's COMPARATIVES & SUPERLATIVES 03 exercise:

1) bigger, the biggest    2) smallest     3) hottest      4) closer    5) bright, brighter    6) far, farther    7) cold, colder

4º ESO    CLASS    (<<<Click here)

You have to do the verb exam below and send the number of mistakes committed.

Very good morning, ladies and gentlemen!!


I hope you are all well, safe and sound. Today we will be correcting Unit 8 in our session:


VERB EXAM 02. Write the past and past participle forms of each verb

1. TEACH      2. SWEAT     3.  ANSWER     4.  DRINK      5. WEAR     6. SET      
7.  SLEEP      8. HEAR  9. DRINK  10. FEED  11. SWIM     12. GET   13. EAT        
14. MAKE     15. LEAVE    16. FEEL     17. PAY      18. DRIVE   19. MEET    
20. LIE (YACER)    21. RUN    22. BRING    23.FLY    24.TELL   25. BEGIN  
26. READ    27. SPEND  28. WASTE   29. COST     30. DEAL  31. DIG   
32. BECOME     33. HOLD     34. LEAD    35. SPEAK     36. CARRY  37. STING  
38. MEND   39. PUT   40. RUN    41. SWEEP    42. SPIT     43. SMELL    44. SHAKE    45. THROW   46. WRITE     47. SEE     48. KEEP   49. BEAT   50. BLEED



1º Bach     CLASS      (<<<Click here)

You have to do the verb exam above and send the number of mistakes committed.

Very good morning, ladies and gentlemen!!


I hope you are all well, safe and sound.


Today we will keep on revising from 11 a.m. to 13 a.m.  the PASSIVE VOICE & CONDITIONAL SENTENCES (and correcting exercises in my site) in our session, whose link is, just in case:

3 comentarios:

  1. Fortunately, children under the age of 14 can go outside for an hour. The departure time was from 9 in the morning to 9 at night, between those hours you can only leave one hour between those two. Javier Rivas López 1ºA.

  2. 1. Excuse me, where is the post office? it´s there, on the left.
    2. Where is the police station? Sorry, I´m a tourist. I think it is strainght.
    3. Where is the nearest superarket? The closest one is on Market Street, in front of the bank and next to the pet store.

    Alejandro Venegas Mancilla 1ºA


  3. From the twenty-sixth day of April, children under fourteen years old could go out for one hour a day between nine in the morning and nine at night, from day 2 we went to phase zero where we could go out for an hour at do sports within a time slot, right now we will go to phase one where you can go to visit friends and family within your province

    angela rodriguez 1 eso a