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Ellis Island. Immigration. What’s a refugee? (2º Bach)

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Article 14) “Everyone has the right to seek and enjoy in other countries asylum from persecution” After reading about New York and Ellis Island, students from 2º Bachillerato were asked to reflect on how … Continue reading

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Remember Remember the 5th of November!!!

Remember Remember the 5th of November The gunpowder treason and plot I know of no reason Why the gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot Students from 1º ESO F have been learning about Guy Fawkes and his attempt to kill … Continue reading

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Immigration in New York and immigration in Europe.

During the first term, students from 2º Bachillerato C have been reading about the first immigrants to arrive in New York at the beginning of the 20th century. They have been doing some research on Ellis Island and trying to understand … Continue reading

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Anne Frank by 4º ESO

After nearly two months without publishing any posts, we are back with this awesome work by students from 4º ESO B and 4º ESO C. As they say in English, all good things come to those who wait. During the … Continue reading

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The perfect Brit also knows a bit of history

During the 2nd term 1º ESO C students were reading “Around the world in 80 days” as part of the project “The perfect Brit” they have been working on in collaboration with 1º Bachillerato C students. I thought it would … Continue reading

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Terrorism nowadays

After nearly 3 months working on The Troubles in Ireland with 3º ESO I thought the best way to draw things to a close would probably be to make the students think about recent examples of terrorism and what the … Continue reading

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The Troubles in Ireland

From 1968 to 1998 the situation in Northern Ireland was very complicated and not many people dared to visit Belfast, a not very safe place for 30 years. Luckily for everybody, Irish people managed to overcome their differences and are … Continue reading

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