K4 Thursdays with Ingrid

We did some new vocabulary about animals and then watched a wildlife video which Mario found really exciting. We then played a Kahoot testing his knowledge on Harry Potter . Pretty good! Then we finished the class designing and making a Christmas card for his parents.

K4 Tuesday with Ingrid

We did some good work looking at the differences between ‘used to, use to, get used to and be used to’. This will need to be repeated as Mario is not quite clear on the distinctions. The we worked on phrasal verbs and watched a compilation of videos to illustrate different phrasal verbs. This was […]

K4 Tuesdays with Ingrid

Today we did a listening exercise and formed questions with ‘How’ + adjectives. We learnt a little bit about some measurements on our planet and then we worked on some word puzzles for pronunciation. Then we did a dictation related to measurements and began a video about whales which we will finish on Thursday. We […]

K4 Thursday with Ingrid

In today’s class we continued our discussion on robots and with a very challenging video did a comprehension exercise and put items in sequence. This was followed with a quiz on robots and we found out a bit more about other social robots. Also some work with vocabulary and expressing ideas.

K4 Tuesday with Ingrid

Today’s class was about robots with a short discussion about machines in our lives and what they do for us. Then we read an article and found the main and supporting points from each paragraph, Mario did this very well. He consolidated quite a bit of vocabulary as well as learning how to fill in […]

K4 Thursday with Ingrid

Today we learnt about the solution that a young boy in Kenya invented to resolve the lion/human conflict near his town. We watched a TED video. Mario was able to summarise a process and pick up on key points regarding the tone and message of the video with some very good listening skills. Well done! We […]

K4 Tuesday with Ingrid

Today we did a listening exam and read a newspaper article about lions being killed in Kenya. We studied the article to find uses of cause and effect/reason and result and Mario did this very well, only making one mistake but he quickly corrected himself when prompted. We discussed possible solutions to the problems facing […]

K4 Thursday with Ingrid

No class today

K4 Tuesday with Ingrid

A good lesson today with Mario working on techniques for completing gapfill exercises, matching words to definitions and distinguishing parts of speech. Then we had a discussion about crop circles and watched a video. We finished the lesson with lyrics training from 2 of his favourite songs.

K4 Thursday with Ingrid

Today we had a very good lesson with a reading on world mysteries which Mario enjoyed. We then learnt techniques for matching missing sentences to paragraphs and did an exercise to replace the missing sentences with 1 additional extra sentence to make it more difficult. There was a also quite a bit of new vocabulary. […]