Day 4 and 5 of Unearthing the past

On Thursday we advanced into the age of exploration! The land was starting to run out of resources due to over-farming and overpopulation. So groups needed to prepare a voyage to find a new world. Before going on the journey they had to plan what they were going to need to bring on the voyage […]

Day 3 of Unearthing the past with Tom

Today we went to the Mammoth Museum. It was really interesting and we learnt some cool stuff about mammoths and other animals from the Paleolithic Age. For example, did you know that modern-day elephants do not descend from mammoths. It is actually mammoths that descend from a species of African elephant.

Day 1 and 2 of Unearthing the past with Tom

Hi Parents!   So far this week the class have been grouped together to form tribes. On the first day we started in the Stone Age. Each tribe had to research this period and decide which areas they specialize in (warriors, farmers, hunters). In order to start trading students first had to build a bridge. […]

Tom’s Fort Pienc class, January

This month we have been working on projects. Our first project was to design our own cities because we have been studying places in town and directions. Our new project is to create a new media (a videogame, tv series or movie) in groups. The students are developing their projects at the moment and it […]

Tom’s Antoni Brusi January

Tom’s Antoni Brusi-November

Tom’s Fort Pienc-October

During the last month we have been focusing on trying to remember the basics. We’ve looked at the basic sentence structure (subject-verb-object) and common verbs and adjectives we can use to form these sentences. We’ve also been establishing who is in what level because we have a very mixed-level class this year.

Tom’s summer teens-week 3

Monday We started the week by getting to know each other. We did a couple of activities that got our adrenaline pumping. We then watched a video and asked each other questions about extreme sports to see if we are risk takers. We then did a survey about how we get adrenaline in our lives […]

Tom’s summer teens- week 2

Monday Today we had some new students in the class so we played a speaking game to get to know each other a bit more in the first part of the lesson. After that we watched a video on teenage life in Ancient Rome as part of our gladiator theme for this week. We compared […]

Tom’s teens- week 1

Tom’s teens- week 1

Monday in today’s class we were getting to know each other and I think we did after the first part of the lesson. After some games and activities we focused on branding, which is in many aspects of our lives, especially with food and drink. We looked at two drink competitors Pepsi and coca cola. […]