Thursday, August 16, 2007

A Fantastic Resource on Canadian History and Culture

VIDEOS

Canadian History Minutes (1 minute long videos on different topics)

This site has a lot of listening and reading material on Canadian culture and history. Enjoy!

Monday, June 4, 2007

Telling Stories

Listen to Steve Jobs's (co-founder and CEO of Apple) speech at the Stanford 2005 Graduation ceremony. He tells 3 stories in this speech.

Listen carefully and summarize what each story is about. What is the message of each story?

Then write your own story based on something that you have experienced.

Friday, May 25, 2007

Listening Homework


Please answer one or two questions on Little Miss Sunshine the movie we watched last week. You can also summarize and evaluate the listening activities we will do this Friday "Corporations in Education". Have a great weekend! :)

Monday, May 14, 2007

Idiom Presentations

Your first assignment is to open an account with BLOGGER. This will be your own blog.