Wednesday, 22 March 2017

It's all relative


In unit 10A we are having a look at Icons and the relative clauses.
Enjoy your revision here.

 Now ... You can visit the following sites for further practice:
WATCH: An interesting video about Nelson Mandela.

Have a nice weekend! :-)

Sunday, 12 March 2017

Answers to homework- Reading Practice

A volcano, an earthquaque, a landslide, a tornado, a drought, a flood


          PREVENT: to keep from occurring; stop
MELT: to (cause to) become liquid by heat
DEEP adj.  extending far down from the top or surface
 ERUPT to burst forth, come out
 EVAPORATE: (cause to) change from a liquid or solid state into vapor or gas

     b)      and c)
 1D (No, they can’t, but they can predict which places are going to be hit sometime in the future)
2B (We can plant more trees)
3A (They can be caused by earthquakes under the ocean, a landslide or a volcano erupting)
4E (Yes, it is)
5C (The sea level will rise around the world and a lot of towns and cities round the world will be flooded)

  1 Because the ocean is less deep there. 2 Because the water isn’t held in the ground, so it evaporates. 3  Over 50%4 The Caribbean, Chile, Indonesia, Japan and North America.   5 On average the world’s temperature has increased by 1.5ºC in the last 150 years and eight of the ten hottest years have been recorded in the last two decades.


Text 2  
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         1.       1 environment   2 recycling    3 over-consumption    
                 4 waste    5 amusing    6 landfill site    7 solution      
                 8 retailer
        2.      1F  2T   3T   4T  5F  6T  7F  8T  9F

Thursday, 2 March 2017

This Week: Becoming Greener

Have you ever heard about  'Ecological footprints'?
Do you know what yours is?
How many planets would we need if everyone lived like you?
 An ecological footprint measures the total amount of land and resources used, It includes your carbon footprint but it goes further. 

  • Find out what your ecological footprint is by answering questions about your lifestyle. See how your choices affect the environment and whether you are living beyond the capacity of the planet!

> Go and FIND OUT HERE! <

Source >  Bestfootforward