Lesson 55 – Coffee Break Spanish
We’ll be continuing our study of the preterite tense in this week’s lesson and it’s time to take a look at some irregular verbs: hacer, ir, ver and dar in the preterite, so that you can talk about what you did, where you went, what you saw and more in the past. Members’ Materials | Purchase [...]
Lesson 57 – Coffee Break Spanish
It’s time to put into practice what you’ve been learning about the preterite tense. In this week’s episode Mark challenges Kara to an identity quiz using lots of preterite tenses to describe the lives of the mystery personalities. Members’ Materials | Purchase Season Pass | iTunes | RSS
Lesson 58 – Coffee Break Spanish
In this week’s lesson we introduce the imperfect tense and consider in what situations this tense is used. We’ll also learn the conjugation of -ar verbs in the imperfect tense. Members’ Materials | Purchase Season Pass | iTunes | RSS
Lesson 59 – Coffee Break Spanish
This week we’re continuing to look at the imperfect tense. We’ll go through the conjugation of -ar, -er and -ir verbs and talk about how the imperfect tense is used to describe things in the past. Members’ Materials | Purchase Season Pass | iTunes | RSS
Lesson 60 – Coffee Break Spanish
In this week’s episode we reach episode 60 and Mark will be testing Kara on everything she’s learned so far about verbs and adjectives in the past few lessons of the course. Members’ Materials | Purchase Season Pass | iTunes | RSS
Lesson 61 – Coffee Break Spanish
Lessons 61-63 will look at the thorny issue of por and para: by the end of these three lessons you’ll be confident in knowing exactly when to use which word! In lesson 61 we’ll introduce both words and consider various situations when the words can both be translated as “for”. Members’ Materials | Purchase
Lesson 62 – Coffee Break Spanish
In lesson 62 we’re continuing to discuss por and para: this time we’re focusing on the use of para when expressing purpose, eg. “this gift is for you” – este regalo es para ti. We’ll also learn the verb regalar, and talk briefly about the personal a. Members’ Materials | Purchase Season Pass
Destruction of the Organizational Structure in Advertising Agencies
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Subtract 2-Digit Numbers
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10 Ways the World Will End: The Big Freeze
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Intro to podcasting on Vimeo
What is a podcast? What is the format for a podcast, is it just sound or can it be a slide show with sound or even video? How do you think about a making a podcast in terms of your content, what you want to say to other people? What file types will you need to use? How do you publish a podcast and how do you promote it?
Model, Extend and Translate Geometric Shapes Patterns
Learn about patterns as they are modeled using shapes. Try to figure out what will come next in a pattern. User clicks through the slides.
Houghton Mifflin Readers Theater
Houghton Mifflin Readers' Theater is a play-based program
where students read aloud and/or perform scripts on social studies
topics. Readers' Theater is an easy way to teach your social studies
and ELA standards. It builds vocabulary comprehension and fluency and allows ALL students to access the content with multi-leveled scripts. The emphasis is on oral expression facilitated through active
imagination so all scripts can be performed with a minimum of
Career Bytes: Brandon Oldenburg
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Use Fact Families to Subtract Through
Using knowledge of addition facts, students will learn how to use related facts or fact families to solve the problem. Related facts or fact families, use the same 3 numbers. User clicks through the slides.
Explore the Ocean in Google Earth 5.0
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