Cities







Hello!!!

Today, we are going to discover a new website: ShowBeyond (a tool to create great looking
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presentations/videos).

Here is the link to the website:
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http://showbeyond.com/show/home

Here is the video I created for you (about London, with some of the pictures I took during our trip):

http://showbeyond.com/show/view?sid=6ebd7ed665bf02fcd4b544bb09192260

You can use this tutorial:
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsZ8ZDV4cMg




TASKS:
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1- Watch my story

http://showbeyond.com/show/view?sid=6ebd7ed665bf02fcd4b544bb09192260

And

2- Answer the questions, describe the slides or talk about our visit on Cinch.fm
http://cinch.fm/
Enter "mariehel2" in the search box and reply to the question.

If you absolutely can't, you may record your answer on Podbean, here :
http://mystudents2nde.podbean.com/

3- Watch the tutorial (ShowBeyond)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsZ8ZDV4cMg

4- & create your own story about an English-speaking city in a pair or in a bigger group.
You need to:
* choose 1 or 2 partners
* choose a city
* find photographs (creative commons)
* prepare questions or descriptions, comments
* make your ShowBeyond video!

5- Then we will share the stories & each student will choose the story he/she wants to talk about.

6- You will use cinch.fm to record yourself.

Looking forward to your comments & presentations!!!!


Last but not least....
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Here are some additional tasks:
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London:
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/multimedia/london/

Interactive games:
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Let’s visit London:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=1155

http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=5930

London monuments:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=3772

Famous London attractions (video): http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=2688

London's sights:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=3034

London museums:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8255

Piccadilly Circus:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8254

London parks:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8251

London: Let's have fun!
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8251

The Tower of London:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8247

Trafalgar Square:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8243

Buckingham palace:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8242

London Transport:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8241

Westminster and Westminster Abbey:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8240

London - Madame Tussaud´s:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8257

London:
http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=8256


Quizzes:
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Pictures: http://www.ego4u.com/en/chill-out/games/london-quiz

http://www.quizz.biz/quizz-143424.html

http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/city-guides/london-quiz/

http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/countries/london.htm

http://abceda.com/lonqz.htm

http://golondon.about.com/library/Quiz/blquiz-londonsights1.htm

Listening tasks:
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http://esl.about.com/library/listening/bllis_trip_to_London.htm

The great fire of London: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/radio/specials/1557_london_extra/page37.shtml

London bridge: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/radio/specials/1128_london_life/page30.shtml


Good work !!!

Mrs Fasquel.
Lycée Giraux Sannier. Saint Martin Boulogne.

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