Then three videos to get a closer look at the Windrush Generation and last year’s revelations.
Finally an article from The Guardian about the compensations for Windrush victims
You can watch the visual timeline,
or check this interactive timeline.
Two videos to celebrate the 100 year anniversary for women’s rights
Here’s the trailer of Suffragette (2015), about the fight for women’s right to vote in the United Kingdom.
And one more video about how it happened in the United States,
A couple of videos on what this new Marvel superhero is also about
and an article from Time ‘The true history behind Black Panther’s Dora Milaje Warriors” , about what inspired some of the characters.
Unfortunately the news puts this issue rather too often in the headlines, so here are a few videos to discover, better understand the issue, train your oral comprehension and add to your notion presentations.
First a presentation of the gun issues,
Then a short history of the NRA (National Rifle Association) one major actor in the issue.
Now, a little bit more on the importance and power of the media,
And finally, the reactions, possible developments and social media after the latest school shooting,
What makes #NeverAgain different?
Watch this list.
Do you agree with it?
What moments could you add?
And what happened after…
Some links to video and audio documents seen in class or to go further and train your oral comprehension skills.
A 6 minute English podcast .
A transition from the American Dream to the men who built America,
And women, almost forgotten…
or famous and influential,
Make up your opinion on this hot new topic, the Internet of Things.
Some articles from The Guardian and The Economist
And some videos
I know that was yesterday, but it’s never too late to learn something new isn’t it? So let’s start with some numbers.
Try your pronunciation with those Tongue Twisters
Spooky PoemI wish to wish the wish you wish to wish,
But if you wish the wish the witch wishes,
I won’t wish the wish you wish to wish.
Learn more about the Halloween Superstitions
by S.E. Schlosser
And why not choose your favorite Halloween Joke Here
More information on the American Folklore website.