about women’s right to vote

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,  

about plastic

First what happens to all the plastic we throw away, Then some possible solutions, caterpillars might come to the rescue or innovative ideas, We could also look at India for solutions  

about “Black Panther”

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.  

On guns in the United States

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... Continue Reading →

… on heroes

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, https://www.history.com/embed/3406915954 https://www.history.com/embed/4726851561 https://www.history.com/embed/4725827776 https://www.history.com/embed/4725315836 https://www.history.com/embed/4725827742 https://www.history.com/embed/4725315815 And women, almost forgotten... https://youtu.be/n_vcEkelV3I or famous and influential,

about IoT

Make  up your opinion on this hot new topic, the Internet of Things. Some articles  from The Guardian and The Economist https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/may/06/what-is-the-internet-of-things-google https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jun/23/smart-devices-solve-crime-murder-internet-of-things https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/sep/14/data-generation-insights-internet-of-things https://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21721656-data-economy-demands-new-approach-antitrust-rules-worlds-most-valuable-resource And some videos    

…about Halloween

    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.   Some history  and more details about Jack O' Lanterns from History.com Try your pronunciation with those Tongue Twisters Halloween Tongue Twisters He thrusts his fists against the posts and still... Continue Reading →

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