TASK #2: Children’s Rights in Argentina
1. In 2005 a national Law for the Integral Protection of Children and Adolescents was enacted.
2. Argentina ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1994.
3. In 2010, Argentina established a National Plan of Action against the Commercial
SOURCE: LIBRARY OF CONGRESS .
TASK 6: ss work with CD 5, Berni for children, and write captions for each picture, invent new titles to each picture, describes them, take photographs of similar situations in their neighbourhood and upload them to a class blog.
T makes a Class Blog for ss to write, broadcast their ideas on children's rights in our country.
Let's create a word cloud using WORDLE.Include words that are connected to this revolution. Make your own glossary.
Watch the video. If you read your Wordle again, can you recognize any of these words in the video?
What is your opinion?
I'm in favour of/ against revolutions because...
Tick the right option
was a motto that described the revolution.
were favours for the nobles.
were a lot of taxes to pay.
nobles were angry about the taxes.
was little food for the peasants.
were 6 coups d’état in 12 years
Look up more info about the causes of the French Revolution and make a video with MOVIE MAKER. Be creative. Be careful to choose good pictures.
Now using a spreadsheet try to make a time line with the most important events during this revolution. Use words from your word bank, and Simple Past to express past finished actions or Past Continuous to express long actions or interrupted actions in the past.
Teaching sequences slightly adapted; authors L. Simón & G. Rosetti
TED -Ideas worth spreading is an incredible place where you can find ONLY GREAT IDEAS , ONLY GREAT ENTREPENEURS, ONLY GREAT POETS, ONLY GREAT SCIENTISTS, ONLY GREAT ARTISTS, ONLY GREAT IDEAS WORTH SPREADING...
TEDx is pretty similar but the lectures take place outside the US. Here you can visit TEDx Buenos Aires
TIP: it's great for our students because the lecture can be watched in different languages. Simply click on the OTHER LANGUAGES key and you'll find the lecture and the subtitles in the language chosen.
Do you agree with Sir Ken Robinson? Is school killing creativity? If so, what can teachers do to avoid it? FEEL FREE TO POST YOUR COMMENTS BELOW.
During the first class we saw that we can download videos to watch them offline, i.e. without an internet connection. There are several alternatives here. The best option to download a video for the e-learning class is ATUBE CATCHER.
WOULD YOU LIKE TO HAVE THESE (or other ) VIDEOS IN YOUR COMPUTER? (Click on the names of the programmes>>>there are links)
Choose the FREE version (Descargar la Versión Gratuita de Real Player). You simply have to follow instructions.
Chose ONE of the three options. I use Real Player and it's really easy and user-friendly.
A TUBE CATCHER
This is a a very simple tool that CONVERTS VIDEOS and gives them an .avi extension>>>it's a LIGHT version of the video. It runs in our nets. MIND YOU: videos do not run smoothly with e-learning Class>>>try downloading the video first and then show it to your students.
Let's get started again!
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