New Media Ltd presents LandFill Bill Throw the correct item in the correct bin! Recycle Michael has gone on holiday and Landfill Bill has been given the task of cleaning up. He must throw the recycle-able items in to the correct bins before the land gets covered in rubbish. The longer you play the quicker the items will come. The more items you put in the bin without dropping, the higher your multiplier will be, and the quicker your score will go up. Keep an eye out for the swinging bins and the rubber ducks for extra points! Developed for ASDA Download This Game Add this game to Myspace: Matmi and ASDA presents LandFill Bill... Add this game to your own website: Matmi and ASDA presents LandFill Bill...
The 5Ws focused lesson | EFL 2.0 - Teacher Talk Posted by ddeubel on Sunday, June 12th 2011 Using the journalistic technique of the 5W questions is really effective for any listening / reading activity. Students can read or listen to the news item or story and then write out the 5 questions that would cover the story. They can then quiz each other for comprehension instead of the teacher asking the questions. Here is a clip from newsround (below). Listening – The 5 ws! Play any short clip or news report. Who _______________________________________________ What _______________________________________________ Where ______________________________________________ When _______________________________________________ Why ________________________________________________ Then check as a group or in pairs. This activity can also be done for any reading/text in the textbook. questions for your class readings. This should be your goal – get them to TEACH THEMSELVES! Recommended websites for getting “news” are:
Don't Buy It . Advertising Tricks Come play again later! Come play again tomorrow! 5 Tiny Wording Tricks That Can Totally Change Someone's Mind #2. The Length of Your Name Determines Your Success photos.com Knowing what we just told you above, it should come as no surprise that so many manly action heroes are named "Jack" (hell, in the last two years alone, Tom Cruise has played two guys named Jack and another named Jaxx). photos.comJohn always gets the best birthday presents. So What's Going on Here? When career website TheLadders took a closer look at the names of their over 5 million members, they found some interesting patterns: Firstly, they discovered that people with popular names (taken from a list of the site's top 25 names) were earning, on average, nearly $7,000 more than the rest of us. photos.com"Let's name him something masculine, like 'U.'" Unfortunately, it's not just how short your name is that affects your job prospects. #1. Food renaming is probably as old as food itself. photos.comThose small batch, organic vita-cakes might not be as guilt-free as advertised. Today, that is. Follow C.
ElectroCity Sumando Conocimiento: FreeDocumentary y BBC Learning English — ALT1040 El comportamiento humano nace de tres fuentes principales: deseo, emoción y conocimiento. -Platón Internet es un mundo gigantesco que crece día con día, cada minuto más y más páginas nacen, a la vez que más información está disponible para todos. Es por esto que en ALT1040 hemos creado la sección de Sumando Conocimiento, en la que recopilamos recursos de Internet que ofrecen contenido que nos permita aprender cosas nuevas y saber un poco más. El día de hoy hablaré de dos proyectos por demás interesantes, pero recuerda que si conoces algúnas páginas que valga la pena recomendar o de las que hayas aprendido algo, házmelo llegar a través de mi cuenta de Twitter (@zapata131) o también puedes compartirlo en los comentarios. FreeDocumentary Como su nombre lo indica, FreeDocumentary es un lugar en el que puedes acceder lefgalmente a documentales en línea. BBC Learning English Mucho del contenido está relacionado con noticias de actualidad, cosa que lo hace aún más interesante.
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5 Annoying Trends That Make Every Movie Look the Same Hollywood: the dream factory, the place where joy is made and everybody craps rainbows and cocaine. But underneath the glitz is a bunch of working stiffs who are either just trying to get the job done, or hacks who get their original ideas by ripping off other hacks. That's why these days... #5. Have You Ever Noticed: There's some unwritten rule that horror movies should be blue: The Ring Saw The Nightmare on Elm Street reboot. Meanwhile, apocalyptic movies are gray and washed out: Then there are more subtle ones, for instance movies set in the desert tend to be yellow. Smokin' Aces (Las Vegas) The Hills Have Eyes (rural Nevada) Movies where reality is off-kilter will be green: Fight Club The Matrix films, aka The Greenest Movies Ever Made Honestly, half the time you can guess the genre of the film based on one still from the trailer. What's Going On? It's called digital color correction. Now? And while we're on color... #4. Or against dimly-lit rooms with the bluish tint: This is a color wheel: #3.