lunes, 25 de agosto de 2014

2014-2015 ¨A¨ THIRD SEMESTER

HW ASSIGNMENT # 1
August 27th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1. More than ...the world's population live in a city.
 a. half
 b. one hundred
 c. two times

2. Cities are tough because they require us to live on their….
 a. conditions
 b. rules
 c. terms

3. In 35 years the tables..... with cities adapting to our terms
 a. will become
 b. will turn
 c. will be

4. Crowd-sourcing and predictive analytics.......our cities to our evolving wants and needs
 a. will make
 b. will transform
 c. will shape

5. By engaging citizens, city leaders.....to respond directly to our needs.
 a. will lead
 b. will be able
 c. will apply

6. Cities............. resources and pizza
 a. will dinamically distribute
 b. will dinamically allocate
 c. will dinamically organize

7. For example, instead of busses running on fixed...….
 a. regulations
 b. bus stations
 c. schedules

8. Monitoring systems might......storms during rush hour
 a. predict
 b. locate
 c. see

9. Through our devices.....an intimate relationship with our cities.
 a. will develop
 b. .will create
 c. will discover

10. We....our devices to do everything
 a. will get
 b. will buy
 c. will use
HW ASSIGNMENT # 2
August 28th
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions
1. In a 10 min conversation with a stranger, what do humans tend to do?
 a. be very bad at lying
 b. tell an average of 3 lies
 c. tell an average of 2 lies

2. Humans are first and foremost...?
 a. social animals
 b. barbarious animals
 c. curious animals

3. Lying is a great way to keep elaborate social structures going, such as
 a. food, more and better sexual partners, higher social standard
 b. complimenting loin cloths
 c. creating an evolutionary arms race

4. One disadvantage to living in a tight knit community is
 a. not being able to tell bold lies
 b. everybody knows everybody
 c. it´s not as exciting as a large community

5. Researchers say we lie
 a. as kids in college
 b. as early as 6 months old
 c. to get sympathy

6. The trick to lying to yourself is
 a. holding two pieces of conflicting information in your head
 b. holding a bunch of conflicting information in your head at once
 c. becoming a pathelogical lyer and hold heartedly believing the actual lie

7. No matter how good you are at lying, it will often leak out through
 a. your word choice
 b. your body language
 c. your word choice and your body language
HW ASSIGNMENT # 3
August 29th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. How many hours did a Thai couple kiss for in order to break a world record?
 a. Over 58 hours
 b. Over 15 hours
 c. Over 1000 hours

2. The earliest reference to kissing is out of what?
 a. Ancient Egypt
 b. Mayan calendars
 c. A sanskrit text from India

3. Some believe Alexander the Great's army did what?
 a. Invented kissing
 b. Spread kissing
 c. Stopped kissing

4. Slaves kissed the hands of their masters as a sign of ____________
 a. Happiness
 b. Sadness
 c. Submission

5. The study of kissing is called what?
 a. Kissology
 b. Philematology
 c. Philosophy

6. What are the two theories about the origins of kissing?
 a. It's natural and unnatural
 b. It's easy and difficult
 c. It's instinctual and learned

7. What percent of human cultures don't even kiss?
 a. 1%
 b. 10%
 c. 5%

8. Some believed kissing evolved from what?
 a. Regurgitation
 b. Vomiting
 c. Love

9. Our lips and tongues are jam packed with what?
 a. Taste buds
 b. Happiness receptors
 c. Sensitive nerve endings

10. What can pass into a woman through kissing?
 a. Testosterone
 b. Happiness
 c. Body heat

11. What is the name of the chemical signals that help us sniff out a mate?
 a. Carbohydrates
 b. Pheromones
 c. Hormones
HW ASSIGNMENT # 4
September 2nd
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. Put your flags up ____________
 a. in the sky
 b. in the sigh
 c. in the ski

2. And wave them __________
 a. side by side
 b. side on side
 c. side to side

3. Show the world _______________
 a. where your from
 b. where you from
 c. where you're from

4. Show the world __________
 a. we have won
 b. we are on
 c. we are one

CHORUS: Ole ole ole ola Ole ole ole ola Ole ole ole ola Ole ole ole ola

5. When the going _____________
 a. gets tough
 b. gets rough
 c. gets cough

6. __________ get going
 a. The rough
 b. The cough
 c. The tough

7. _________; _________: _________
 a. One life; one love; one world
 b. One love, one life; one world
 c. One world; one love; one life

8. One fight; whole world; ________; ___________
 a. one light; one place
 b. one night; one race
 c. one night; one place

9. Brazil everyone put your flags in the sky and __________
 a. do what you feel
 b. do what is real
 c. do what you deal

It's your world, my world, our world today And we invite the whole world, whole world to play It's your world, my world, our world today And we invite the whole world, whole world to play Es mi mundo, tu mundo, el mundo de nosotros Invitamos a todo el mundo a jugar con nosotros.

Put your flags up in the sky (Put them in the sky) And wave them side to side (side to side) Show the world where you're from (show them where you're from) Show the world we are one (one love, life)

10. One night watch the world ________
 a. tonight
 b. unite
 c. ignite

11. Two sides, one fight and ____________
 a. a million lies
 b. a million tries
 c. a million eyes

12. ____________ gonna work so hard
 a. Full hearts
 b. Full sports
 c. Full heads

13. Shoot, fall, the stars---_________ towards the stars
 a. wrists raised up
 b. first raised up
 c. fists raised up

14. Tonight watch _____________; __________; ___________
 a. the world ignite
 b. the world unite
 c. the world delight

15. For ________, ___________, ___________ one night. Watch the world unite, two sides, one fight and a million eyes
 a. the right
 b. the light
 c. the fight

Hey, hey, hey, força força come and sing with me Hey, hey, hey, allez allez come shout it out with me Hey, hey, hey, come on now Hey, hey, hey, come on now Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey
Put your flags up in the sky (Put them in the sky) And wave them side to side (side to side) Show the world where you're from (show them where you're from) Show the world we are one (one love, life)

HW ASSIGNMENT # 5
September 3rd
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. When a ray of light enters a prism, what happens?
 a. the light speeds up
 b. the light slows down and bends
 c. the light slows down

2. All light travels in a straight line, unless
 a. something gets in the way and prevents it
 b. it doesn´t feel like it that day
 c. something gets in the way and reflects it

3. Why does blue light scatter more than the other color?
 a. Because the light of the sky is blue
 b. Because the blue waves are shorter and smaller
 c. Because the ocean water is blue

4. Why do sunsets sometimes look red, orange and yellow?
 a. the light from the sun goes down and thus there´s more time for the light to scatter
 b. the light from the sun reflects on the color of the ocean thus reflecting primary colors
 c. the light from the sun goes down and thus has to travel through more atmospheres to reach the eye, creating more time to scatter

5. Why is it that no two sunsets look alike?
 a. the atmosphere absorbs and scatters certain wave lengths, depending on gases, dust and aerosols
 b. the atmosphere absorbs and scatters certain wave lengths, depending on the reflection in your eye
 c. the atmosphere absorbs and scatters certain wave lengths, depending on the Stratosphere

6. How does NASA get a lot of repeated measurements?
 a. A ride on the International Space Station Orbit
 b. By focusing in on one spot for 15 or 16 sunrises and sunsets
 c. By going around the world in 90 days

7. Why does NASA want to have the Sage Missions?
 a. to be able to have data while circling the earth
 b. to study sunsets and sunrises
 c. To take better care of the earth and atmosphere
HW ASSIGNMENT # 6
September 4th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. What should you see if you are the first time in Barcelona?
 a. the architecture of Antoni Gaudi
 b. beaches
 c. cultural-sports centres

2. Where did Antoni Gaudi get his inspiration from?
 a. He was inspired by the city where he lived.
 b. He draw his inspiration from everywhere.
 c. His work was inspired by nature.

3. When was La Sagrada Familia started to build?
 a. in 1852
 b. in 1952
 c. in 1882

4. Where is the Park Guell located?
 a. out of Barcelona
 b. in the center of Barcelona
 c. in the suburbs of Barcelona

5. What will you find in the Gothic Quarter?
 a. the buildings from medieval times
 b. food markets
 c. a stunning and modern architecture

6. Where should you go to feel a local passion for football?
 a. to the Boqueria Market
 b. to the Camp Nou
 c. to Park Guell

7. What happened in Barcelona in 1992?
 a. the Winter Olympic Games
 b. the Summer Olympic Games
 c. the World Cup

8. What is called the open-air museum in Barcelona?
 a. the Spanish village
 b. the Catalan village
 c. the Universal Exhibition

9. How high can the rock railway take you in Montserrat?
 a. up 2400 feet
 b. up 2300 feet
 c. up 3400 feet
HW ASSIGNMENT # 7
September 9th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. What percentage of the Pacific Trash Vortex is plastic?
 a. 80%
 b. 90%
 c. 20%

2. How much plastic is produced annually worldwide?
 a. 60 billion tons
 b. 6 billion tons
 c. 60 million tons

3. Where is the eastern garbage patch of the Pacific Trash Vortex located?
 a. East of Japan and West of Havaii
 b. Between Hawaii and California
 c. The video doesn't say

4. Where did the Pacific Trash Vortex begin to form?
 a. In the mid 20th century
 b. We don't know
 c. 144 years before

5. What percentage of the world's oceans are covered by floating garbage?
 a. 40%
 b. 20%
 c. 14%

6. How big is the Pacific Trash Vortex?
 a. twice as big as Texas
 b. half the size of Texas
 c. as big as Texas
HW ASSIGNMENT # 8
September 10th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. How many characters speak in this trailer ?
 a. 5
 b. 6
 c. 7

2. What has Peter been up to ?
 a. webmaster
 b. webdesign
 c. designer

3. Who speaks in the video downloaded by Peter ?
 a. Richard
 b. Harry
 c. Norman

4. What is the relationship between Richard and Peter ?
 a. His father
 b. His oncle
 c. His brother

5. What does Spiderman need to pay ?
 a. The life
 b. The pride
 c. The price

6. How many ennemies are there in the trailer ?
 a. 2
 b. 3
 c. 4

7. What does Electro want to catch ?
 a. spiderman
 b. spider
 c. sniper

8. What does spiderman's choice mean for himself ?
 a. His path
 b. His patch
 c. His life

9. Who is in danger ?
 a. Peter Parker
 b. Tante May
 c. Gwen Stacy

10. Who is the love of Spiderman ?
 a. Gwen Stacy
 b. Mary Jane
 c. Nobody

11. How long has it been since they saw each other ?
 a. 5 years
 b. 10 years
 c. 15 years

12. Thanks to what Peter was able the throw the stone ?
 a. fist
 b. risk
 c. wrist
HW ASSIGNMENT # 9
September 11th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. Nick's boss _____________ him to drink alcohol in the morning.
 a. convinced
 b. has convinced
 c. have convinced

2. Nick's boss _____________ him since the first day.
 a. tortured
 b. has tortured
 c. have tortured

3. Nick's boss _____________ himself this morning.
 a. promoted
 b. promote
 c. have promoted

4. Dale's boss _____________ pictures of him last year.
 a. took
 b. has taken
 c. have taken

5. Dale's boss _____________ him that she was going to show the pictures to his fiancee.
 a. told
 b. have told
 c. has told

6. Kurt _____________ working last year.
 a. started
 b. have started
 c. has started

7. They _____________ to a restaurant the previous night.
 a. go
 b. went
 c. have gone

8. Dave _____________ Nick's boss that same night.
 a. saved
 b. has saved
 c. save
PROJECT
Students  are going to research music festivals in the world.
Students should choose a music festival, make a presentation in power point and find information about:
    • ·  when and where it takes place
    • ·  the types of music that are played
    • ·  how much it costs to attend
Task: Students describe their chosen music festival to the class and explain why they would/would not like to attend.
Dynamic: trios
Delivery date: September 11th
Presentation Time: 4 minutes   

HW ASSIGNMENT # 10
September 17th
1. Watch the video

2. Complete the song
1. Start spreading
 a. the news
 b. the views
 c. the queues

2. I'm leaving
 a. the day
 b. today
 c. my day

3. These vagabond
 a. blues
 b. shoes
 c. toes

4. They are longing to
 a. pray
 b. stray
 c. say

5. I wanna wake up in a
 a. pity
 b. treaty
 c. city

6. And find I'm king of
 a. the mill
 b. the pill
 c. the hill

7. These little town
 a. blues
 b. shoes
 c. queues

8. are melting
 a. a day
 b. away
 c. awake

9. I want to
 a. make up
 b. take up
 c. wake up

10. In a city that never
 a. sleeps
 b. sips
 c. slips

SECOND TERM

HW ASSIGNMENT #11
September 30th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1. What is a bookworm?
 a. An insect that eats books.
 b. A student loved by teachers who talks a lot.
 c. A student that studies hard and reads a lot.

2. What is a teacher's pet?
 a. a student that is loved by the teacher
 b. a dog
 c. a student that likes to play hooky

3. What does cut class mean?
 a. It means you cut out shapes while learning in class.
 b. It means you miss a class on purpose.
 c. It means you get kicked out of school.

4. What does it mean to ace something?
 a. It means you are playing poker and have an ace.
 b. It means you have learned something, and can remember it easily.
 c. It means to do very well on a test or assignment.

5. What does it mean to flunk out?
 a. to get kicked out of school because you have failed your tests and assignments
 b. to take time off from school for no good reason
 c. to do very well because you are smart and study

6. What does learn by heart mean?
 a. to have memorized information
 b. to do well on a test or assignment
 c. to be loved by your teachers because you always have the right answer

7. What does it mean to play hooky?
 a. to do very well on a test or assignment
 b. to be loved by your teachers because you always have the right answer
 c. to take time off from school for no good reason

8. What does this sentence mean? Mr. E flunked out of school last year.
 a. He was the teacher's pet.
 b. He failed his classes and got kicked out of school
 c. He committed a crime and was sent to prison.

9. What does this sentence mean? I aced the TOEFL last week.
 a. I did very well on the test.
 b. I played hooky and missed the test.
 c. I studied very hard and memorized all the information for the TOEFL test.

10. What does this sentence mean? Thomas Turtle is a bookworm.
 a. He studies hard and always reads.
 b. He aced his last test.
 c. He is a teacher's pet.

HW ASSIGNMENT # 12
October 1st.
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions

1. What is the most famous bird?
 A. Kea
 B. Kokako
 C. Kiwi

2. Where do the two main islands lie off?
 A. in the north of Australia.
 B. in the east coast of Australia.
 C. in the southeast coast of Australia.

3. What is the percent of population in the North?
 A. 65 %
 B. 75 %
 C. 27 %

4. Which one is the biggest city in the country?
 A. Wellington.
 B. Auckland.
 C. Christchurch.

5. What free-time activity can you do in Tonari row National Park?
 A. hiking.
 B. snorkeling.
 C. sailing.

6. In New Zealand, are there volcanic areas?
 A. Yes.
 B. No.
 C. --

7. Christ church was originally settle by
 A. British.
 B. Spanish.
 C. French.

8. What free-time activities can you do in the South Island?
 A. sailing and hiking.
 B. kayaking, explore caves and climb mountains.
 C. relaxing and sunbathing.

9. In Kaikoura, what is the most interesting activity to do?
 A. watching a tour of whales.
 B. swimming with dolphings.
 C. both answers are correct.
HW ASSIGNMENT # 13
October 2nd

1. Watch the video
2. Answer the following questions

1. On what material was Woman with a Hat painted? When was it painted?
 A. On a wall in 1950
 B. On canvas in 1905
 C. On the floor in 1915

2. Woman with a Hat is a example of 
 A. new coloring
 B. new technique
 C. new vision

3. What did Matisse paint?
 A. stylife
 B. portrait
 C. portraits, stylifes, landscapes

4. What does Matisse express in his paintings?
 A. a sense of time enjoy and stillness
 B. a sense of time enjoying the stillness
 C. a sense of a new vision

5. What was shocking in Matisse's for the time?
 A. his strokes and color
 B. his unfinished broad strokes and a natural color
 C. everything

6. In Woman with a hat what encourages to the audience?
 A. the movement of the audience
 B. to see the woman in another view
 C. see an alternative way of living

7. According to the author
 A. a painting had to imitate the appearance
 B. a painting had not to show what it is real
 C. the real life was what an artist has to paint

8. Matisse had influenced in 
 A. the 20th century
 B. the beginning of the 20th century
 C. the lastest part of the 20th century


HW ASSIGNMENT # 14
October 7th
1. Watch the video



2. Answer the following questions

1. Glasgow is Scotland's…?
 A. coldest city
 B. smallest city
 C. largest city

2. Which art movement is Glasgow's most famous architect, Charles Rennie Macintosh, associated with?
 A. Art Newbeau
 B. Art Nouvelle
 C. Art Nouveau

3. How many museums and art galleries are there in Glasgow?
 A. more than 20
 B. less than 20
 C. less than 10

4. Which river runs through Glasgow?
 A. the River Mersey
 B. the River Clyde
 C. the River Tyne

5. Buchanan Street in Glasgow is a place you might go if you wanted to…?
 A. look at art
 B. drink beer
 C. go shopping for clothes

6. Glasgow has the largest…?
 A. Department Store in Europe
 B. private art collection in the world
 C. number of pubs in the world


HW ASSIGNMENT # 15
October 8th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1. What has Bjorn always wanted to do?
 A. to go on a raiding adventure with his father.
 B. to go on a raiding adventure alone.
 C. to go on a riding adventure with his horses.

2. What was his father's profession?
 A. He was a farmer.
 B. He was a captain of a longship.
 C. He was a warior.

3. His father told him that he could travel with him as long as
 A. he followed his orders.
 B. he was treated the same as everyone on the boat.
 C. he followedhis orders and was treated the same as everyne on the boat.

4. They started their voyage from
 A. Denmark.
 B. Norway.
 C. Sweden.

5. On the ship they ate
 A. like kings.
 B. a terrible mash.
 C. plain food.

6. They reached the Orkney islands to get
 A. food.
 B. mushrooms and water.
 C. food and water.

7. Why were the native people of the Orkney islands afraid of them?
 A. They wanted to trade with them.
 B. Dublin was near.
 C. Their islands have been raided many times.

8. What did they do in Dublin?
 A. They traded furs and gathered food.
 B.They traded and then battled with Vikings from Norway.
 C. They battled with Vikings from Norway.

HW ASSIGNMENT # 16
October 9th
1. Watch the video
2. Answer the following questions

1. What is the meaning of the song?
 A. The girl does not care about what the others say and becomes braver.
 B. The girl is beautiful.
 C. The girl has a special power.

2. Where does the story take place?
 A. On the island.
 B. In the mountain.
 C. At the seaside.

3. What super power does the leading character have in the movie?
 A. She can control snow and ice.
 B. She can control fire.
 C. She can become invisible.

4. What does the girl build?
 A. A tree
 B. A snowman
 C. A house

5. Turn my back and ___ the door
 A. warm
 B. slam
 C. slim

6. The snow glows ___ on the mountain tonight
 A. white
 B. red
 C. light

7. Not a ___ to be seen
 A. football
 B. footboard
 C. footprint

8. A kingdom of ___ and it looks like I m the Queen
 A. isolation
 B. isolating
 C. translation

9. The wind is ___
 A. heeling
 B. being
 C. howling

10. Couldn t keep it in, ___ knows I tried
 A. Heaven
 B. Have
 C. Even

11. It s funny how some ___
 A. distinct
 B. distension
 C. distance

12. Makes ___ seem small
 A. nothing
 B. anything
 C. everything

13. And the ___ that once controlled me
 A. fears
 B. tears
 C. feels

14. How many times is LET IT GO repeated?
 A. 11
 B. 8
 C. 12

15) The wind is howling like this ___ storm inside
 A. swimming
 B. swearing
 C. swirling


HW ASSIGNMENT # 17
October 14th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1) What is the subject of this video?
 A. A game
 B. A war
 C. A fantastic world

2) Who is the first character?
 A. Peeta Mellark
 B. Haymitch Abernathy
 C. Katniss Everdeen

3) Which hunger game is it?
 A. The 74th
 B. The 75th
 C. The 76th

4) What is the advice given?
 A. Stay alive
 B. Eat well
 C. Remember you don t have any friends

5) The first characters say they want a real war.
 A. True
 B. False
 C. Maybe

6) How is the group chosen?
 A. In the population
 B. Among the winners
 C. Among children

7) What difference can be seen since the last games?
 A. Fear
 B. Hope
 C. Misery

8) What bird is used as a symbol?
 A. Mockingbird
 B. Colin of California
 C. Albatrosses

9) What weapon does the first character use?
 A. A bow
 B. A gun
 C. A sword

10) How many fingers are lifted?
 A. 1
 B. 3
 C. 5


HW ASSIGNMENT # 18
October 15th
1. Watch the video
2. Answer the following questions
HW ASSIGNMENT # 19
October 16th
1. Watch the video
2. Answer the following questions