A Halloween Cultural Moment

Hi everyone-  This week our English blog is all about a cultural moment.  Learn some new English expressions while seeing  some ways that people celebrate Halloween!  As you can see, some people really go all out to enjoy this holiday.

(*all out: using all your ability or resources to do something)

A Halloween Light show:

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Halloween Treats to make if you have the stomach for it. They are over the top!

(*over the top: excessive, extreme, beyond normal,  acceptable limits)

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And there is something very satisfying about watching these Halloween makeup transformations!  Take a picture and share with us (via classroom) if you decide to try some yourself!

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Happy Halloween!  Don’t let the monsters get you! Stay safe and see you in November!

Lindley and Manolo

The Nightmare Hotel

BOO!

Hello Year 6!  Here are the fruits of your hard work!

Thanks to Mark Hancock at Hancock McDonald ELT, we had lots of fun learning and practicing the Nightmare Hotel!  The perfect pronunciation exercise for Halloween!

Here you go!  Enjoy sharing with your families!

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Have fun eating treats and carving pumpkins this Halloween!

 

More Pronunciation Top Tips

Hi Year 6-  We’ve been talking a lot about pronunciation and diction while practicing our poem!

Here is another helpful video that will help you remember some of the pronunciation questions that have come up in class recently (like the silent L in walk and talk…)

Watch and repeat out loud!  Many times!  You’ll be speaking like a native in no time!

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Short Answers

Hello Year 4-

Here is a bit of revision about questions with do/does and short answers!

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We hope this helps!

(Now you say, «YES, IT DOES!»)