Category Archives: biography

“Asperger inconnu”

This is a great blog – – and I feel like dedicating an entry in my blog because it is emotional and so inspiring!   Thank you for following me, too.

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Steve Jobs: role model or inspiration

This post is a tribute to Steve Jobs and a fine excuse for my students to debate on his statements! I recommend this book for those that love graphic biographies! Steve Jobs Saddleback Educational Publishing and Saddleback Educational Publishing  

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Steve Jobs:’CHANGE THE WORLD’ – Motivational videos

Steve Jobs’ most inspiring Speech !! It could be simply another life lesson from a simple person, as in the end we are all sharing the same destiny!

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Unit 1: Animals (lesson 1)

This is meant to be a post about a quite different unit about Animals. Students love to see that they are learning Real English and they need to practise English using real situations or every day English vocabulary. This movie … Continue reading

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The Danish Girl

Art and inspiration, fiction and reality. This movie is simply beautiful. Inspired by the lives of Danish couple Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Gerda asks her husband to fill in for a life model for her portrait of a dancer, and since … Continue reading

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This movie is really interesting and quite useful when we deal with history. If you want to teach something different, use Suffragette to make the ideas more clear. The movie follows the women who were willing to lose everything in their fight … Continue reading

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Autism and our students

Sometimes, we are challenged with groups of students that are special and need some special attention.     I have just discovered this movie and I really enjoyed watching it: it is a lovely story about an autistic and brilliant … Continue reading

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