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‘Stories of Courage’ Reading Quiz – Final Round

Well done, Manuel, Erika and Victoria! A pity that Jacinto did not participate. Why????

Your current score is as follows:

Group D: 1+3+2+4+4=14 points

Group C: 4+4+3+2+0=13 points

Group B: 3+0+4+3+3=10 points

Group A: 2+0+0+0+2=4 point

Contestants Marta, Anastasia, Naomi and Luis are you ready for our Reading Quiz Final Round? Here you’ve got your questions for this last round.

Stories 7–8

Choose the right words in Oe’s story.

a Oe’s son was born seriously ill / disabled.

b After meeting Dr. Shigeto, Oe realized that he had enough strength / fear to fight for his son’s life.

c By the age of eighteen, Hikari was writing his own books / music.

As you can see Group D is in the lead now so, be the first to submit your answers before Wednesday, 1st of Deceember to guarantee your group the 4 points and therefore, the chance of being this Quiz Winner!!!

Good luck to you all and remember…, Jacinto, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.

 

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‘Stories of Courage’ Reading Quiz – Round 5

Good job, Anastasia, Luis and Naomi! Well then, your current score is as follows:

Group C: 4+4+3+2=13 points

Group B: 3+0+4+3=10 points

Group D: 1+3+2+4=10 points

Group A: 2+0+0+0=2 point

Contestants Victoria, Erika, Jacinto and Manuel are you ready for our Reading Quiz Round 5? Here you’ve got your questions for this round.

Story 5 & 6

Choose the right endings. Select 1 or 2.

a After the large pieces of rock fell toward Aron, …

1 he couldn’t move any more.

2 he got very frightened.

b Aron was hopeful because on Sundays …

1 many people go to the mountains.

2 the rescue teams go over the area.

c Aron used his knife to try to cut the rock …

1 and he set himself free.

2 but it didn’t have the effect that he expected

Be the first to submit your answers before Wednesday, 24th of November to guarantee your group the 4 points.

Good luck to you all and remember…, Victoria and Marta, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.

 

 

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Describe a place

 

 

 

 

Paragraphs to be submitted by 18th November 2011.

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‘Stories of Courage’ Reading Quiz – Round 4

Well done, guys! But what happened to Victoria and her brand new laptop?!?!? Make sure you get your computer ready for your next round, ok? Well then, your current score is as follows:

Group C: 4+4+3=11 points

Group B: 3+0+4=7 points

Group D: 1+3+2=6 points

Group A: 2+0+0=2 point

Contestants Marta, Anastasia, Naomi and Luis are you ready for our Reading Quiz Round 4? Here you’ve got your questions for this round.

Story 4

7 Choose the right answer. Is it 1 or 2?

a Chico Mendez was the first Brazilian man …

1 to speak against new businesses.

2 to start working at an early age.

b Chico started feeling hopeful …

1 when some parts of the Xapuri forest were saved.

2 when the new businesses were stopped.

c Not everybody believed Chico’s words …

1 and it became very difficult for him to continue fighting.

2 but scientists said that he was not lying at all.

Well, I hope you have enjoyed our outdoor reading class today. Surely, we could do it again on Wednesday. Don’t forget to answer your book questions for activities 6 and have them ready for our Wednesday’s class.

Be the first to submit your answers before Wednesday, 16th of November to guarantee your group the 4 points.

Good luck to you all and remember…, Victoria and Marta, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.

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‘Stories of Courage’ Reading Quiz – Round 3

Well done, Luis and Naomi! That’s what I call teamwork. Therefore, your current score is as follows:

Group C: 4+4=8 points

Group D: 1+3=4 points

Group B: 3+0=3 points

Group A: 2+0=2 point

Contestants Victoria, Erika, Jacinto and Manue are you ready for Round 3? Here you’ve got your questions for this round.

Story 3

Select the right words in italics.

a When Odette and Peter were caught by the German police she told them that Peter was her husband / brother.

b Odette and Peter’s future was decided at the police station / in the courtroom.

c When Odette was moved to Ravensbrück, she saw hopelessness / tiredness in the prisoners’ eyes.

Be the first to submit your answers before Wednesday, 9th of November to guarantee your group the 4 points.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.


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Descriptive paragraph – Describe and object

Ensure all descriptive paragraphs are sent before 9th, November.

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