Curso: Herramientas digitales para profesores de / en inglés en secundaria

El CARLEE organiza esta actividad de formación destinada a profesores de inglés o que imparten asignaturas no lingüísticas en inglés en secundaria, con el objetivo de dar ideas para utilizar herramientas digitales y aplicaciones de dispositivos móviles de manera natural en la práctica docente diaria.

El curso se celebrará en el CIFE Juan de Lanuza, en seis sesiones a partir del 17 de Enero, de 16.30 a 18.30.

Podéis consultar la información completa en este enlace.

La inscripción se realiza en DOCEO, del 19 al 31 de Enero.

  • Las sesiones se realizarán íntegramente en lengua inglesa.
  • Aunque algunas sesiones se llevarán a cabo en el aula de informática, se recomienda traer un dispositivo móvil, preferentemente tablet o iPad, para poder realizar las actividades prácticas.

Sia- Everyday is Christmas

Australian singer-songwriter Sia has released an album called ‘Everyday is Christmas’, with 10 brand new songs about the holiday season. The tone of the songs ranges from festive to the one in Sia’s best-known ballads.

I feel some of the songs in the album could be used in a classroom context, replacing other classics teachers themselves might be tired of using year after year. The videos for three of the songs can also be attractive to young children, as they use claymation.

In any case, here’s a playlist with Christmas-related songs, as well as Sia’s full album:


Listen to this clip from a news bulletin describing yesterday’s supermoon:

  • What is different about the way we see the moon when it is a “supermoon”?
  • From when will it be seen?
  • When will it be brightest?
  • Is there another term for “supermoon”?
  • How far away from Earth is the moon on this occasion? How far away is it on a normal day?
  • What’s the reason for this optical effect?
  • Do you need any protection to look at it?
  • When will we see the next supermoon?

Download the transcript

More on the supermoon:


Black Friday, online shopping and fraud

Listen to this clip where an expert on online fraud discusses online scams on Black Friday. Then answer the questions below:

  • What tools are fraudsters using on Black Friday?
  • What is the expert’s advice in the face of such tools?
  • How much was lost to fraud on Black Friday last year?
  • What should you do if you become a victim of this kind of fraud?

C1_Charities and people in need

Selfless good deeds don’t exist (from Friends):

BBC children in needWhat’s that?

Ideas for children to raise money in their schools:

source: Newsround

Kids say what they’ve been doing for children in need (2017)

Listening: The Listening Project- Children in Need- Bullying

Listen to the extract from this conversation between a 14 year old who’s been bullied, and his mum. With the help of the charity Kidscape, supported by Children in Need, they’ve come up with strategies to deal with it.


London runners helping others and getting fit:

Infographic to promote the Good Gym charity in Zaragoza- use Piktochart

Mr.Bean’s Red Nose Day: 

Extra listening comprehension practice:

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estrategias y recursos para el aprendizaje lenguas extranjeras- sesión en EOI1 Zaragoza

Esta es la presentación que he preparado para la sesión:


En este video podéis oír la grabación de la propia sesión:

Sesión: estrategias aprendizaje lenguas extranjeras- EOI nº 1 Zaragoza

Esta tarde estaré en la EOI nº 1 de Zaragoza dando una sesión sobre estrategias y recursos para el aprendizaje de lenguas extranjeras. Será a las 18.30, en el salón de actos de la EOI nº 1.

Información en el blog del Departamento de Extraescolares de la EOI.