Study alone, with a group, in the morning, in the afternoon, at the weekend,in the library, in a bar, in silence, listening to music, with some coffee, having mate, from your portfolio, from your class notes, from new sources ...
Samuel and Audrey visited London and spotted the best 50 places in this capital city. Watch the whole video and share a London landmark with the rest of your mates. Do not forget to include a short description and the place in the video where it can be found.
DEADLINE: June 3rd
My place in London:
PLACE: The British Museum
Brief description: this museum focuses on the art, history and culture of the world. There are more than 8 million objects shown here.
TIME: 17:31 min
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Choose 10 relevant places and include them in your own portfolio. Feel free to look up more information and add it to your own portfolio.
"At the beginning of the 20th century, the British Empire contained more than one quarter of the world’s population, and covered one quarter of the world’s land surface.
The Empire fell into two distinct parts: Britain and the dominions such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand and South Africa; and those regions that were wholly or partly governed from London – Africa, India, the West Indies and the Far East. [...]" Read more from British Empire and Commonwealth Museumweb page.
Watch this video.
The video is more or less objective and it justifies the birth of such an empire. (It's a pity it doesn't have any music!)
Pay attention to TERRITORIAL EXPANSION throughout history.
(COMPULSORY TASK) IN THE COMMENTS SECTION post QUESTIONS whose answers are on this video. Feel free to ANSWER any set of questions!
Take your L&C1 capuccino and BRIEFLY introduce yourself. State your expectations: what you would like to learn, why you are at college, your first impressions...SOMETHING THAT YOU WANT TO SHARE WITH THE GROUP
You are supposed to post your own comments after each post.
HOW DO I POST?
Read instructions below and just give it a try!
HOW TO POST COMMENTS: • Click on "comments" (right below this thread) to type your message. • In "seleccionar perfil," choose CUENTA GOOGLE. • Type a set of letters and numbers as you're asked. THEN, ONLY FOR THE FIRST TIME... • Click on CREAR UNA CUENTA GOOGLE. • Enter the details you're asked. You'll be asked to type details of your regular account. DON'T INVENT A NEW ONE. It says: "tiene que existir." • Now click on CONTINUAR. You should be ready to post your message then.