Getting to know more the place we live in.
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Getting to know more the place we live in.

The world, our home place!
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640 students enrolled
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 37 mins on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • 8 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Students will be able to create sentences themwelves using the passive voice.
  • Students will properly use the comparative and superlative forms of adjectives.
  • Students will be able to confidently share with others, the types of entertainment, fashion, work trends, science and technology we have nowadays.
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Requirements
  • To have a basic level of English.
  • To be interested in learning and improving.
Description

This is a course created as an easier and different way for students to learn. The purpose is none other than helping students to know a little bit more of what has to do with our world, which is our home place.

We are glad that we got this huge platform to share knowledge with people from all over the world, and we hope people that see this, will feel the same. It's important for us to let students remind themselves that learning can be fun and should be fun, of course!

Who is the target audience?
  • First year High School students.
  • Whoever wants to learn more about the world we live in.
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Curriculum For This Course
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Lesson 1: Fashion, working trends, types of housing, entertaiment.
6 Lectures 25:20
Introduction!
00:25

Hello! Welcome to the first class of our course.

The topic is Fashion. Who doesn't like fashion? This is an important matter around the world, so it's also important for us to understand that fashion is for everybody, no matter the gender, the size, the shape, the color or the background. It's a misconception when people think that fashion is only related to women, but it’s really not. We all should be interested about, because our personal presentation nowadays counts a lot (and even more than what we think!

At the end of this lesson, you'll be able to excitedly talk about fashion with your family or friends.

So, guys... Hope you enjoy this. And if you have any question, don't forget to leave it in the comments section.

Fashion
03:12

Hello, guys! Welcome once again.

Today, you will learn more about relative clauses. It's important to know about that since it's very meaningful for us to give ourselves to understand when talking with others. So, pay carefully atention to the content. And after that, practice what you just learnt with exercise resource attached to this lesson.

At the end of this lesson, you'll be able to determine and identify how a relative clause should be used and when to use it!

Have fun!

Grammar in context: Relative clauses
05:59

This is the exam you have to take after studying the grammar content from Section 1, Lesson 3.

Please read the instructions carefully and answer each question to the best of your knowledge!

Lesson 3 - short exam.
4 questions

Welcome guys!

In this class, the topic is: Working trends.

It's important that we get to know, even a little bit, about the trends of working around the word because it's always useful to know about other cultures, other customs.

At the end of this class, you'll be able to speak about the working trends that do not exist in your country and express excitement to find the differences between those trends and the ones that actually exists in the country you live in.

Hope you find this useful.

Don't forget to share your thoughts with us, leaving a comment to the comments section.
Working trends
11:17

HELLO!!!

The topic for today is: Types of housing.

Have you ever wondered what are the types of houses in other countries and how those houses look like? This is what we are going to see in this lesson.

At the end of this lesson, you'll be able to identify what are the types of houses in which people live in, somewhere out in the world, as well as speak confidently about the differences between them.

You can also share in the comments section how does the house you live in look like.

Have fun!

Types of housing
01:27

WELCOME!

In this lesson we are going to talk about: Entertaiment. It's one the biggest needs in every single person in this world. So, it's important that we have some free time to go out with our family or friends, and do different activities that will boost the balance we all should have in the different areas of our life.

In this lesson, you are asked to watch the video and as soon as you are done with that, please go to the exercises section and try to complete them the best you can! 

At the end of this lesson, you'll be able to identify some of the most common entertainment activities around the world and speak about its importance.

Have a good time, guys!

Entertaiment
03:00
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Lesson 2: Science and technology
5 Lectures 12:25

Welcome to the first class of section 2.

Now, it's time to talk about two matters that are very important for all of us and that we use every single day: science and technology.

In this class, you are going to learn how to identify the different types of technology there are. And hopefully you will share your thoughts and ideas in the section below!

Have a good time!

Science and technology
04:16

HELLO EVERYBODY!!!

Welcome to class 2 of section 2.

We are excited to share new things with you every single class.

So, here we are. The topic for today is a grammar matter: Passive voice in past tense.

In this class, you’ll learn how to build up a passive voice sentence in the past tense. You'll also be able to identify when is the perfect moment or situation to use that type of sentences. 

 So this is it! Feel free to leave comments with your doubts or questions. We're going to be here willing to help. Hope you have fun!

Grammar in context: Passive voice in the past tense
07:42

Hello, guys! Welcome again!

In this class you are asked to study the NearPod Presentation about Adjectives. After that, download the exercises file and work on it the best you can.

At the end of this class, you will be able to describe what is an adjective, where to place it in a sentence and to use them properly to describe things, places and people. 

So please, follow all the directions that are given to you... And guys, we hope you all have fun learning.

Grammar in context: Adjectives
00:09

Hello students!

In this class, we are going to review Comparative Adjectives. 

Please, read the information on the pictures shown on this lesson and then, practice using them with the exercises file, doing so for you to build up your knowledge.

At the end of this class, you'll be able to compare things properly by using the comparative adjectives. And also, you'll be willing to use your knowledge in real talks.

Have fun!

Grammar in context: Comparative adjectives
00:10

Hello students. 

Welcome to the last class of this course! We're glad you've got this far!

The topic for today is: Superlative adjectives. 

This topic is quite important because through it, you are going to be able to use adjectives properly when describing people to the best degree of quality.

Feel free to ask your questions or comments on the comments section. So, keep the good work up, guys! Best regards!

Grammar in context: Superlative adjectives
00:07

This is the exam you are taking on the different topics from Section 2.

Please read the instructions carefully and answer each question to the best of your knowledge!

Section 2 exam.
7 questions
About the Instructor
Sarai Archila
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Student of Bachelor Degree in English

I'm Sarai Archila. I'm from El Salvador. I'm a student of Bachelor Degree in English.

I'm glad that I joined Udemy because this is such a great platform where we can share knowledge with people from all over the world. My classmates and I have been assigned to create a course in here, so we're excited to share a little bit with you all guys! :)


Eugenia Alvarado
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My name is Eugenia Elizabeth Alvarado  I'm 27 years old I live in Nueva Esparta, La Union, El Salvador. I'm study in the Gerardo Barrios University San Miguel, BA in English. sometimes in my free time I like to share my knowledge with other people especially teaching children. And I hope that this course is to your liking and is profitable for teaching a new language.

Yosselin Mancía
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Hello everyone, my name is Yosselin Mancía, I'm 21 years old, I'm a student of 4th of BA in English at university Gerardo Barrios, San Miguel, El Salvador. I like to share my knowledge with other people, I hope that this course is to your linking and increase your knowledge and is profitable for learn or teaching new topics.

Erika Yesenia Cruz Granados
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Student of Bachelor Degree of English

Hello, everybody. I'm Erika Yesenia Cruz. I'm from El Salvador.

My classmates and I created this course because we want you to have an extra tool for you to learn easier. I'm excited to share with you all a little bit of all the things I've learnt and I still have the opportunity to learn everyday in my classrooms at the university. 

So guys, I hope you all can get adventage of it. And... enjoy the process.

Best regads!!!

Sandra Beatriz Rivas Saenz
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my name is Sandra Beatriz Rivas Saenz I am from Perquin Morazan..

I'm studying a degree in English at Gerardo Barrios University I'm 21 years old.

I have created this mail with the intention of I learn much more and that you also take some ideas. To discover different techniques and programs of information


Nely Yessenia Mejia Portillo
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Hello there!!!!!

My name is Yessenia Mejia, I'm 26 years old. I'm Salvadorian, actually I'm living in Usulután. I'm glad to be here sharing and learning with all of you. Actually I'm studying  Bachelor Degree in English at Universidad Gerardo Barrios from San Miguel. 

Have a wonderful day to all of you! :)

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The internet is a basic necessity nowadays, MOOCs provide access to all kinds of information more than ever.I have been involved in the educational field for over 15 years and I find Higher Education to be a passion of mine. There are so many bright students in each class that can help shape the future of our nation, El Salvador. In this course, my students have tried to put their best foot forward and create an interesting course based on the corresponding English class syllabus. I hope you take the time to engage with each activity carefully thought out for you.