Monthly Archives: June 2011

PENFRIENDSHIP BETWEEN PORTUGUESE AND TURKISH STUDENTS

Internet is the most useful invention of this century. Teachers like surfing on the net. Why? Because they find out new ideas about their classes and meet teachers from other countries there. The idea of penfriendship between Externato Oliveira Martins … Continue reading

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São João

Every year, on the 24th June, the city of Porto celebrates S. João. Thousands of people pay a tribute to Saint John the Baptist. The party starts in the evening of 23rd June. How do we celebrate this day? Find … Continue reading

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Today is a special day in the USA and UK. What day is it? Guess!!!

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Learning English? WHY?

Languages are very important all over the world and can change your life. EMPLOYMENT (+money HOLIDAYS IN ANOTHER COUNTRY, comfortable ,easy communication IMPROVED EDUCATION, certificates, diplomas,etc PRESTIGE among your friends, better social position NEW FRIENDS through  mail, skype, chat, etc … Continue reading

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US Flag facts

Why is the flag red, white and blue? Red symbolizes hardiness and courage, white is purity and innocence, and blue is vigilance and justice. Why does it have fifty stars and thirteen stripes? The 13 stripes represent the original thirteen … Continue reading

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Flag Day

Today is the Flag Day in the USA. Every June 14th millions of Americans celebrate this day. People observe Flag Day by waving the USA Flag outside their homes and workplaces. There are also special ceremonies held by Veteran’s groups. … Continue reading

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St. Valentine’s Day

On February 14th, the English Club celebrated the holiday of love, St. Valentine’s Day. It was a day full of love, affection, hearts, love letters, poems…and many activities. All classes of our school were invited to see the club’s exhibition. … Continue reading

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Languages’ Day

Our school celebrated the Languages’ Day on February 23rd. The English Club also played an important role. The classroom was decorated and works done by the students on the subject “English Speaking Countries” (The Royal Family, Music, Culture, Food, Traditions, … Continue reading

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Our English Club

The English club has been an easy and amazing way for students socialize with other students in English. We have already done some activities in the club, such as celebrating the St. Valentine’s Day, The Languages Day and the one … Continue reading

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