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(Updated on 16/07/2016)


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Maps :

 

 

 

Facts :

 

 

  • The Great Southern California ShakeOut
    "At 10 a.m. on November 13, millions of people throughout Southern California participated in the ShakeOut Drill, the largest earthquake
    preparedness activity in U.S. history!"
    - with resources
    / animations
    (shakeout.org)

 

 

Pictures :

 

Virtual trips :

 

Listening :

  • Helping California’s Homeless - Text + Audio + Video - 21 December 2014
    "Federal officials believe there are hundreds of thousands of homeless people nationwide on any given day.
    Each one lacks a permanent place to live.
    Reasons for homelessness can include the high cost of housing, poverty and unemployment.
    Other reasons are mental health problems and bad luck."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

  • Chinese Lantern Show Surprises Southern Californians - Text + Audio + Video - 9 June 2014
    "Chinese lanterns are lighting up the Los Angeles County Fair in southern California. Visitors can see traditional hanging lanterns from China.
    But they can also see lanterns made in the shape of animals and famous works of art. These lanterns were created by artists from Zigong."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

 

 

 

Activities TO PRINT :

  • Découvrir la Californie - exercices (activitice)



 

Lesson plans :

  • Famers help ease water problems in California (25 May 2015) - a lesson plan with audio
    "The U.S. state of California is going through the worst drought in its history. Water supplies are now at dangerously low levels."

    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

 

Webquests :

 

Songs :

 

 

Cartoons :


California Fire Frenzy
- Cartoons

(cagle.com)

 

 

California Republic
(cagle.com)

 

 

Videos :

  • Desert Diversity at Joshua Tree National Park - VIDEO - 15 July 2016
    "This week, we explore a unique landscape where two deserts meet. Join us for a visit to Joshua Tree National Park in southeastern California!"
    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

  • Helping California’s Homeless - Text + Audio + Video - 21 December 2014
    "Federal officials believe there are hundreds of thousands of homeless people nationwide on any given day.
    Each one lacks a permanent place to live.
    Reasons for homelessness can include the high cost of housing, poverty and unemployment.
    Other reasons are mental health problems and bad luck."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

  • Los Angeles in 60 seconds
    "From star studded Hollywood Boulevard to culture at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
    Take a minute to discover Los Angeles with its great views and perfect Pacific weather."

    (BBC)

  • Chinese Lantern Show Surprises Southern Californians - Text + Audio + Video - 9 June 2014
    "Chinese lanterns are lighting up the Los Angeles County Fair in southern California. Visitors can see traditional hanging lanterns from China.
    But they can also see lanterns made in the shape of animals and famous works of art. These lanterns were created by artists from Zigong."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

 

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