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INVENTIONS / MYTHS

 

Information - Listening -
Interactive exercises
- Lesson plans - Interactive games -
Stories / Myths - Videos
- Cinema

(Updated on 26/09/2013)

 


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Information :

  • The 50 Best Inventions of 2010
    "Flying cars! Jet packs! Lasers that zap malaria-carrying mosquitoes!
    Here are the year's biggest (and coolest) breakthroughs in science, technology and the arts"

    (time.com)

 

  • Science museum's top 10 objects
    "The Science Museum in London has chosen a top 10 list of its most significant objects, as part of events marking its centenary...
    The museum's chief curator, Tim Boon, wants the top 10 to spark debate about the value of inventions and discoveries."

    (BBC)

    Steam engine
    V2 rocket engine
    Electric telegraph
    Stephenson's Rocket
    X-ray machine
    Model T Ford
    Penicillin
    Pilot ACE Computer
    DNA double helix
    Apollo 10 capsule

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Listening :

 

 

INTERACTIVE exercises :

 

Lesson plans :

  • Myths and legends.
    "Have a look at the article, stories, word game, cartoons, trivia and links."

    (British Council)

 

 

INTERACTIVE games :

 

Stories / Myths :

  • THE MYTHS - Choose a region... Read and listen to stories + culture + exercises
    (mythicjourneys.org)

 

 

 

Videos :

  • Very smart kids - Niveau 6ème / 5ème
    "Voici une petite activité à partir de deux vidéos (.zip) issues de l’émission ”The Tonight Show” présentée par Jimmy Fallon.
    Elle permet de travailler la présentation de personnes et de repérer du vocabulaire assez facile en compréhension orale à partir des inventions de ces petits génies."

    Créée par Isabelle Beaubreuil (Ac. Limoges)
    Si besoin voici le lien youtube des vidéos:
    Ellie’s Jellies: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6h7fxObtWXQ
    Power Paws: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EZVoPtsGp-g

 

  • BRAINPOP MOVIES (with SOUND and QUIZZES) :
    English - Health - Math - Science- Technology - Social Studies

 

Cinema :