Monday, June 11, 2012

7OB - Homework, June 11, 2012

Dear students, Today in class we reviewed Unit 15. Next week I will test you on the information. Be prepared to talk about: TV News Newspapers & Magazines The Radio The Internet Give advantages and disadvantages of each, and the most famous companies, shows, and websites. Also, answer all the questions at the end of the article in sentence format.

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Unit 11 - Pollution, Man & Nature

Dear Students, you'll see that there is a lot of information on this unit. Too much to remember at once - this is because people have polluted so much, and in so many different ways. Hopefully some day we will stop polluting, and this chapter can be shortened. (all information found on Wikipedia, May-June 2012)



Tuesday, June 5, 2012

7OA - Homework June 5th, 2012

Dear students, be prepared to talk about science and technology next week. I will test several of you for that topic. Also, I want you to answer all ten questions following the reading from Unit 13 Man & Society, on page 130. Answer them in sentence format.

7OB - Homework, June 4th, 2012

Dear students, next week, you will have another vocabulary quiz from the words on page 135, Unit 13, Man & Society.

In addition, you must write sentence answers to all ten questions on page 130, following the reading.

1. What is ethics?
2. What are the basic rules of modern etiquette?
3. Why is etiquette a limitation of the freedom of personal expression?
4. Where and when if our behaviour formed?
5. Why is the loss of manners a serious problem in modern societies?
6. Who are "ill-mannered" children?
7. How can parents raise their children to be tolerant, respectful, and empathetic?
8. How can teachers teach children the rules of social behaviour?
9. Why does etiquette depend on culture?
10. Name three examples of food etiquette.