TRAGEDY IN NEWTOWN PRIMARY SCHOOL

TRAGEDY IN NEWTOWN PRIMARY SCHOOL

Twenty-six people — 20 students and six adults — were shot and killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut on Friday December 14. He went to the school, investigators believe Adam Lanza, 20, killed his mother. He took three guns from the house and went to the elementary school wearing black fatigues and a military vest.The gunman took his own life, police said. He took out a handgun and shot himself.
Our condolences to parents, family and rest of school community. We hope it will never happen again.

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL

9780099573753As you may know this week we are celebrating Charles Dickens bicentenary by reading one of his most popular plays ” A Christmas Carol”. The English department is also collaborating with the school library and the Spanish Department by playing the film made by Disney “A Disney Christmas Carol”.
There you have more info to read about Dikens and its plays
http://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/book/8031/A-Christmas-Carol-by-Charles-Dickens.html

Ebenezer Scrooge is famous for hating Christmas. He hates the celebration and the feasting, regarding it all as humbug!
But then he is visited by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come, as well as the ghost of Jacob Marley. Scrooge changes his tune and a glorious Christmas celebration follows

WORKING ABROAD: It is time for you to learn English

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CANADA’S GOVERNEMEMT has offered new program to contract 3000 tradespeople whose skills are in demand. Click here to get further info: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/story/2012/12/08/pol-skilled-trades-program-kenney.html

Wacth the video and then answer the following questions?

  • What kind of jobs are in demand?
  • How many years of experience are requiered?
  • Which are the languages the candidates should speak?
  • Whenwill the process of application start?
  • How many workers are expected per year?
  • By 2020, how many workers will Canada need?
  •  The new program will give weight to those applicants who: …

ARE YOU A CANDIDATE? CHECK IT HERE

If you or your family immigrated from another country, for instance, you may want to think about coming to Canada from that homeland today.
Perhaps you don’t speak much English or French, or you might not have a written job offer with a company in Canada.

Would you like to take the QUIZ Would you qualify to come to Canada as a skilled worker?

DISCUSSION: would you mind going abroad to work?

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