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  THE CASTLE MYSTERY TOUR


GENERAL OBJECTIVES

Improve knowledge of the English language.

Try and solve an intriguing mystery.

Learn about the Middle Ages. 

Disseminate certain aspects of British Culture and History by opening up a fantastic and interesting world to students. 

Develop an approach that will allow pupils to learn in an exciting way. 

Keep the students interested, amused and learning while they are involved in a  challenge.

Make them aware of their own ability to observe and investigate

TYPES OF ACTIVITIES:

This area offers vocabulary, matching and fill-in-the-gap exercises, multiple choice activities, grammar, crossword and games.

In this section you will find a link bank, word bank and a grammar bank related to the activities.

 

Activities for beginners

small castle. Plurals of some nouns - Multiple choice.

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

Grammatical: The plural of nouns.

It has a link to the grammar bank.

 

small castle. Feminines of some nouns - Multiple choice.

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

Grammatical: The feminine of nouns.

It has a link to the grammar bank.

 

small castle. All in its place - Drag the words that fit the picture. 

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

Activities for Intermediate users

small castle. small castle. Skills - Matching.

Objectives of this activity:

 Linguistic and Cultural: Vocabulary exercise based on old trades names that have become surnames.

 

small castle.  small castle. Who is Who? - Matching. 

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic and Cultural: Vocabulary exercise based on old trades names that have become surnames.

 

small castle. small castle. Prepositions - Fill- in- the- gaps.

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Practice the prepositions.

 Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

 

small castle. small castle. Blaze in the Castle - Gap filling.

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Reinforce the passive voice

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

It has a link to the grammar bank.

 

small castle. small castle. Countable or Uncountable? - Write the missing words.

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Learn about Countable and uncountable nouns

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

It has a link to the grammar bank.

 

small castle. small castle. Royal Wedding in a Palace - Gap filling.

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Be aware of how the Simple Past is formed.

 Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

Historical and Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

It has a link to the grammar bank.

 

small castle. small castle. You enter a darkroom... - Reading / Comprehension activity with glossary.

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary and reading comprehension

Communicative: Enable the user to use acquired vocabulary and increase language level..

Activities for Advanced users

 small castle. small castle. small castle. Complete a text - Write the missing words.

Objectives of this activity:

Communicative: Enable the user to employ acquired vocabulary and increase language level..

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

 

small castle. small castle. small castle. Build a story - Putting sentences in order. 

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Word order and reading comprehension.

Communicative: Enable the user to employ acquired vocabulary and increase language level.

 

small castle. small castle. small castle. Some adjectives and the corresponding opposites - Matching.

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Learn the opposite of some adjectives.

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

 

small castle. small castle. small castle. Some adjectives and the corresponding synonyms - Matching. 

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Learn the synonym of some adjectives.

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

 

small castle. small castle. small castle. Royal Wedding Menu - Informative text. 

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Reading comprehension exercise.

Communicative: Enable the user to employ acquired vocabulary and increase language level.

Historical and Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

 

small castle. small castle. small castle. Ancient recipe. 

Objectives of this activity:

Grammatical: Be aware of the use of imperative.

Linguistic: Vocabulary use.

Games

 small castle. small castle. Birds of a feather flock together - Matching.

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary use. Connect the surnames based on old skills with some celebrities' surnames.

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

 

small castle. small castle.  Discover the parts of a Castle - Hangman.

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary exercise about words related to the parts of a castle.

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

It has a link to the word bank.

 

small castle. small castle. Entertainment in a Castle. Hangman.  

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary exercise about words related to entertainment in a castle.

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

It has a link to the word bank.

 

small castle. small castle. Who lives in the Castle? - Hangman.

Objectives of this activity:

Linguistic: Vocabulary exercise to learn words related to people who live in a castle.

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

It has a link to the word bank.

 

small castle. small castle. Look for the parts of a Castle - Casino

Objectives of this activity:

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

Linguistic: Vocabulary use. 

 

small castle. small castle. Cities with a Castle - Casino

Objectives of this activity:

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

Linguistic: Vocabulary use. 

 

small castle. small castle. Wordsearch

Objectives of this activity:

Cultural: Learn about History and the way they lived in those days.

Linguistic: Vocabulary use. 

TIPS ON HOW TO USE THE ACTIVITIES:

These activities can be used on an individual basis or in groups. Some assistance may be necessary to understand how the activities work. If you need extra help, any suggestions or comments, get in contact with margll@yahoo.com  

mail to: themepark01@yahoo.de

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