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Dear Justin Bieber

Are celebrities like Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga responsible for the behaviour of their fans?

Some music fans, Gaga’s Little Monsters for instance or Bieber’s Beliebers, are notorious for their extreme behaviour when it comes to defending their idol. Should the celebrities they so ardently worship correct them when they go too far?

  • Datum 07/10/2016
  • Opdrachtnr 089
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, spreken
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm tweetal, groepje
  • ERK B1
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Time for tea

The reason why Britons have become so fanatic about tea.

We all know that Britons love their tea. But how did this come about? Why do Britons drink tea while other nations love coffee? Find out how history turned Brits into a tea drinking nation.

  • Datum 01/01/2016
  • Opdrachtnr 2003
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 15-30 min
  • Werkvorm tweetal, groepje, klassikaal
  • ERK B2
http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/eating-insects-yuck-factor-un-report

Pass the Cockroaches, Please!

Would you like to try eating cockroaches and grasshoppers or wouldn't you? Read on.

About 20% of the world population eat insects regularly. Why don’t we?

  • Datum 05/01/2015
  • Opdrachtnr 125
  • Leerjaar 4, 5
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven, kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 15-30 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal, klassikaal
  • ERK B2
http://www.carpenoctem.tv/mobsters/al-capone/

Not So Happy Valentine

A surprise from Al Capone

Of course you know who Al Capone was, don’t you? Well, he knew how to surprise someone on St. Valentine’s Day!

  • Datum 03/02/2014
  • Opdrachtnr 107
  • Leerjaar 4, 5
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal
  • ERK B2
Bron: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic.mhtml?id=81486721&src=id

Gun buyback

A few short weeks after the Newtown shooting in which 20 children were killed, there was a gun buyback in Los Angeles.

When there’s a gun buyback you can exchange your gun for a shopping voucher. What do you expect? Will this be a very popular thing in the US?

  • Datum 17/01/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 077
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen
  • Tijdsduur 15-30 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal, klassikaal
  • ERK B2
Bron: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17180530

Acid attack

Acid attacks on young women; you knew they happened, didn’t you?

You are going to read an article and watch a video about a girl who died after her parents had doused her with acid.

  • Datum 28/11/2012
  • Opdrachtnr 075
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal
  • ERK A2, B1
bron: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic.mhtml?id=79557478&src=id

How to Save Money in London

City trips are great but they are sooo expensive! Drinks, food, transport, accommodation, literally everything is more expensive than you would expect. But what can you do about it? Staying at home is not an option, is it?

In the video you are going to see, a guy from Hostelworld.com will tell you how to enjoy your trip to London without spending too much money. The sort of advice you might benefit from during your school trip to London this year.

  • Datum 09/04/2012
  • Opdrachtnr 049
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal
  • ERK A2, B1

Visit Amsterdam

Amsterdam, capital of the world? What do you think tourists who have never been to Amsterdam expect from their first visit to our capital? Do they expect to find tulips, windmills and wooden shoes? Do you think they will know what ‘stroopwafels’ are? Do you think they will like Amsterdam? Or will they be disappointed?

What do you expect tourists will like about Amsterdam and what do you think they’ll hate? Do the assignment and find out. Good luck!

  • Datum 26/03/2012
  • Opdrachtnr 116
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie spreken, kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 15-30 min
  • Werkvorm tweetal, groepje
  • ERK B1