Zoek op naam/nr
  • Verfijn op Leerjaar
  • 1(4)
  • 2(5)
  • 3(1)
  • 4(7)
  • 5(9)
  • 6(2)
Shutterstock

Teaching Boys and Girls

How a school got itself into trouble.

Kan een school een ander programma aanbieden voor jongens en meisjes? Deze school deed het wel. Of dat verstandig was…?

  • Datum 01/11/2015
  • Opdrachtnr 2001
  • Leerjaar 2
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven, spreken, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm tweetal, groepje, klassikaal
  • ERK B1
Shutterstock

Texting? Walk on the right side!

China creates pavement with separate lane for texting people.

To avoid collisions on the pavement, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a separate lane for people who are texting and tweeting. But is this the right solution?

  • Datum 01/10/2015
  • Opdrachtnr 321
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm klassikaal
  • ERK B1
http://www.nme.com/news/sam-smith/82152

Like I Can

Like I Can by Sam Smith: one of the most popular songs of the past months.

It’s popular, it’s catchy and you’ve probably heard it hundreds of times. You may love it or you may hate it. But here it is …

  • Datum 01/06/2015
  • Opdrachtnr 134
  • Leerjaar 2
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie schrijven, kijken en luisteren, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 15-30 min
  • Werkvorm tweetal
  • ERK A2
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-wmfoz9fInE0/UrD2F1_8XHI/AAAAAAAASto/c2TIyu76MWE/s1600/Americas+Got+Talent+S9.jpg

Talented teenager

An interview with 12-year-old Mara.

America's got talent, and Mara is one of them! Read the interview and find out all about her.

  • Datum 15/12/2014
  • Opdrachtnr 909
  • Leerjaar 1
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 5-10 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, klassikaal
  • ERK A1, A2
http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/24708537

Curved or Bendy?

You think you know what a smartphone looks like. But do you?

Electronics companies have to make sure their products stand out in the crowd. To do this they sometimes go quite far …

  • Datum 01/09/2014
  • Opdrachtnr 117
  • Leerjaar 2
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm tweetal, klassikaal
  • ERK A2
http://www.shutterstock.com/pic.mhtml?id=148108157&src=id

Blurred lines?

Blurred lines was one of the biggest hits of 2013. You probably all remember the song.

Blurred lines was not just one of the best-selling and most often downloaded hits of 2013. It was probably also one of the most sexist songs ever released. It was considered so sexist that it was actually banned from Edinburgh University as well as from quite a few other universities in Britain and the US.

  • Datum 02/06/2014
  • Opdrachtnr 112
  • Leerjaar 5, 6
  • Niveau VWO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven, spreken, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm tweetal, klassikaal
  • ERK C1
bron: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic.mhtml?id=181147208&src=id

Inspect the gadget!

This is an assignment for those who know about the latest gadgets.

You are going to read an article about a recently released smartwatch. Do you think it’s any good? Do you think it’s worth having?

  • Datum 06/01/2014
  • Opdrachtnr 105
  • Leerjaar 2
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven, spreken, kijken en luisteren, grammatica, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal
  • ERK A2
http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2013/jun/04/krystian-zimerman-youtube-protest

Piracy

Is it OK to download music or films without any form of payment?

The other day pianist Krystian Zimerman walked out on his audience angrily when a member of the audience filmed the performance with his iPad.

  • Datum 01/07/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 100
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, spreken, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, groepje
  • ERK B2
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/earthnews/9627670/Badger-cull-a-timeline.html

Ten Deadly Euphemisms

What do you say when you are caught in an embarrassing situation?

If there’s one thing that’s sure to get you out of any scrape you may find yourself in, it’s words. Read on.

  • Datum 07/06/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 094
  • Leerjaar 5
  • Niveau VWO
  • Categorie lezen, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal
  • ERK B2
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/14-years-after-it-was-made-the-worlds-oldest-hamburger-looks-like-it-hasnt-aged-a-day-8588168.html

Still fresh after all these years

Look at the picture and guess the age of this hamburger. I bet you won’t get anywhere close!

Is fresh food the same as fresh-looking food? Read the article. You’ll be surprised.

  • Datum 07/06/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 096
  • Leerjaar 3
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 15-30 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal
  • ERK A2