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Amelia Earhart Found?

This assignment will help you to find out who Amelia Earhart was.

Amelia Earhart was an American woman who tried to do what no woman before her had ever even dreamed of. She paid for it with her life.

  • Datum 07/06/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 097
  • Leerjaar 3
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie schrijven, kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal
  • ERK A2
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18560_162-57358845/jake-math-prodigy-proud-of-his-autism/

Autistic teenager tipped for Nobel Prize

At age two his parents were told he would probably never be able to write. Now, as a teenager it is suggested Jacob Barnett should be awarded a Nobel Prize.

If a person has autism, this doesn’t mean he’ll never achieve anything. Watch the video and be surprised.

  • Datum 07/06/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 098
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm individueel
  • ERK B1
Bron: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic.mhtml?id=86216713&src=id

jOBS

He died barely fifteen months ago, the film about his life has already been made: jOBS.

You are going to do an assignment based on an article about the new film about Steve Jobs, former Apple CEO.

  • Datum 14/02/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 085
  • Leerjaar 5
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, kijken en luisteren, vocabulaire
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, tweetal, klassikaal
  • ERK B2
Bron: http://www.ted.com/speakers/joe_sabia.html

The Art of Storytelling

Is there really a difference between painting on cave walls and posting a message on Facebook?

You are going to watch a 4-minute TED-talk by Joe Sabia in which he talks about how a man from Germany changed the art of storytelling.

  • Datum 11/02/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 083
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, klassikaal
  • ERK B1
Bron: http://www.ted.com/speakers/terry_moore.html

Wrongfooted

Of course you know how to tie your shoelaces, right?

You are going to watch a short TED-talk in which a man called Terry Moore tells you that you have always tied your shoelaces wrongly.

  • Datum 17/01/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 082
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, klassikaal
  • ERK B1
Bron: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic.mhtml?id=191446319&src=id

Gun control?

In December a deranged youth shot twenty primary school children. Isn’t it about time the Americans introduced a form of gun control?

In the wake of the Newtown school shooting the debate on gun control flared up again. But this didn’t stop people from giving their loved ones what they really wanted for Christmas: guns. Among the most popular models was the Bushmaster AR-15, the gun Adam Lanza used to kill 28 people in Newtown earlier in the same month …

  • Datum 17/01/2013
  • Opdrachtnr 078
  • Leerjaar 5
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven, spreken
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 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-19882799

Pakistan activist, 14, shot by Taliban

Malala Yousafzai, the 14-year-old Pakistani girl who campaigned for girls’ right to attend school, was shot in the head by Taliban militants when on her way home from school.

Education is a basic human right, isn’t it? Well, it’s not. At least not when you’re a girl living in Pakistan.

  • Datum 28/11/2012
  • Opdrachtnr 114
  • Leerjaar 5
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie lezen, schrijven
  • Tijdsduur 30-60 min
  • Werkvorm individueel
  • ERK B1, 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: www.shutterstock.com

Tyler Hamilton

Lance Armstrong’s former team mate Tyler Hamilton opens up.

You are going to watch a video in which American speed-cyclist Tyler Hamilton talks about the use of doping in the team of US Postal.

  • Datum 09/11/2012
  • Opdrachtnr 074
  • Leerjaar 4
  • Niveau VWO, HAVO
  • Categorie kijken en luisteren
  • Tijdsduur 10-15 min
  • Werkvorm individueel, klassikaal
  • ERK A2