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Special Events  Nov16 Activities

                After reading the article please complete the following activities. Try using Kahoot and
                get a better score than your friends!

                  Words

                Match the words to a similar meaning word and then read again to see how the word was
                used in the text. Some words may be difficult so ask your teacher and your classmates.

                    Controversial          Arguments      Touch below to play!
                Commander in Chief  Doubted/questionable
                                                              Students
                    Philosophies      Became too angry
                     Boiled over       The US President        Teacher
                 Slanging matches      Ideas/Viewpoints

English         Or try this activity instead, touch the ‘Students’ button and enter the pin code given by
                your teacher on your smartphone, tablet or PC. To learn more about how to use Kahoot,
                visit their website; https://getkahoot.com/ .

                Fluency

                3-2-1. Speak about the topics below for 3 minutes, then 2 minutes and finally for 1 minute.
                The listener can give reactions only. Then change partners. Try to use the new words above.

                Topic 1 – The US election is interesting/not interesting…for example…
                Topic 2 – In my opinion Hillary/Donald should have won because…
                Topic 3 – I would be a good president/politician…for example…

     Your Own Time

      Search the internet and find out about The US Election. Use your notebooks and prepare
      enough to speak for at least 2 minutes. Take a look at the Innews Pinterest site too. Here are
      some key words - type them into Google;

      US Election
      History of the US Presidency
      Most famous US Presidents

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