Τρίτη, 21 Μαρτίου 2017


Project time

Get together with your friends (2 - 4 people) or not and prepare a project about pets, farm animals or wild animals.You can write about more than one animal!

Talk about: 

What do they look like? Are they big or small? Do they have a long neck, big feet or a long tail? What colour are they? What do they eat? Where do they live? Why do you like this animal?

You can decorate your project with drawings or even pictures. Get ready to present it in class!

Bring the project in class on Tuesday March 28,2017

Τετάρτη, 1 Μαρτίου 2017


Exam Schedule - spring 2017

Δ2              Friday    March 10, 2017

Units 3,4,5
Vocabulary, countries, nationalities, time, weather, Christmas, Halloween, simple present, adverbs of frequency

Answer Key

1. I always/often/sometimes/never + brush my teeth etc.
2. 1B, 2E, 3F, 4A, 5C, 6D
3. British/Italian/Greek/Albanian
4. 1. Post office/2.Museum/3.Shopping centre/4.Block of flats/5.Church
5. Answer the questions.
4. always/rides her bike/sometimes/sometimes/never/always/play computer games
5. Make sentences

E1              Friday    March 10, 2017
E2             Wednesday    March 8, 2017

Units 3,4,5,6
Vocabulary, expressing opinions, modal verbs, sense verbs, future forms, comparative, superlative

Answer Key

Christmas Words: elves, Christmas Eve, decorate, celebrate, presents, sledge, light, decorations, reindeer
Environment Words: rubbish, brochures, reduce, reuse, organize, persuade, litter, recycling, pollution, energy
Adjectives: delicious, friendly, sweet, light, comfortable, hot, 
Verbs: decorate, celebrate, reduce, reuse, organize, persuade, litter                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Attention: Some words may overlap
2. am sending/spend/do/visit/sing/am visiting/is going/are having/are having/are sailing
3. is driving/doesn't like/am meeting/needs/washes/listen/ doesn't drink/is walking/don't go/are coming
4. am going to write/will send/will do/are you going to do/are going to hand out/will/is going to offer/are collecting/are sending/am writing
5. friendlier/cheapest/more/more convenient/busiest

New shoes for Maddy

1. See A1 above
2. works/serves/is/gives/likes/carries/works/has/is staying/is taking
3. Adjectives: good/far/bad
Comparative: more important/colder/happier/more generous/further/sadder/worse/more exciting/wiser
Superlative: the safest/the most important/the coldest/the best/the happiest/the most generous/the saddest/ the most exciting, the wisest
4. will stop/am going to go/are going to visit/will you stay/ will ask/will tell/ will he go/is going to take/are going to have/will go
1. Yes, I do/No, I don't 2. Yes, I am/No, I am not 3. Yes, she is/ No, she isn't 4. Yes, I do/ No, I don't 5. Yes, she does/ No, she doesn't 6. Yes, I am/ No, I am not 7. Yes, they are/No, they aren't.
6. 1C/2D/3E/4A/5B

New shoes for Maddy  see A above

ΣΤ2            Friday    March 10, 2017

Units 3,4

Vocabulary, comparative, superlative degree of adjectives and adverbs, simple past & past continuous tense

Answer key

1.Attached file/missing plane/powerful engine/safe trip/terrified passenger/calm voice/stormy weather/double - decker bus/fruit punch/guided tour/air traffic controller/computer science/fire fighter/safety rules
2.1 1e, 2g, 3b, 4h, 5d, 6c, 7a, 8f
2.2 I got.../Yes, I did/ I went.../Yes, Idid/I bought.../My favourite toy was.../Yes, I did/ I got up at...
3. faster/most beautifully/more carefully/best/more fluently
4. We went to the cinema/Did you see.../Dad didn't cook.../Did they have.../She wanted.../I don't like.../Peter bought.../I finished...
5. see E1-E2  B3 above
6. carefully/angrily/easily/easy/well
7. Last night, Kelly was watching TV when the lights went out. Kelly was sitting in the dark when she heard a strange noise. As/While she was walking to the door she heard somebody whispering her name. She was shouting for help when somebody switched on the lights. She turned around and saw Harry.

1.Planes carry cargo/Pilots fly over oceans/airhostesses serve food/passengers fasten their seatbelts/air-pockets shake planes/space shuttles travel in space/sea planes land on water
B1 were you doing/was trying/arrived/was not/was studying/called/were not/was taking
2. more beautiful/most interesting/fastest/cheaper
3. Oliver is not as cheerful as Jason/Bob is as shy as Danny/My house is not as big as yours/Lucy is as intelligent as Helen/Athens is not as big as London/Matt is as honest as Robbie/Gerography is not as interesting as History/Athens is as beautiful as Rome.
4. Yes, I did/Yes, I was/Yes, I did/Yes, I was/Yes, I was/Yes, I did/Yes, I did/Yes, I was (negative answers apply too)
5. Rachel is the funniest.../Maths is easier.../Bicycles aren't as dangerous as motorbikes/Karen is friendlier.../Gary is shorter than.../Claire wasn't wearing.../Tim forgot.../The children were making.../I was watching TV.../I didn't go to school...
6. Nouns: border/coin/landform - Verbs: ride/look like/feel like/weigh/ruin - Adjectives: attractive/fast/awful - Adverbs: slowly, unfriendly, badly, well

The three little pigs
best/happiest/funny/smallest/laziest/quickly/more difficult/most difficult/hard/extremely/regularly/most wornderful/most horribly/terribly/straight/angrily/easily/fast/more angrily/longer/nervously/grimly/fiercely/heavily/hungrier/slowly/hastily/awfully/badly/happily

Good luck!

Σάββατο, 18 Φεβρουαρίου 2017


After a three-year-long wait BOOKS ON WHEELS Mobile library is finally coming to our school! The project begins on March 1, 2017. 

What is BOOKS ON WHEELS? A variety of fiction, non-fiction, authentic or adapted books that tell, inform, teach and explain. All books are appropriate for 5th and 6th graders and feature wonderful illustrations, well-written texts and attractive formats. Some even include a CD!

First class to work on the project

At home reading:        March 1 - March 15
Presentation of books/video presentations*/in class reading/
impressions/group projects carried out in class
March 16 - March 31

Project update

Well done ΣΤ2!

Sadly there will not be video presentations from ΣΤ2 due to a very limited number of parental consent letters received.

Second class to work on the project:

At home reading:        April 3 - April 23
Presentation of books/video presentations*/ in class reading/ impressions/group projects carried out in class
April 24 - May 3

Project update

Sadly there will be no video presentations from E2 due to a limited number of parental consent letters received. 

Nice job E2!

The books are leaving our school on May 5, 2017.

The books were selected by Mr David A. Hill, a teacher, teacher trainer, conference presenter and educational materials writer on behalf of the British Council. 
BOOKS ON WHEELS became possible thanks to a generous grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. 

* parental consent required

Κυριακή, 12 Φεβρουαρίου 2017


They shared a room - They didn't share a room - Did they share a room?
He cooked - He didn't cook - Did he cook?
Betty was thirsty - Betty wasn't thirsty - Was Betty thirsty?
He threw the ball - He didn't throw the ball - Did he throw the ball?
He flew a plane - He didn't fly a plane - Did he fly a plane?
He gave the keys to John/They caught the ball/He crossed the street/They did't drive a van/Did she speak English?
Janet missed the bus/She took a pen/Ann didn't call me/She phoned a friend/Andy heard a noise.
Where did my friends swim?/What did he wear?/What did the teacher draw on the board?/How did they feel?/How did he break his leg?/What did they bring?

The ship disappeared-The ship didn't disappear-Did the ship disappear?
He talked to him-He didn't talk to him-Did he talk to him?
Amy was sad-Amy wasn't sad-Was Amy sad?
She taught french-She didn't teach french-Did she teach french?
The singers sang-The singers didn't sing-Did the singers sing?
They repeated the question/She helped her littlle brother/The snowman melted in the sun/The phone did not ring/Did they sit under the sun?
Jim covered his head/She copied the number/The sun didn't shine/He answered our question/We did not do our essay. 
What did he click?/Who went to the bank?/What did the student write?/How did the students dance?/How did he break his leg?/What did they bring?

didn't like/loved/didn't sit/broke/went/stood/felt/climbed/crawled/was/lay/fell/
didn't stop/hurried/visited.

Τρίτη, 7 Φεβρουαρίου 2017


Following last year's exciting "Cinderello" we have arranged for a new theatrical play in English for our 6th graders.

The English Theatre Club is presenting "Plaza Hotel" by famous American playwright Neil Simon.

Date:Thursday, 16 February 2017 
Place: Town Hall theatre

The story
Benny, the Spencers' son does not want to get married on his wedding day and locks himself up in the hotel bathroom. His parents shout and scream and do everything they can to get their boy out and married. Will they succeed?