Tuesday, 13 December 2011

APPLYING FOR A JOB IN TOURISM

The following Prezi summarizes all about Applying for a job in Tourism. I do hope you find it useful either to revise the Didactic Unit or for future use when applying for your own job.






GRADED READERS

Find below the complete list of books for you to choose the one you fancy reading according to your level of English:
You can either choose from OXFORD BOOKWORMS LIBRARY 
Oxford Bookworms

Or BURLINGTON ACTIVITY READERS
Burlington activity readers

Monday, 28 November 2011

CHRISTMAS

Check the following link to practise in order to be ready to celebrate the best Christmas ever!!! Christmas Corner

Practise your English by listening to different Christmas songs.
Follow this link:
Christmas songs

Tuesday, 22 November 2011

MENU CARDS

This is the first of a series of menu cards I would like my students in Waiting Staff to translate into English by using the menu cards you work with in School-Hotel restaurant.
Once done, send it to me by e-mail and after being checked, I´ll publish your menu cards on this blog.
Thank you for your cooperation!
I love teaching & I love learning

Monday, 14 November 2011

PICTURE DESCRIPTION TOURIST ACCOMMODATION MANAGEMENT

Look at the PPP and describe the different pictures. The questions below will help you so as to practise for the oral examination.

1.- Which types of buildings can you see in the pictures?
2.- Which is their main use?
3.- Can they be used as types of accommodation?
 
4.- Who are the people shown in the pictures?
5.- What are their responsibilities?
6.- What are they wearing?

7.- Can you name the different types of beds?
8.- Can you describe them?

9.- Name the different facilities and services you see in the pictures.
10.- Can you name any others?

Click on the pictures below and listen to the descriptions given. This will help you practise for the oral test:

GAMES & ACTIVITIES ON JOBS IN TOURISM

Practise this topic with the activities below:
First, an exercise to find the concepts that correspond to the different defintions: Complete the definitions below with a suitable member of Hotel and Catering staff:



Find some more practice below:

Now, it is time to play a little. Complete this word search:
And later this crossword:
And last but not least, follow the link below and enjoy a game created by two of my CSM students:

Sunday, 6 November 2011

THE ALPHABET

Practise the alphabet with these two videos. The first one is more general whereas the latter makes you practise spelling and vocabulary on fruit & vegetables:


Monday, 24 October 2011

VEGETABLES & PULSES

This material has been included so as to present VEGETABLES. The OHT below has been taken from The Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English:
Vegetables

ARRIVAL INFORMATION BOOKLET

Get some arrival information about the cities that appear in the booklet below, which was written by my students in Tourist Guide, Information & Assistance:

Wednesday, 28 September 2011

CALL MY BLUFF

Call My Bluff

Tuesday, 20 September 2011

EUROPASS SUPPLEMENTS

These are the Europass Diploma Supplements for TOURIST GUIDE, INFORMATION & ASSISTANCE and TRAVEL AGENCIES & EVENTS MANAGEMENT:
EDS in Tourist Guide, Information & Assistance


Next, find the ones for CATERING SERVICES MANAGEMENT and KITCHEN MANAGEMENT.
EDS in Catering Services Management
Later, the one for TOURIST ACCOMMODATION MANAGEMENT.

Finally, this is the Europass Certificate Supplement for CATERING SERVICES.
ECS in Catering Services

Tuesday, 23 August 2011

CHANGING EDUCATION PARADIGMS

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert. A different approach for education as we traditionally see it.

Thursday, 7 April 2011

EASTER



Find below a useful site with some activities about Easter for you to practise with your students. There are plenty of them and they are planned for all levels: The Easter corner