Tuesday, 16 September 2014

Saturday, 13 September 2014

Listening - All about "Reconstruction"...

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Listen to the preceding document again and read the script at the same time as the expert. Of course, do it at loud! :)

Be able to explain what "reconstruction" consisted in after the Civil War.

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

At the root of the black issue - Term 701

As seen in class, we are going to examine the black issue in the US in the following weeks. Let's focus on its historical origins.

The following document lasts 1'24''. Listen to it attentively and...
  1. Focus on your understanding on the whole: Who? What? Where? When? Atmosphere given by the soundtrack?...
  2. Take notes, keywords, numbers? What do they correspond to?
  3. Be able to recap this document orally.
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Saturday, 6 September 2014

Anticipate... What are we going to study? Term 701

Here is the series of pictures we saw last class. Use the vocabulary given and enrich it in order to introduce our subject. What do you think are we going to study?

  
Ferguson, Missouri, US - 2014
 

 
 President Barack Obama

 
Martin Luther King - 1963

Tle 702 LVA Born on 4th July

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