Category Archives: ESO

All the students who participated in the program IRELAND EXPERIENCE last year, received their English certificate last Friday 22nd September. As you know, IRELAND EXPERIENCE is an intensive English program for 6th PRI and 1st ESO students .

Our students  received their TIE Certificates ( TEST OF INTERACTIVE ENGLISH). This Certificate is officially recognised by the Council of English Language Schools and the Catalan Departament d’Educació.

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A term in Ireland 2016/17

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6th Grade and 1st ESO students have the opportunity to improve their English and learn a new cultures by taking part in this activity called ” A term in Ireland”. This time 6 of our students have decided to fly to Dublin.

As most of you know, our students have got a perfect opportunity to improve their  English skills through this Ireland Experience for 3 months.

They are placed in an Irish school and family will rapidly improve their oral and written English, while simultaneously experiencing the traditional Irish culture and way of life, which is noted for its hospitality and friendliness.

You can watch their everyday life in Dublin in this BLOG

Territorial Final of the Fonix Competition

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Primary and ESO students participated a few days ago in the first territorial final of the FONIX, which took place at URV in Tarragona.

Javier García-Bayón (5th), Èric López (6th), Jaume Ferrer (1st ESO), Miquel Àngel Jiménez (2nd ESO), Mateu Segués (3rd ESO), Iñigo Andreu ( 4th ESO) and Juan de Bonilla (1st BATX) were the students chosen in the first knockout stage of the competition carried out at school. On Saturday these four students among more than 500 students from all over Tarragona’s province had to make difficult written tasks containing a variety of activities on vocabulary, reading and writing. There will be only a winner per each level who will have to face the second final in Barcelona, so let’s keep our fingers crossed!

FONIX competition: Territorial Final

Primary,ESO and BATX students participated last Saturday in the first territorial final of the FONIX, which took place at URV in Tarragona.

Carlos Aldecoa (5th), Àngel Martí (6th),  Juan Gordo (1st ESO), Pablo Meneses (2nd ESO), Marc Escoda (3rd ESO), Juan de Bonilla (4th ESO) and Gerard Domingo (1st BATX) were the students chosen in the first knockout stage of the competition carried out at school. On Saturday these seven students among more than 300 students from all over Tarragona’s province had to make difficult written tasks containing a variety of activities on vocabulary, reading and writing. There will be only three winners per each level who will have to face the second final in Barcelona, so let’s keep our fingers crossed!

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Students receive their TIE certificates

All the students who participated in the program IRELAND EXPERIENCE last year, have received their English certificate. As you know, IRELAND EXPERIENCE is an intensive English program for 6th PRI and 1st ESO students .

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Our students have received their TIE Certificates ( TEST OF INTERACTIVE ENGLISH). This Certificate is officially recognised by the Council of English Language Schools and the Catalan Departament d’Educació.

Students receive their English Certificate

All the students who participated in the program IRELAND EXPERIENCE last year, have received their English certificate. As you know, IRELAND EXPERIENCE is an intensive English program for 6th PRI and 1st ESO students .

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Our students have got a perfect opportunity to improve their  English throught this Ireland Experience for 3 months. They are placed in an Irish school and family will rapidly improve their oral and written English, while simultaneously experiencing the traditional Irish culture and way of life, which is noted for its hospitality and friendliness.

 

Oral English Class: the key to success

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Tim Bowring is our English teacher for the oral English classes. All our students in Turó, from 1st Primary to 2nd Batxillart,  have got oral English class. The speaking groups are relative small (4 – 5 boys). In the speaking classes, Tim motivates our students and teaches them oral skills which will improve  their speaking ability and  their active participation in the class as well. In addition, these oral classes help our students practice for the Cambridge exams.

 

More than 70 students receive their Cambridge Certificates

More than 70 students, who held the Cambridge ESOL Exams last May, were awarded with their certificates: Starters, Movers, Flyers, KET, PET, FCE and CAE.

Since 2011 Turó is a Cambridge Preparation Centre. Students from all ages come to Turó in May and early June to hold these exams.

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From the very beginning Cambridge exams are  a great way to help young students build on their language skills and make further progress in English.

Cambridge English exams are accepted by over 13,500 universities, employers and governments around the world. These exams can open doors to higher education, improve employment opportunities, and because they are globally recognised, can increase learners’ choices for study or work.

Are you interested in participating? Take a look at the new exams dates for 2014:

YLE (Starters, Movers and Flyers): 10 May

KET:17 May

PET: 17 May

FCE: 7 June

CAE: 7 June