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  1. 1. WEBQUEST.<br />Task 1:<br />By using a map of the USA, find the states these cities belong to and put in order, in an imaginary line, from East to West, the above cities<br />Memphis,Santa Fe, Washington, D.C, Flagstaf, Los Angeles, New York City, Oklahoma, Lexington<br />Resolution:<br />1º New Yourk City (New York) 5º Oklahoma<br />2º Washintong D.C (Virginia) 6º Santa Fe ( New Mexico)<br />3º Lexintong (kentucky) 7º Flagstaff (Arizona)<br />4º Memphis (Tennesse) 8º Los Angeles (California)<br />Task 2:<br />You have to link this information to one of the cities in task<br />Resolution:<br />- Here is the most popular horse race track in America: Lexintong.<br />-It has the only coliseum, which has hosted two Olympic Games: Los Angeles.<br />-It's the place where the king of rock and roll lived and died: Memphis.<br />-Here you can get off the subway at Little Italy, China Town and Harlem: New York City.<br />- One of the world's natural wonders is waiting for you: Santa Fe.<br />- The place to learn about native Pueblo Indians: Washintong D.C <br />- There is a museum, which shows you the history of the country:Flagstaff<br />- This is where the Land Run took place: Oklaoma<br />Task 3:<br />He entered the public library building and searched the web for information. Put in historical order, from the earliest to the most recent, the following list of presidents: Franklin Delano Roosevelt,Thomas Jefferson., Barack Obama, George w.Bush, Ronald Reagan, John F.Kennedy, Abraham Lincoln, George Washington,William J.Clinton<br />Resolution:<br />1ºGeorge Washington. 6º Ronald Reagan.<br />2ºThomas Jefferson. 7º William J. Clinton.<br />3º Abraham Lincoln 8º George W. Bush<br />4º Franklin Delano Roosevelt. 9º Barack Obama.<br />5º John F.Kennedy.<br />Task 4:<br />Try to find the names of the state where he is stopping by in his trip across the country<br />Resolution:<br />1)Arizona:<br />Is a state of the United States of America located in the southwestern region of the United States. It is also part of the western United States and the mountain west. The capital and largest city is Phoenix. The second largest city is Tucson, followed in size by the eight Phoenix metropolitan area cities of Mesa, Glendale, Chandler, Scottsdale, Gilbert, Tempe, Peoria, Surprise and then by Yuma in Yuma County.<br />2) California:<br />Is a state located on the West Coast of the United States. Nicknamed "The Golden State," it is the most populous and third-largest state by land area, after Alaska and Texas. It is home to the nation's second- and sixth-largest census statistical areas and eight of the nation's 50 most populous cities. Its five largest cities are Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco, and Fresno.California's capital is Sacramento.<br />3) Kentucky:<br />Is a state located in the East Central United States of America. As classified by the United States Census Bureau, Kentucky is a Southern state. Kentucky is one of four U.S. states constituted as a commonwealth, Kentucky is known as the "Bluegrass State<br />4) New Mexico:<br />Is a state located in the southwest and western regions of the United States. New Mexico is also part of the Mountain States. With a population density of 16 per square mile, New Mexico is the sixth-most sparsely inhabited U.S. state<br />5) Tennesse:<br />Is a U.S. state located in the Southeastern United States. It has a population of 6,214,888, making it the nation's 17th-largest state by population, and covers 42,169 square miles (109,220 km2), making it the 36th-largest by total land area.<br />Task 5:<br />Decide whether these statements are true (T) or false (F):<br />Resolution:<br />Daniel Boone was an explorer of Kentucky.- True<br /> Daniel Boone was born in Kentucky. False<br />His first job was as a hunter. True<br />John Finley was one of his great friends. false.<br />He was an explorer and never got married. False.<br />At Harrodsburg, he built his house. True.<br /> The furthest point he explored was West Virginia. True.<br /> He moved to Missouri for the last years of his life. False.<br />Task 6:<br />Enter the website and while you listen to the e-cards, try to divide up the letters of this song and make up the words of it.<br />LOVE ME TENDERLove me tender,Love me sweet,Never let me go.You have made my life complete,And I love you so.Love me tender,Love me true,All my dreams fulfilled.For my darlin I love you,And I always will.Love me tender,Love me long,Take me to your heart.For its there that I belong,And well never part.Love me tender,Love me dear,Tell me you are mine.Ill be yours through all the years,Till the end of time.(when at last my dreams come trueDarling this I knowHappiness will follow youEverywhere you go).ÁMAME TIERNAMENTEÁmame tiernamente,ámame dulcemente,nunca me dejes ir.Has completado mi vida,y te amo tanto...Ámame tiernamente,ámame por mucho,llévame a tu corazónpues es ahí donde pertenezcoy nunca me marcharé.Ámame tiernamente,ámame de verdad.Mis sueños están realizadospues mi amor, te amo,y siempre lo haré.Ámame con ternuraámame con dulzura,Díme que eres mía,pues yo lo seré por todos los añoshasta el fin de los tiempos.(Cuando al fin mis sueños se hacen realidadamor, esto sé,que la felicidad te seguiráa donde quiera que vayas).<br /> <br />Task 7:<br />Find about the Land Run and complete the following sentences with appropriate information:<br />Resolution:<br />During the XIXth century many Indian tribes were into the area known as Oklahoma Territory.<br />No Indian tribe lived in a piece of land called the Unassigned Lands.<br />By 1889 pioneers began slipping over into this area without authorization<br />The date of the Land Run was on 22 April 1889<br /> 50,000 people homesteaders gathered at the boundaries.<br />The Land Run began when the President Benjamin Harrison signed legislation that opened up the Unassigned Lands. <br /> Oklahoma City was originally called Oklahoma Station <br /> By 1900 the population had doubled <br />Task 8:<br />Try to match the pieces in information in group A, B and C.<br />Resolution:<br />San Miguel--------- the oldest church in town--------- District chapel.<br />Agua Fria----------- One of the Native American commnites in NM-----------<br />India Tribe.<br />Sena Plaza--------- The oldest settlement in town----------- Main road.<br />Taos pueblo--------- It houses important museums--------- Historic site.<br />Analco---------------- Where the chapel of Guadalupe is -------- District chapel.<br />Camino lejo---------- an old large hacienda----------------- museum.<br />Georgia O’ Keeffe-------- An outstanding modernist artist------ street<br />Task 9:<br />The facilities at The Grand Canyon National Park include a visitor's centre where he found a computer. He entered the Canyon website and he realized that he could send email postcards with some of The Grand Canyon pictures.<br />This is the Grand Canyon, it is in Flagstaff. The Grand Canyon is very beautiful<br />Task 10:<br />Decide what the following dishes correspond to - meat, vegetables, desserts, etc - and whether they are part of the breakfast or the regular menu. Could you also try to translate their names into Spanish?<br />Resoluion:<br /> Homemade beef stew n'corn bread: 1º course<br /> Fired Apples: dessert<br />Grilled Pork Chop: 2º course<br />Half pound bacon cheeseburger platter<br /> Tossed salad: snack<br /> Chocolate cobblers: dessert<br /> Uncle Herschel's favorite: mixed dish<br /> Maple pancakes: dessert<br />Task 11:<br />Find information about High School Clubs in the <br />USA:<br /> - History<br /> - Why students join these clubs<br /> - Types of clubs<br />Resolution:<br />History:<br />The first high school student-based organization chartered in Sacramento High School in California, in May of 1925. The concept of instilling an organized, separate entity separate from the school itself came from Albert Olney, and Frank Vincent. They were school administrators and Kiwanis Club members who were looking to form a junior service club in the school. This organization later became known as Key Club. Key Club now stands today as the largest student-based organization in the world, though not the largest high school organization in the world.<br />Tracking down precise history of high school organizations is difficult as several thousand types of clubs exist. Prominent clubs include high school subdivisions of Red Cross, Make-A-Wish Foundation, National Honor Society, National Beta Club, Junior State of America, Interact, Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda, among many other organizations. Each club has their own timeline, with hallmark internal achievements only known by members of each respective club.<br />Why students join these clubs:<br />Students join clubs for various reasons, leading to a diverse pool to choose from in most schools. Most active club members generally consist of freshman and sophomores, looking to find their respective niche in school dynamics. Student-based high school organizations offer teenagers a special element in that every person within the club share a common desire, ability, and/or personality. This type of connection leads to the existence of clubs in the vast majority of high schools.<br />There are no extraordinary physical and mental requirements to join a club. This special aspect distinguishes club organizations apart from Sports (requiring intense athletic prowess) and Drama (requiring physiological control and memorization). Most clubs only require a minimal membership fee (varying anywhere from $3-$30) depending on the organization. This openness allows greater opportunity for creating a tight knit community within the club. This idealist vision appeals to many of the underclassmen.<br />Types of clubs:<br />There are four main club categories: fundraising, community service, career interest, and interpersonal dynamics. Many clubs offer a combination of each element.<br />_ Fundraising:<br />Many people polarize toward fundraising for a major organization or movement. Fundraising appeals to people as high school students make a direct impact on international affairs, such as funding cancer research or environmental preservation.<br />_Community service:<br />Many schools require that students perform a certain community service quota. To obtain such a threshold, many people turn to community service organizations such as Key club, Interact, Lion's Club, Red Cross, and local clubs. In doing so, many teenagers experience more camaraderie while performing community service. Other individuals just enjoy helping the local community around them.<br />_ Career interest:<br />Many teenagers join clubs that revolve around their career interest. Many clubs, such as Junior State of America [2] and Future Scientist and Engineers of America focus on specific career fields and help students understand them better. Many competitions, awards, and conventions are held to give club members advantages in these fields by exposing them to new opportunities. In addition, members of career interest clubs network with other students who will enter similar fields.<br />_Interpersonal dynamics:<br />Many teenagers join clubs that offer no academic, organizational, or community benefit. These clubs tend to focus around culture, social dynamics, and self-interest. These clubs look to satisfy the needs and demands of teenagers in each school, based on environment, tradition, and culture.<br />Evaluation:<br />ROUND UP WITH A CIRCLE THE ODD ONE OUT.<br />Memphis- Toronto- Lexington- Santa Fe.<br />Arizona- California- New York- Ontario.<br />White House- Statue of Liberty- The Capitol Lincoln Memorial.<br />Motel- Road atlas- Visitor’s centre- library<br />Kennedy- Lincoln- Spears – Whasington.<br />Pineapple juice- Beef stew- Pork chop- Cheeseburguer.<br />2) WHAT CATEGORY DOES EACH ONE OF THE ABOVE SETS OF WORDS BELONG TO?<br />- States: Arizona, California and New York<br />- Monuments: White house, Statue of liberty and Lincoln Memorial.<br />- Food: Pineapple juice, pork chop and <br />Cheeseburguer<br />-Cities: Memphis, Lexintong and Santa Fe.<br />- Tourism: Road atlas, visitor 's centre and library.<br /> - Presidents: Kennedy, Lincoln and Washington.<br />3) ARE THE FOLLOWING SENTENCES TRUE (T) OR FALSE (F)?<br /> - Long Beach is the capital city of Arizona. False <br />Los Angeles has hosted two Olympic Games.True<br />Ellis Island is one of the attractions for New York visitors.False<br />The Lincoln Memorial is in Lexington.False<br />Daniel Boone was the second President of the United States. False<br />Graceland was Elvis Presley's residence.False<br />Flagstaff is one of the nearest towns to the Grand Canyon.True<br />The Land Run took place in Santa Fe at the end of the XIXth century. True<br />4) WRITE A TICK (√) AFTER THE SENTENCES THAT AREGRAMMATICALLY CORRECT.<br />- Where is the Statue of Liberty? yes<br />- Washington D.C. is one place of the most popular in the USA.no <br />- Where Daniel Boone borned? no<br /> - Horseracing is one the biggest attractions in Lexington.no <br />- Elvis Presley singed and recorded many songs. yes<br />- Oklahoma City is surrounded by rolling hills and <br /> prairies.yes  <br />Pueblos is the name given to the Indian communities in <br />New Mexico.yes  <br /> <br /> THE END.<br />Components of groups:<br />-Gloria Aguilera Ruiz.<br />-Laura Ortiz Otero.<br />- Rocío Sillero Lucas.<br /> <br />

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