Monday, December 22, 2014

My opinion about a film

Last Wednesday I and my classmates saw an exciting film which was called "NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS".The film is very good,but the thing that impressed me is the way that the director made this film.This way called"STOP MOTION".First of all the director made muppets that a man moved .Then he took 12 photos in 1 minute and after that he joined the photos together. Many people worked for 3 years to make this film!!!

DO YOU BELIEVE THAT THESE ARE PUPPETS???



Tuesday, December 16, 2014

MY FAVOURITE CELEBRATION!!!

My favourite celebration is Christmas because your parents give you presents and at Christmas all the people decorate their houses with a tree.The people go to the church and then they eat around a big table a big chicken with potatoes.When they eat all the dinner they tell jokes and they sing all the time.At 12:00 pm the children go to sleep and when they wake up they run under the tree to open their presents!!!

Sunday, December 14, 2014

WHY WE CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS ???

Once upon a time I had a friend who was called  Kallia . Kallia didn't know why we celebrate Christmas.She asked her friends , her parents , her teacher,but she couldn't understand why we celebrate Christmas.Mary who was Kallia's best friend said that we celebrate Christmas ,because our parents give us presents.Οther people said that Christmas is their new tablet,a trip to America....
One day Kallia asked me.I opened a book and I started reading .Then I said : on 25th December Jesus Christ was born .So this the reason that we celebrate Christmas!!!!
HAPPY CHRISTMAS
                                   LAST CHRISTMAS by Wham









                                          All I Want For Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey









                    Happy Xmas by John Lennon 



Saturday, December 13, 2014

My favourite celebration


My favourite celebration is Christmas.My family goes to the church and then we sit around a big table.My mum cooks a special dinner with all the christmas food.We eat chicken with potatoes and a carrot salad.Then my granny plays christmas songs on the piano.After that the children sit under the christmas tree and they open their presents.I love Christmas!!!

Sunday, November 30, 2014

My favorite singer

My favorite singer is Chris Brown 
Christopher Maurice "ChrisBrown (born May 5, 1989) is an American recording artistdancer, and actor. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he taught himself to sing and dance at a young age and was involved in his church choir and several local talent shows. Having signed with Jive Records in 2004, Brown released his self-titled debut studio album the following year. It peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 and was later certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). With his first single "Run It!" peaking atop the US Billboard Hot 100, Brown became the first male artist as a lead since Diddy in 1997 to have his debut single top the chart. His second album Exclusive (2007) spawned his second Hot 100 number one "Kiss Kiss", in addition to "With You" and "Forever". The album was also certified double platinum by the RIAA.
In 2009, Brown received much media attention after pleading guilty to felony assault of singer and his then-girlfriend Rihanna; he was sentenced to five years of probation and six months of community service.[1] His third album Graffiti was released later that year, and included the top-twenty single "I Can Transform Ya". Brown's fourth album F.A.M.E. (2011) became his first to top the Billboard 200; it spawned hit singles "Yeah 3x", "Look at Me Now", and "Beautiful People". F.A.M.E. earned Brown his first Grammy Award for Best R&B Album at the 54th Grammy Awards.[2] His fifth album Fortune was released in 2012. However, after the release of Exclusive, Brown's albums have not been well received by music critics.[3]

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Minecraft


Minecraft is a game about breaking and placing blocks. At first, people built structures to protect against nocturnal monsters, but as the game grew players worked together to create wonderful, imaginative things.
It can also be about adventuring with friends or watching the sun rise over a blocky ocean. It’s pretty. Brave players battle terrible things in The Nether, which is more scary than pretty. You can also visit a land of mushrooms if it sounds more like your cup of tea.

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Nightmare before Christmas

The Nightmare before Christmas is a story about a king of Halloweentown who is bored with the Halloween routine.His name is Jack Skelligton.Jack Skelligton wants to find a different experience.He travels to the Christmas town.The Nightmare before Christmas is an interesting story wich has written by Tim Barton in 1993.You must read this book!!!

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Mission: Write a comment!

Hello bloggers! You are welcome to leave a written comment on our French e-pals' new blog post about a very interesting sculpture: 


Click on the link and then click on 'comments' under the text to write something in the comment box. Good luck with your mission! 

If you want to see some Spymasters comment on the sculpture orally, watch this video!!! 

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

The first chapters of 'Nightmare Before Christmas'

The story nightmare before Christmas is a great story.It talkS ABOUT a skeleton and a doctor who have an acident and now he has MADE a very strong girl.Her name is Sally and she helpS and careS FOR the doctor because he can't walk.But Sally is very borED with that and she wantS
to escape.At night she putS SOME STRANGE FLOWERS in his drink and giveS it to the doctor.Then the doctor IS asleep and Sally escapeS but he caught/ catches her.The skeleton's name is Jack and he lived in Halloween town and he travelled to Christmas town.When
he came back, HE TALKED ABOUT all the things WHICH HE HAD SEEN to the friends.

Monday, November 3, 2014

My opinion on the book

The pages of the book nightmare before christmas were good and bad.They were good because they were a good start for a story and they were bad because they were a little BIT boring but they were ok.I liked Jack and the strange voice of the doctor. Αlso his voice was a little scary.the little stupid place was where Sally put flowers in the doctor's drink then when he fell asleep Sally RAN away but then the doctor woke up and rolled with his chair and caught her.I mean it was a little stupid becauce he was in a chair and he caught her.Also I liked IT when Jack lived in Halloweentown and went to the Christmastown and then when he returned Jack told the people of Halloweentown about the Christmastown.

Sunday, November 2, 2014

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS[the description of the chapter 1,2,3

It was Halloween at the Halloween-Town.This night all the ghosts the witches and the monsters went out of their tomb and  they went to town because the wantED to scarE people.Jack Skellington was the most scary of all of them.With his scary songs and dances he scared the people.But Jack was bored because he did the same things all the nights of the Halloween every year.

One night he walked out of the Halloween -Town and he was walking for many hours.While he was walking he saw a beautiful town WHICH was the Christmas-Town and it was Christmas.He looked inside of a house and he saw a beautiful DECORATED tree and then he went back to the Halloween town.

When he arrived to the Halloween-Town he explained to all what he saw at the Christmas -town. While he was talking , SALLY was watching him. Sally was taking care OF an old doctor.For many years she tried to escape FROM the house,but the doctor ALWAYS CAUGHT her.


Nightmare before christmas




TO BE CONTINUED

Saturday, November 1, 2014

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS (the description of the chapters1-2-3)

Jack Skellington is the most famous skeleton in HALLOWEEN TOWN.He is a singer who singS scary songs ON Halloween day.He doES the same things every year so he was bored.Jack  runS away from Halloween Town.He was walking for hours when he arrived at Christmas Town.In Christmas Town it was Christmas so all the people were happy.Jack saw their traditions and he got back TO Halloween Town.
He tried to talk to the people of Halloween Town about the people at Christmas Town and their traditions....


                                             AND




                                                            THE STORY CONTINUES...


                 NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS trailer

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

JACK ' O LANTERN

jack-o'-lantern is a carved pumpkin, or turnip, associated chiefly with the holiday of Halloween, and was named after the phenomenon of strange light flickering over peat bogs, called will-o'-the-wisp or jack-o'-lantern. In a jack-o'-lantern, the top is cut off to form a lid, and the inside flesh then scooped out; an image, usually a monstrous face, is carved out of the pumpkin's rind to expose the hollow interior. To create the lantern effect, a light source is placed within before the lid is closed. This is traditionally a flame or electric candle, though pumpkin lights featuring various colors and flickering effects are also marketed specifically for this purpose. It is common to see jack-o'-lanterns on doorsteps and otherwise used as decorations during Halloween.

                               Oh!—fruit loved of boyhood!—the old days recalling,
                               When wood-grapes were purpling and brown nuts were falling!
                               When wild, ugly faces we carved in its skin,
                              Glaring out throught the dark with a candle within! 




Halloween games

Monday, October 27, 2014

A LETTER TO COMPLAIN ABOUT MY MP4

                                                                                                                         

Dear Sir/Madam,         


I am writing to you to complain about my mp4, that I bought from your online shop last week. I am sorry to say that I am disappointed with it. There two problems with my mp4.


First of all, when I opened the box I saw a big scratch on the screen.Next, Icannot listen to songs, because it usually get stuck when I try to listen to songs.


Could I please have a refund? I am sending my address and the receipt with this letter.


Thank you I look forward to your reply.
                                                                                                                     Yours faithfully
                                                                                                                       Marina Markaki

    

A LETTER TO COMPLAIN ABOUT MY CAMERA


    Dear Sir/Madam


   I am writing to you to complain about my new camera.I bought the camera from your company 2 days ago and i am disappointed,there are 2 big problems.

   First,with this camera i cannot take a photo,i press the button,but i cannot take a photo.The button does not work.
   Secondly,when i open the camera the screen is black and white.

   Could you send me a new camera,please or could i have a refund?

   Thank you.I Look forward to hearing from you.

   Yours faithfully
    Andrew Zourmbakis

Sunday, October 26, 2014

A letter to report problems

Dear Sir/Madam

I am writing to complain to you about my camera.I bought the camera from your company a week ago,but I am sorry to say that I am disappointed with it.There are two problems.

First of all,as Iwas opening the box,I noticed a small scrath on the glass.Next the camera didn`t open.

Could you please send me a new camera or could I please have a refund?

Thank you.I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours faithfully
    Argiro Kosakofska

Samara: My favorite horror movie

It was a scary night and I was with my friends.We went to the Video land and we rented a horror story which was called Samara.When we went to my home, we watched the movie.In the movie Samara was a child and she was lived with her mother in a village.One night her mother took her and she threw her into a big and long well.Since that day Samara was a ghost and all the nights she went out of the well.All the people of the village got scared.

Twenty years later this village was destroyed and in this point a big city was built.The place where the well of Samara was was under of a house.In the house a big family lived.Samara was angry with the family.Samara wanted to kill all the family.At first, the family got scared because  she started to turn on and off the lights. One day Samara was on the TV but the family didn't understand it.They thought it was a trailer but suddenly Samara broke the TV and she killed the father.Then she disappeared .The family was cried for days.Another day Samara appeared in front of the family and she killed one of the three children.

Finally the family got angry and they were waiting for Samara.Suddenly she appeared. The family was ready that time. Samara she went to kill the mother but the mother took quickly a knife and she threw it to Samara and she died.That's all about my favorite horror movie.                   






Saturday, October 25, 2014

FORMAL LETTER

Dear Sir/Madam                                                  

I bought the game one week ago and I'm very disappointed because the game has three problems.

First of all,my game always get stuck and I can't play it. Next,the one of two CDs can't play because it has a big scratch. Finally,when I played the CD,I saw it had 3 levels and not 4 levels,as the advertisement says.

Could you please send me a new game with 4 levels or a refund?

I look forward to your reply.


                                                                              Yours faithfully
                                                                              Stelios Paterakis

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Cool robots

Hi. I read some articles at the weekend and at the week. The best article, which I read it was <Cool Japanese robots>. I was impressed with that because the giant T-Rex because you can move it with your mobile phone and the robot which knows every sign language! Also the robot which you can play table-tennis!!
This proves Japanese have the greatest technology in the world!!!!!!!

Amazing kid

I think most usefulI and creative invention was underwater walking talking.I will have this invention.Now I like to make model cars.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Amazing Kids!

I think, the best invention is Ritcie's Stachowski's because the underwater walkie-talkies are difficult for a kid to think of and invent. This is the most creative idea because now all the divers use them.
I haven't got any ideas for now but in the future I think I will have good and creative ideas!!!!

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

My best basketball player!!!

Hello my name is Stelios Paterakis and I am thirteen years old and I live in heraklion.I go to the fibrst class of junior high school.I have black eyes I am handsome,clever and I am very fanny.My favourite
hobbie is basketball and football and my favourite basketball player is LEBRON JAMES because
he is the best DANKER for me!!!LOOK!!!

Read the news in English!

You can now read the news more easily! Choose the article that interests you and then the reading difficulty you want it to have. After you read the article, write what you remember about it on the blog.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Information about my life

Hello. My name is Marina. I am 10 years old and I live in Heraklion in Crete.I love my  school so I am a good student.I love Maths, Science,History and English.I love dance.I started dancing when I was 3 years old. I like  volleyball too.  I love my little ,cute cousins .I love dogs ,but I haven't got a dog. My favourite bands are Beatles and Scorpions.


Imagine by John Lennon

 

Wind of change by Scorpions

A USUAL DAY

Hi, I am Themis Chavakis from the English Language school Maria Markaki Markoulaki.
I live in Heraklion and I am going to primary school.I am very good student at all subjects.
My hobby is playing basketball at O.F.I.team. I love reading geogrphy,maths and English too.
I am very clever and and thin .I am 1,61 tall and I am 12 years old.I also have lessons of  French and I play computer games like Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 every weekend.My favourite songs are loka loka and the lazy song of Bruno Mars.





Myself

Hello I am Andreas Plevrakis and I live in  Heraklion of Crete in the center. I am 12 years old and I love basketball and ping pong. Also, I like pop music RIHANA , SNOUP DOG ,PSY AND SHAKIRA. I am 1,60 tall, I am blond and I have a very cute white dog Pluto. He is 1 year old. In the summer my friends and I play many games, like volleyball and football.I am very excited with Facebook.

* The personal pronoun I is always capital. :)

                                                 THE BEST FAILS OF ICE SKATING

MY HOBBY!!!!

Hello everybody,
I'm Andrew and I'm thirteen.I live in Heraklion, Crete.I'm going to the first grade of junior high school. I'm funny and I'm clever,too. MY FAVOURITE HOBBY IS BASKETBALL.I like playing basketball very much.I like swimming,too. My favourite basketball player is Kyrie Irving.He is the best point guard in NBA for me. Watch a video!


DO YOU LIKE IT?

My character

Hi, my name is Argiro.I have blue eyes,brown hair and I am tall.I am 13 years old and I go to the Kapetanakio high school.I like doing sports which are fun like karate and volleyball. In my free time I like going shopping,listening to music and playing with my friends.I have a little dog.Her name is Lisa and she likes playing with her plastic ball.My favourite lesson is history and music.My favourite singer is Demi!!!

ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hello everybody,
My name is George Georgandelis.I am thirteen years old,handsome,funny,smart,I am going to the first grade of the junior high school. My favourite hobbies are basketball, parkour and skateboarding. In my free time I go to the neighborhood and play with my friends games like hide and seek,manhunt,parkour,basketball and we are having lots of fun.Also my favourite song is  CAN'T HOLD US!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Hello readers!!!

Hello! I am Paul and I am twelve. I am in the first grade of secondary school.

Happy new school year

The new school year started and it is so boring. I am in the first year of secondary school.I lost my old friends.Our head teacher is very strict. But I am going to survive and be the best secret agent!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Friday, May 16, 2014

Council proposals

The proposals
The local council is planning to develop a piece of land in our neighbourhoud .The first proposal is to build a new supermerket and the second proposal is to build a  hotel for tenagers.

Tow reasons to not to build the supermarket
There are tow main reasons to not build the supermarket.First of all we don't need a supermarket because there are already tree supermarket in our neighbourhoud  and the second problem is the traffic.the traffic will be heavier,the streets will be more dangerous  to croos and the fumes will create more pollution.

The advandages of a center for teenagers.
The only sports centre that excist in this area  is very small,and the equipment is quite old.The proposal is to  build a sports centre that includes a cafe is an excellent idea.Not all teenagers are into sports,but if ther is a cafe the everybody inthis age group can meet in appropriate environment


Reccommentation and Suggestions
I strongly support having a safe place to go where I can relax with my friends.I reccomend that the local residents should start a petiton, which anybody over twelve years old can sign.The council should also have meetings where everybody in the area can express their opinion,so they can make the best decision.

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Which song do you like best?




LIAM PAYNE:
Hey girl, I'm waitin' on ya, I'm waitin' on ya
Come on and let me sneak you out
And have a celebration, a celebration
The music up, the windows down

ZAYN MALIK:
Yeah, we'll be doing what we do
Just pretending that we're cool
And we know it too
Yeah, we'll keep doing what we do
Just pretending that we're cool
So tonight

ALL:
Let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun
I know we only met but let's pretend it's love
And never, never, never stop for anyone
Tonight let's get some
And live while we're young
Woahhh oh oh oh
Woahhhh oh oh oh
And live while we're young
Woahhh oh oh oh
Tonight let's get some

HARRY STYLES:
And live while we're young

ZAYN MALIK:
Hey girl, it's now or never, it's now or never
Don't over-think, just let it go
And if we get together, yeah, get together
Don't let the pictures leave your phone, ohhhh

NIALL HORAN:
Yeah, we'll be doing what we do
Just pretending that we're cool
So tonight

All:
Let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun
I know we only met but let's pretend it's love
And never, never, never stop for anyone
Tonight let's get some
And live while we're young
Woahhh oh oh oh
Woahhhh oh oh oh
And live while we're young
Woahhh oh oh oh
Tonight let's get some

HARRY STYLES:
And live while we're young

ZAYN MALIK:
And girl, you and I,
We're 'bout to make some memories tonight

LOUIS TOMLINSON:
I wanna live while we're young
We wanna live while we're young

ALL:
Let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun
I know we only met but let's pretend it's love
And never, never, never stop for anyone
Tonight let's get some
And live while we're young
Crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun
I know we only met but let's pretend it's love
And never, never, never stop for anyone
Tonight let's get some
And live while we're young
Wanna live, wanna live, wanna live
Come on, younnngg
Wanna live, wanna live, wanna live
While we're young
Wanna live, wanna live, wanna live

HARRY STYLES:
Tonight let's get some

ZAYN MALIK:
And live while we're young




Wednesday, March 5, 2014

In disguise for a day


Dear Fun TV,

I am writing to you because I want to spend a day in disguise in your TV show. I would like to look like Paul George, because he is my favourite basketball player and he comes from Greece.

In my opinion, to look like Paul George I must wear a basketball uniform with his name. I will have a moustashe and the number twenty- four on my uniform. Moreover, I must wear basketball sneakers. Then, I have to change my voice and make it deeper and I have to walk quickly. Also, I must put make up on to be black, because he is from the USA.

When I wear the disguise, I would like to fool my family and my friends. Furthermore, I will go to school with my uniform and if we have one, I will go to a fancy dress party to dance.

Thank you in advance and I am looking forward to your reply.

Best wishes,
Chris Pantalos

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Flyers speaking

Personal Questions (final stage):

What’s your favourite day?
How do you go to school?
Who do you sit next to at school?
Tell me about your teacher.

Do you live in a house or a flat?
How many rooms are there in your house?
What’s your favourite room?
Tell me about your (bedroom) the candidate’s favourite room.

What’s your favourite fruit?
Who cooks in your house?
Where do you eat your breakfast?
Tell me about your favourite dinner.

Where do you go with your family at the weekend?
What games do you play at the weekend?
What are your hobbies ?
Tell me about your weekend.

Have you got a pet? (if yes) What is it?
Where did you get your pet?
What is it called? (if no) Would you like to have a pet?
Would you like to have a dog?
What’s your favourite animal? 



Watch what happens in the speaking test of Flyers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KTW5EM6WEGo&list=FLKhN7UEgkXWtACVQUPxJkvQ&index=4 
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