Posts Categorized: C

Final post! | ¡Último post!

We hope your children enjoyed learning English with us this summer! Here is the video shown at our final assembly with some of the highlights from our morning and afternoon classes. Enjoy and we hope you will join us again next summer! Don’t forget that we also have a Twitter page with some more pictures… Read more »

Last day morning! | ¡Último día por la mañana! Pt. 2

After taking a break for recess and snacks, students rotated through different English indoor team games during the second half of the morning with their English teachers in the classrooms.  In Charades, players guessed a word or phrase acted out by a team member and then passed a ball over their heads or through their… Read more »

Last day morning! | ¡Último día por la mañana! Pt. 1

On Friday, ASB was a sea of red, white, blue and green, as students started arriving early to enjoy the last day of the summer program with their friends. Students began the morning in their classrooms reviewing the day’s schedule and receiving reminders about good sportsmanship and teamwork. During the first part of the morning,… Read more »

SOS Galgos bake sale fundraiser | Venta de desayuno para la recaudación de fondos para SOS Galgos

On Monday, SOS Galgos visited ASB to give a presentation to students in Ms. Caren’s A5 class about the rescue and protection of Spanish greyhounds. You can check out the blog post here. In order to help this non-profit organization, students in Class A5 organized a pastry and popcorn sale to raise money for donations…. Read more »

Still life art

In Ms. Lisa’s Art classes this week, students have been working on “Still Life Drawing”, where they explored drawing nature from observation. Their lessons focused on learning how to draw contour lines and understanding how to translate a three-dimensional object onto two dimensional paper. They also looked at some examples of flower drawings from art… Read more »

C2 vocabulary relay race | C2 carrera de relevos de vocabulario

Most people don’t really consider sports and language to be very closely related but Mr. Corin, in C2, constantly proves us wrong! First vocabulary hockey, and now, vocabulary relay races! In this activity, students divided into three groups and lined up some distance from the board. Mr. Corin shouted out a sentence missing a word… Read more »

C3 speculation | C3 especulación

Students in Mr. Steven’s C3 class worked in partnerships to speculate and make deductions about a specific piece of art using verbs of the senses (e.g., feels like, looks as though, seems as if, etc.). One of the tasks on the First and Advanced Cambridge English exams requires candidates to express their opinion about a… Read more »

C1 video tours

In Class C1, answering the question “Who am I?” does not have a simple answer, as Ms. Michelle’s students are learning as they study the complex nature of describing one’s identity and personality.  Through this topic, students have drawn a family tree, asked and answered questions about their families, described people and their surroundings, and… Read more »

C2 vocabulary hockey! | C2 hockey de palabras

In their first unit on Music and Event Management, Mr. Corin’s C2 class has been learning new adjectives and idioms related to expressing emotions, so that the students are able to explain music and emotions in a way that is more detailed and specific. Students first learned the vocabulary and then they did an activity… Read more »

First day! | ¡Primer día!

Welcome to the ASB Summer English Program! There was a buzz of excitement around ASB’s campus yesterday morning, as we welcomed more than 300 students to the first day of our Summer program. Arriving by bus, car, scooter, bicycle, and on foot, students and parents gathered eagerly around the notice boards this morning to find… Read more »