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Programa de Inglés de Tercer Ciclo

 Eight Grade

1.    Identification of family members and partner’s relatives Introduction + video +worksheet
2.    Description of people’s physical appearance Introduction + Worksheets
3.    Comparison of people’s physical features and personality traits Information+Worksheets
4.    Meaning of words according to a give context Worksheet
5.    Relevant characteristics of the means of transportation available Introduction + Worksheet
6.    Personal travel plans Information + more
7.    Acceptance and refusal of goods and services Worksheet
8.    Likes, dislikes and preferences: Introduction to the topic
9.    Grammatical functions of words Parts of the speech
10. Give and follow directions Worksheet
11. Occupations Worksheet

Ninth Grade

1.    Sports and leisure activities IntroductionRacquetball ,Marathon, Summer sports , Volleyball
2.    Life and achievements of famous athletes and musician Introduction + worksheets , Connor McGregor Muhammad Ali , Beyonce , Bruce Lee
3.    Operation of electronic equipment Video + Worksheet
4.    Roots, suffixes and prefixes Video + Worksheet
5.    Transportation, quality, rentability and use Worksheet
6.    Computers and technology today in our lives: Introduction + Worksheet,  Social Networks , Cellphone Messages .
7.    Natural resources and the promotions of conservation Worksheet  Nature Conservancy , Let’s Recycle , Save the Turtles , Waste classification
8.    Specific information of words in a given context (registers) Teaching Idioms
9.    Causes, effects, and prevention of environmental pollution Introduction + worksheetsDeforestation , Water Pollution , Air Pollution.

Tenth Grade

 

1.    Achievements of our national athletes Introduction and worksheet
2.    Costa Rican Art, music and crafts Museum of Jade , Summer Festival (Listening) , Workhsheet
3.    Words with same/different meaning Worksheets
4.    Costa Rican typical food Worksheet
5.    Holidays and celebrations in Costa Rica and in English Speaking countries Holidays and CelebrationsThanksGiving , Independence’s DayGaby’s Favorite Holidays , Mother’s DayHalloweenValentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day
6.    Causes and effects of natural resources misuse Introduction, worksheets  Deforestation , Water PollutionAir Pollution,
7.    Linking words in context Conjunctions , Linking words
8.    Tourist attractions offered by Costa Rican Communities: Worksheet  , Ostional Beach , Whale Watching , Turu Ba Ri
9.    Common illnesses and new diseases and epidemics Worksheet Ebola Virus , The Ice Bucket Challenge
10. Our Democratic Tradition Worksheet + Practice
11. Careers, jobs and lifestyles Jobs , Job Descriptions , Responsibilities and A

Eleventh Grade

 

1. Types of food, eating habits and behaviors at the table Introduction +worksheets
2. Tourists aspects worldwide Introduction and Worksheets
3. Linking words in contexts Conjunctions , Linking words
4. Job demand in Costa Rica Job Fairs + Worksheet
5. Careers Classification of Careers
6. Science and technology Science and Technology Photo Hacking
7. Morals and values: Introduction and activities
8. Prefixes, suffixes and root words Worksheets
9. Gender :Men’s and Women’s roles Reading Comprehension
10. Senior citizens and minority groups Minority Groups, Kathrine Switzer
11. Words with the same pronunciation but different meanings: Worksheet 

 

12. Mass media and communications Introduction + Worksheet

Conversational English

English for Conversation


7th Grade


  1. Personal Information in Different Settings
  2. Compare Different Activies in Daily Life
  3. Give and Follow Directions
  4. Compare Customs in Celebrations and Holidays
  5. Professions and Occupations
  6. Health
  7. Telephoning

8th Grade


  1. Describe People’s Appearance
  2. Ask for and Give Help in an Emergency
  3. Accept and Decline Invitations
  4. Ask for and Offer Good Service
  5. Describe Travel Plans and Tourism
  6. Safety at Work
  7. Booking by Phone

9th Grade


  1. Identify and Describe Occupations
  2. Describe Sports and Pasttimes
  3. Describe Uses and Functions of Electrical Devices and Machines
  4. Means of Transportation and Schedules
  5. Computers and Technology
  6. Natural Resources: Causes, Effects and Prevention
  7. Making Reservations

Academic English

Unit #1 – Scenario: Here I am!

Themes

  1. Hello, Hi there, Hey, Bye
  2. Building Community
  3.  Let´s Get Personal
  4.  Meet My Family

Unit #2 – Scenario: Enjoying Life

Themes

  1. My Daily Routine
  2. Eating Habits
  3. Hanging out
  4. Things I Like to Do

Unit #3 – Scenario: Getting Back to Nature 

Themes

  1. Natural Wonders in My Backyard
  2. Marvels in Costa Rica
  3. A World of Wonders
  4. Where can I go next?

Unit #4 – Scenario: Checking Things off a Shopping List

Themes

  1. My Family´s Grocery List
  2. Going Shopping
  3. Does This Fit Me?
  4.  How Much Does It Cost?

Unit #5 – Scenario:  Let’s Celebrate Costa Rican Culture!

Themes

  1. How my family and I celebrate “Tico” culture
  2. How my community celebrates “Tico” culture
  3.  How other Costa Rican communities celebrate “Tico” culture
  4. How Costa Ricans celebrate national “Tico” culture

Unit #6 – Scenario: Getting from Here to There

Themes

  1. Knowing where I want to go
  2. Knowing where It is
  3. Knowing how to get there
  4.  Knowing what I need and when

eight-graders

Unit #1 – Scenario: My High School…Our place

Themes

  1. High School — Bring it on!
  2. A Day in the Life of My High School.
  3. What is Your Next Class?
  4. High School Through the Eyes of my Friends

Unit #2 – Scenario: Let the Good Times Roll

Themes

  1. Fun times: Inside and Out
  2. What´s your favorite ____?
  3. Ready to Play: Tell Me the Rules
  4. Up Close and Personal

Unit #3 – Scenario: Something to celebrate

Themes

  1. Let’s Celebrate: Holidays with My Family
  2. Let’s Celebrate: Latin American Holidays and Festivals
  3. Let’s Celebrate: Holidays and Festivals around the World
  4. A Holiday to Remember: One of my favorites

Unit #4 – Scenario: Going Shopping

Themes

  1. Welcome to My Town
  2. Getting what I need at the right place
  3. Where is it?
  4.  How can I get there?

Unit #5 – Scenario:  Unforgettable events

Themes

  1. A Day I’ll Never Forget: in my Personal Life
  2. An Event I’ll Never Forget: with my Family
  3. An Event I’ll Never Forget: in Costa Rica
  4. An Event I’ll Never Forget: in the World

Unit #6 – Scenario: Getting from Here to There

Themes

  1. Beautiful Costa Rica
  2. Hiking, Biking and Walking Around Costa Rica
  3. Traveling Necessities
  4. Planning My Perfect Vacation

ninth-graders

Unit #1 – Scenario: Time to have fun

Themes

  1. Let’s Workout
  2. Once Upon a Time I Enjoyed…
  3. Try it!
  4. The Most Fun I’ve Ever had!

Unit #2 – Online and Connected

Themes

  1. Yesterday, Today and Future Media
  2. Virtual Communities and Networks
  3. New Media and Public Safety
  4. The Magical World of Apps

Unit #3 – Scenario: Lights, Camera and Action 

Themes

  1. What´s on TV?
  2. The Best Show Ever…
  3. Through the Lens of the Documentary
  4. Daily News

Unit #4 – Scenario: In the Public Eye

Themes

  1. Success vs. Fame
  2. National Role Models
  3. Contributions of Outstanding Figures to Society
  4. Breaking News: Read All About It

Unit #5 – Scenario:  Unexpected Situations

Themes

  1. Home Emergencies
  2. Emergency Traveling Situations
  3. Unanticipated Appointments
  4. Making a Complaint at a Restaurant

Unit #6 – Scenario: Open a book, Open your mind

Themes

  1. Keep it simple
  2. Show me: Comic Strips
  3. Biographies of Writers
  4. The Moral of the Costa Rican Legend is

tenth-graders

Unit #1 – Scenario: Love What we Do!

Themes

  1. Help wanted
  2. Jobs
  3. Interviewing
  4. Working to Live or Living to Work?

Unit #2 – Scenario: Stories Come in all Shapes and Sizes

Themes

  1. Tell me a Story
  2. Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
  3. The Reviews Are In
  4. You Should Read This

Unit #3 – Scenario: A World of Differences

Themes

  1. These Are My People
  2. Cultures, Subcultures and Cliques
  3. Cultural Norms and Cultural Storms
  4. I Am Not My Hair

Unit #4 – Scenario: Caution: Fragile World — Handle with Care

Themes

  1. What Makes Something Sustainable
  2. Products and Practices around the World.
  3. Products and Practices in Costa Rica
  4. Am I Environmentally friendly?

Unit #5 – Scenario: HighTech HighTouch!

Themes

  1. Hot Apps
  2. Danger Zones in a Digital World
  3. Tech Tools for Positive Change
  4.  My Future Is in My Hands

Unit #6 – Scenario: What Comes Next?

Themes

  1. Pass or Fail?
  2. College or Career?
  3. Study Here or Abroad?
  4. Getting by or Getting ahead?

eleventh-graders

Unit #1 – Scenario: Recipes for Success

Themes

  1. Ingredients for Healthy Living
  2. Add a Pinch of a Positive Attitude
  3. Follow the recipe: a Plan for success
  4.  Give me a Taste: Stories of Successful People

Unit #2 – Scenario: From the wheel to the drone

Themes

  1. Inventions that have Changed our Lives
  2. Living in a Tech World
  3. Safety First
  4. The Next Wave of Innovations

Unit #3 – Scenario: The Earth–Our Gift and Our Responsibility

Themes

  1. Natural DisastersIs Nature Against us?
  2. What´s the Problem?
  3. A Helping Hand (possible solutions)
  4. Who is Doing What? (Nonprofit and NGOs)

Unit #4 – Scenario: Get Ready. Get set. Go!

Themes

  1. Get ready: Take a Look at your Dreams and Fears
  2. Get Set: College or Career?
  3. Surviving or Thriving?(Developing Your Soft Skills)
  4. Go! The Future is Now

Unit #5 – Scenario:  Really??? (Controversial issues)

Themes

  1. You gotta be kidding…World facts
  2. Shut up…Issues from Health and Medicine
  3. No way…Controversies and the Law
  4. OMG… Stereotypes and Cultural Differences

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  1. Programa de Inglés – Educación Diversificada
  2. Programa de Inglés – Tercer Ciclo
  3. Programa de Inglés para Especialidades  Técnicas (2.2.2)
  4. Programa de Inglés para Especialidades  Técnicas (4.2.2)
  5. Programa de Inglés con Énfasis en la Conversacion – 7th, 8th, 9th
  6. Desglose o Rubros de Evaluación para Inglés Académico
  7. Programación Educativa Individual
  8. Programación Educativa Individual Trimestral
  9. Planning Framework Model
  10. Respuestas a Consultas Frecuentes 2016
  11. Manual Festival de Inglés 2016
  12. Bumble Bee 2016 Edition
  13. Queen Bee 2016 Edition
  14. English Fest Powerpoint Presentation
  15. Carousel Syllabus
  16. Effective Lesson Planning and Mediation
  17. Orientaciones para la Ev. Aprend. Lenguas Ext. I y II Ciclos
  18. Planning Guide 2014
  19. New English  Programs I Cycle
  20. New English  Programs II Cycle
  21. New English Programs – Secondary
  22. Diagnostic Exam – 9th Grade Exam
  23. Diagnostic Exam – 10th Grade Exam
  24. Diagnostic Exam – 11th Grade  Exam
  25. TEFL for MEP : Elementary and Highschool
  26. Antologia Coned 7th to 9th Grade
  27. Antologia Coned 10th to 11th Grade
  28. Folleto de clase Inglés para Bachillerato (PDF Version)
  29. Folleto de clase Inglés para Bachillerato (Doc Version)

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