I am an English teacher from Cantabria. I love Ireland, a friendly country where I had a great time as a student. That's why the name for my blog was taken from one of the most popular fairies in Irish folklore.
This blog is ment to be a source of useful activities and interesting tools for my students. I hope you enjoy it!
Environment day is an annual event observed on the 5th June. On this day people all over the world can do something positive to help the planet.
As we share the idea that lots of little things can make a big difference, we supported the Sea Turtle letter writing campaign promoted by OMG(One More Generation) and Oceana.
At OMG they have scanned some of our letters. They wil be delivered to the White House on June 16th:
Here you have Severn Cullis-Suzuki, the Canadian girl who silenced the world for 5 minutes at Rio Summit 1992 when she was only 12. At the age of 9 she started the ECO(Environmental Children's Organization) with a group of friends commited to learning and teaching others about environmental issues.
How to change the world in 5 minutes a day every day at school.
Watch the video and find more activities on this topic at British council site:
Last Thursday and Friday Coldplay gave a concert in Barcelona. They are an English band from London, consisting of Chris Martin, the guitarrist Jonny Buckland, the bassist Guy Berryman and the drummer Will Champions.
They sang one of my favourite songs, "A sky full of stars"
Today I came across a letter-writing campaign to save sea turtles in USA waters. You can send your letter no later than May 23, 2016 to either Oceana or One More Generation as they will collect and deliver the letters to the Obama administration on World Sea Turtle day (June 16, 2016)
What is the problem? The problema is 50,000 sea turtles are endangered or threatened in the South Atlantic and Gulf of México.
One of the best sea turtles' fríends in the world is TED, a turtle excluder device:
Watch and learn how TED works at National Geographic channel:
The gurdians of history celebrate International Museums Day on 18th May. It is a reminder that museums are an imprtant means of cultural exchange, enrichment of cultures and development of mutual understanding, cooperation and peace among people.
Click on the picture and find a list if the most amazing museums at ibtimes site:
Cantabria joins the International Museums Day celebration. Read more: