This one actually was inspired by my principal, who mentioned it in passing in one of our departmental meetings.The idea was to try a speed-dating style speaking activity. One student in each group had a profile that I created giving basic information such as their name, age, where they lived, their nationality, etc.The northern part of Vietnam was part of Imperial China for over a millennium, from 111 BC to AD 939.An independent Vietnamese state was formed in 939, following a Vietnamese victory in the Battle of Bạch Đằng River. I hope you've all had a great start to the new school year.It's been a busy one for me, and I've gotten a little behind in my blogging..I've been trying some new ideas in my classes that I'd like to share with you.The two Houses of Parliament are the Chamber of Representatives with 150 and the Senate with 60 members. The Belgian Monarchy Official website of the Belgian King and the members of the Royal Family.Prime Minister of Belgium Belgian Prime Minister’s website. News in French: La Libre Belgique Belgium and international news. Belgium News in German: Grenzecho Atomium Official Atomium's website of Belgium's most famous landmark.
Exports - commodities: machinery and equipment, chemicals, finished diamonds, metals and metal products, foodstuffs Exports partners: Germany 16.9%, France 15.5%, Netherlands 11.4%, UK 8.8%, USA 6%, Italy 5% (2015) Imports - commodities: raw materials, machinery and equipment, chemicals, raw diamonds, pharmaceuticals, foodstuffs, transportation equipment, oil products Imports partners: Netherlands 16.7%, Germany 12.7%, France 9.6%, USA 8.7%, UK 5.1%, Ireland 4.7%, China 4.3% (2015) Currency: Euro (EUR) Political system Belgium is a federally organized constitutional hereditary monarchy with a bicameral parliament. He appoints ministers, including a Prime Minister with parliament approval. The federal legislative power is exercised by the King and the Chamber of Representatives.
The war ended with a North Vietnamese victory in 1975.
; Sercquiais: Sèr or Cerq) is an island in the Channel Islands in the southwestern English Channel, off the coast of Normandy, France.
Little Sark had a number of mines accessing a source of galena. Off the south end of Little Sark are the Venus Pool and the Adonis Pool, both natural swimming pools whose waters are refreshed at high tide.
The whole island is extensively penetrated at sea level by natural cave formations that provide unique habitats for many marine creatures, notably sea anemones, some of which are only safely accessible at low tide.