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Объявлены победители конкурса «Выиграй iPad к Новому году!»


25 декабря состоялся розыгрыш призов среди участников, выполнивших все условия конкурса «Выиграй iPad к Новому году!» За ходом розыгрыша зрители следили в прямом эфире в приложении Periscope на …


New Year’s resolutions


New Year’s resolutions are a tradition that dictates that every 365 days, you should try to kick bad habits and start your life anew. We start a new year with hope that we can make our lives (or our relationships, our community, or even the world) better. We hope to exchange self-destructive or wasteful old habits for new, healthier ones. Making …


Disney Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions (video)

If you are not sure what to start the New Year with, you may like to follow some valuable advice from your favourite Disney characters.


Christmas – exercises

Read this text about Christmas then do these exercises to check your understanding. 1. Check your understanding: true or false Choose True or False for these sentences. 1. Some modern Christmas traditions date from Roman times. 2. Britishpeople send money to friends, family, colleagues, classmates and neighbours at Christmas. 3. Gold, …


About Christmas

Christmas in the UK is the biggest holiday of the year. Family gatherings, turkey, presents and parties are just some of the things that come to mind when we think about Christmas time. Christmas can mean different things to different people. For many people it means eating a lot and spending time with family and visiting relatives and friends. For …


Dealing with stress at work

Jobs and careers are an important part of our lives. Even “dream jobs” have stressful deadlines, performance expectations, and other responsibilities. For some, stress is the motivator that ensures things get done. However, job stress also frequently causes burnout, a condition marked by emotional exhaustion and negative or cynical attitudes …


Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend (video)


Stress. It makes your heart pound, your breathing quicken and your forehead sweat. But while stress has been made into a public health enemy, new research suggests that stress may only be bad for you if you believe that to be the case. Psychologist Kelly McGonigal urges us to see stress as a positive, and introduces us to wonderful mechanism for …


Speaking Club для гурманов!


5 декабря участники Speaking Club на Сурова почувствовали себя настоящими гурманами, приняв участие в «гастрономической» встрече клуба. В ходе мероприятия гости ответили на сложные вопросы …


Кого благодарят участники Kids’ Club


Вторая встреча Kids’ Club, которая прошла 5 декабря в школе на Сурова, была посвящена традициям Дня Благодарения. На занятии ребята узнали, кого надо благодарить, кто такие отцы-пилигримы и …


Thanksgiving Day


Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in Canada and the United States as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year. Almost in every culture in the world there is a celebration of thanks for rich harvest. The American Thanksgiving began as a feast of thanksgiving almost four hundred years …


Как мы освоили искусство презентаций


29 ноября в школе нового формата Volga-Dnepr PRO прошел второй интенсивный тренинг проекта English Weekend. Семинар «Giving Presentation in English» был посвящен секретам публичных выступлений с презентацией. — …


10 из 10! Реальные отзывы на семинар «Learning To Learn»!


19 ноября 2015 в школе на Промышленной прошел очередной семинар проекта «Learning To Learn». Занятие под названием “I hate writing and it hates me!” преподаватель Алена Сяркина посвятила развитию навыка …