“Strange British Sports and Curious Competitions”
“Off the Wall: Britain’s Most Notorious Contemporary Artists”
This week, Helen Lindsay, an experienced speaker, has shared fascinating aspects of English-speaking culture with our students.
On Tuesday the 5th of February, the students of 4th ESO have discovered the weird and wonderful competitions in Britain. They have also learnt about traditional British sporting events including cricket, horse racing at Ascot, and the Boat Race between the University of Cambridge and the University of Oxford.
On Thursday the 7th of February, the students of 1st Batxillerat have learnt about different aspects of contemporary and street art from two of Britain’s most famous modern artists, Banksy an Damien Hirst: the messages behind their thought-provoking art, the associated language and idioms, and the global themes and questions the artworks pose.