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English GrammarNanotechnologyEnglish LanguageSolar Energy
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Semaine
1
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6 heures pour terminer

Unit 1: Is the Earth Getting Warmer?

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Reading
11 vidéos (Total 46 min), 9 lectures, 8 quiz
Video11 vidéos
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments, Games & Activities4 min
Course Overview: Topics, Assessments, Games & Activities Part 24 min
Is the Earth Getting Warmer?5 min
Language Focus: Previewing Texts6 min
Unlockable Achievement 19s
Warming Experiment (Part 1)4 min
Warming Experiment (Part 2)5 min
Global Warming vs. Climate Change5 min
Unlockable Achievement 29s
Language Focus: Comparative Adjectives4 min
Reading9 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
Game 1: Unit 1 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
BASIC: Scientists' Annual Physical of the Planet: Earth's Fever Rises10 min
ADVANCED: Scientists' Annual Physical of the Planet: Earth's Fever Rises10 min
Warming Experiment Chart10 min
BASIC: Climate Change: How Do we Know?10 min
ADVANCED: Climate Change: How Do we Know?10 min
WMO: Global Warming Happening Faster than Predicted10 min
5 Takeaways from the Latest Climate Data10 min
Quiz7 exercices pour s'entraîner
Game 2: Previewing Texts16 min
Check Your Understanding: “Scientists’ Annual Physical of the Planet: Earth’s Fever Rises”8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Climate Change: How Do we Know?"8 min
Game 3: Comparative Adjectives14 min
Check Your Understanding: "WMO: Global Warming Happening Faster than Predicted"8 min
Game: Review Comparative Adjectives16 min
Check Your Understanding: "5 Takeaways from the Latest Climate Data"8 min
Semaine
2
Heures pour terminer
6 heures pour terminer

Unit 2: The Greenhouse Effect

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Reading
11 vidéos (Total 41 min), 10 lectures, 10 quiz
Video11 vidéos
Greenhouse Gases5 min
Unlockable Achievement 39s
Nature's Role in the Greenhouse Effect6 min
Language Focus: Present Progressive4 min
The Burning of Fossil Fuels6 min
Language Focus: Cause and Effect (so, because of, therefore, as a result)4 min
Unlockable Achievement 49s
Deforestation and Farming4 min
The Disposal of Waste5 min
Unlockable Achievement6s
Reading10 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
Game 1: Unit 2 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
BASIC: A Blanket Around the Earth10 min
ADVANCED: A Blanket Around the Earth10 min
BASIC: Need Strategies to Clear the Air? Ask a Megacity.10 min
ADVANCED: Need Strategies to Clear the Air? Ask a Megacity.10 min
Unit 2 Assessment 2: Speaking and Recording Instructions10 min
Unit 2 Assessment 2: Written option Instructions10 min
A City Drought Caused by Destruction of a Rainforest?10 min
Melting of Ice Wedges Adds to Arctic Warming10 min
Quiz9 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: "A Blanket Around the Earth"8 min
Game 2: Match the Greenhouse Gas to its Source10 min
Game 3: Present Progressive16 min
Unit 2 Assessment 1: Label the Parts of the Greenhouse Effect Diagram10 min
Game 4: Cause and Effect12 min
Check Your Understanding: "Need Strategies to Clear the Air? Ask a Megacity."8 min
Check Your Understanding: "A City Drought Caused by Destruction of a Rainforest?"8 min
Game: Review Present Progressive16 min
Check Your Understanding: "Melting of Ice Wedges Adds to Arctic Warming"8 min
Semaine
3
Heures pour terminer
4 heures pour terminer

The Impacts of Climate Change on our World

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Reading
11 vidéos (Total 45 min), 8 lectures, 8 quiz
Video11 vidéos
Hurricanes & Storms5 min
Language Focus: Scanning for Details5 min
Unlockable Achievement 59s
Rising Sea Levels4 min
The Impact on Our Health5 min
Language Focus: Intensifiers (Normal and Strong Adjectives)3 min
Expert Interview: Shandra Banutu-Gomez - The Situation in Africa5 min
The Threat to Plants and Animals6 min
Unlockable Achievement 69s
The Stress on Our Marine Ecosystem4 min
Reading8 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
BASIC: The Consequences of Climate Change10 min
ADVANCED: The Consequences of Climate Change10 min
Game 2: Unit 3 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
BASIC: New Study Suggests Global Marine Food Chain Collapse10 min
ADVANCED: New Study Suggests Global Marine Food Chain Collapse10 min
Study: Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels Threaten Human Nutrition10 min
African Nations Vulnerable to Effects of Climate Change10 min
Quiz8 exercices pour s'entraîner
Game 1: Scanning for Details12 min
Check Your Understanding: "The Consequences of Climate Change"8 min
Unit 3 Assessment 1: The Effects of Climate Change on the Environment20 min
Game 3: Intensifiers8 min
Check Your Understanding: "New Study Suggests Global Marine Food Chain Collapse"8 min
Check Your Understanding: "Study: Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels Threaten Human Nutrition"8 min
Game: Review: Intensifiers8 min
Check Your Understanding: "African Nations Vulnerable to effects of Climate Change"8 min
Semaine
4
Heures pour terminer
6 heures pour terminer

Discovering Cleaner Energy Sources to Power the World

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Reading
10 vidéos (Total 43 min), 11 lectures, 9 quiz
Video10 vidéos
The Power of Sun, Wind, and Water7 min
Unlockable Achievement 79s
Language Focus: Summarizing Main Ideas from a Text (Part 1)5 min
Language Focus: Summarizing Main Ideas from a Text (Part 2)7 min
New Discoveries in Renewable Energy4 min
Expert Interview: Dr. Yang - Capturing Waste Heat to Create Energy4 min
Language Focus: Using Modal Verbs to Make a Suggestion6 min
Unlockable Achievement 89s
Unlockable Achievement6s
Reading11 lectures
Overview of the Unit10 min
Game 1: Unit 4 Vocabulary Flashcards10 min
BASIC: Indian Scientists Design Solar Tree to Save Space for Solar Power Generation10 min
ADVANCED: Indian Scientists Design Solar Tree to Save Space for Solar Power Generation10 min
Model Summary: Preparation for Unit 4 Assessment 110 min
BASIC: Salting Away Renewable Energy for Future Use10 min
ADVANCED: Salting Away Renewable Energy for Future Use10 min
Unit 4 Assessment 2: Speaking and Recording Instructions10 min
Unit 4 Assessment 2: Written option instructions10 min
'Blue Energy' Could be Another Way to Go Green10 min
Nuclear Developers Have Big Plans for Pint-sized Power Plants in UK10 min
Quiz8 exercices pour s'entraîner
Check Your Understanding: "Indian Scientists Design Solar Tree to Save Space for Solar Power Generation"8 min
Game 2: Matching Main Ideas to Short Paragraphs8 min
Unit 4 Assessment 1: Summary Response20 min
Game 3: Order the Modal Verbs by Strength (Strong Suggestion – Weak Suggestion)12 min
Check Your Understanding: "Salting away renewable energy for future use."8 min
Check Your Understanding: “'Blue Energy' Could be Another Way to Go Green”8 min
Grammar Review: Modals of Suggestion10 min
Check Your Understanding: "Nuclear Developers Have Big Plans for Pint-sized Power Plants in UK"8 min
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par UUApr 8th 2018

Great efforts are done to design the course.It was really effective and informative course.It was amazing to know about different renewable resources and technologies discussed in the course.

par MAJul 20th 2018

A very fruitful course in knowledge and language.\n\nI also benefit from the style you use on your videos .\n\nI use some sites such as quizlet.\n\nI got 92.4 % . Thank you very much.

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