Cambridge Proficiency exam preparation course blog from Thinking Outside The Box RSS feed 2015-03-11T08:59:59+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de John Warner Copyright (c) 2013 - 2015 John Warner homework for 12 March 2015 2015-03-09T13:00:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/03/09/Homework.html <h2>Apologies for the late arrival of the blog post</h2> Rude homophones 2015-03-06T12:45:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/03/06/fucking-grammar.html <p>I saw this on <a href="http://www.facebook.com/">Facebook</a> in an English Teachers forum a couple of days ago and thought it would be appropriate for the homophone exercise in Unit 2</p> Looking into the future 2015-02-27T00:30:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/02/27/Looking-into-the-future.html <h2>a little gift</h2> a new greeting 2015-02-24T10:00:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/general/2015/02/24/new-greeting.html <p>I have to take a tablet at around 18:00 <strong>every</strong> day and I <em>occasionally</em> forget.</p> Tackling Unit one of the Textbook 2015-02-20T00:00:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/02/20/tackling-unit-one-of-the-textbook.html <p>In our new room 258 of the <span class="caps">VHS</span> we were able to work on the unit one of the Textbook <a href="http://www.klett-sprachen.de/978-3-12-540141-9?clickpath%5bbundesland.id%5d=10">Objective Proficiency</a> drawing attention to the <strong>Exam spots</strong> and <strong>Idiom Spots</strong> in the book as useful to read.<br /> My philosophy with this book is to in class do the activities which needed talking, listening or explanation and reserving the activities which need research and individual effort to homework.</p> A dictionary and some websites you might find useful 2015-02-14T11:00:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/general/2015/02/14/resources-you-might-find-useful.html <h1>Vocabulary building</h1> Room change 2015-02-13T16:00:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/02/13/Room-change.html <h1>We have received an upgrade</h1> Notes from our first meeting 2015-02-13T11:00:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/02/13/notes-from-first-session.html <h2>Our first session</h2> Welcome to the Cambridge Proficiency Class 2015-02-12T19:15:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/02/12/Welcome-to-the-course.html <h1>Welcome to the Cambridge English: Proficiency (<span class="caps">CPE</span>) Class at the <span class="caps">VHS</span> Bielefeld</h1> Books For Course 2015 2015-02-05T11:00:00+01:00 http://thinking-outside-the-box.de/proficiency/cpe/2015/02/05/books-for-course-2015.html <h1>Books for the Cambridge Proficiency Examination course starting in February 2015</h1>