TREASURE HUNTS
A treasure hunt is an activity in which you have to find the necessary information to answer some questions. The information can be found on different authentic webpages and websites. It's your turn now! Choose a topic of your interest and start surfing the net!You may need to know the meaning of some words, click the link to an online dictionary http://www.wordreference.com/es/
EXTREME SPORTS

https://www.lonelyplanet.com/

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https://www.extreme-adventure.co.uk/

CLICK ON THE FIRST LINK
1-Write the name of five unmissable extreme sports.
2-What is Flowboarding?
3-Where can you try Zip-lining?
4-What is Zorbing?
5-Where and when did Cheese Rolling originate?
6-Which Skydiving activities are reserved for professionals?
7-What do participants in Slacklining do?
8-Which activity do you like best? Why?

NOW CLICK ON THE SECOND LINK
1-Write five activities you can find in the section Adrenaline Activities.2-Write three activities in the Mobile Assault Course.
3-Describe the target in Hover Archery.
4-Describe the activity Looping Bikes.
5-What is the Mobile Cllimbing Wall like?
6-What's the minimum height in adults for climbing activities?
7-What should you wear to take part in the activities?
8-Which activity is the most dangerous in your opinion? Why?

NOW WATCH THE VIDEO AND WRITE THE NAMES OF THE TEN ACTIVITIES AND WRITE ABOUT WHAT THE YOUTUBER SAYS ABOUT TWO OF THEM




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SCIENCE TREASURE HUNT
http://www.sciencemag.org/magazine
http://www.ideaconnection.com/new-inventions/

http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/
1-Write the names of four science journals.

-Write about a recent discovery in chemistry.
3-Write about a new invention in electronics.
4-When was the Science Museum in London founded?


5-On which floors can you find information about: telecommunications, flight and computing?
6-Which events are there this week?
7-Write the names of five objects you can see in the Energy Hall.
8-Play the following games: Energy Flows, Strange But True and Wasted
9-Which exhibitions would you see at the Science Museum if you visited it?




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TV IN BRITAIN TREASURE descarga.pngHUNThttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_television_stations_in_the_United_Kingdom
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BBC_Television
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Television_licence
http://www.radiotimes.com/tv/tv-listings?sd=06-11-2016%2014:00
http://movies.allwomenstalk.com/long-running-british-soap-operas
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006m86d


1-Write the names of 8 television stations in the UK.
2-Write the names of 5 BBC channels.
3-Write the names of 5 other channels from different television stations in the UK.
4-Where are the BBC's headquarters located?
5-When was the BBC founded?
6-What is a television licence?7-How much is a licence for a colour television in the UK?
8-Name 4 programmes you can watch on ITV3 on Sunday from 4pm to 11pm.
9-Pick a programme of your choice on Channel 4. Describe the programme and explain why you have chosen it.
10-Write the names of 5 British soap operas.
11-Read about Eastenders and describe it.
12-Write the names of 5 characters in the soap opera Eastenders and describe two of them.


EXTRA-Create your own Eastenders story!

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MAGIC TREASURE HUNT
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magic_(illusion)
http://www.themagiccircle.co.uk/
  • Write the names of 5 famous magicians of the 20th century
  • Write 5 types of effects and explain one one of them.
  • Write 6 types of magic performances and explain one of them.
  • Write about the history of the Magic Circle association.
  • You are looking for a magician for your little brother´s birthday party. Write the name of two magicians and how to contact them.
  • You are looking for a magician for your little brother´s birthday party. Write the name of two magicians and how to contact them.
  • You´ve got to buy some presents for a friend of yours who loves magic. You have £20 to spend. What can you buy for your friend?
  • You want to join the Magic Circle association, which requirements must you meet?





LONDON MARKETS TREASURE HUNTdescarga (2).jpghttp://www.londonmarkets.co.uk/

FIND THE NECESSARY INFORMATION TO ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS ABOUT LONDON MARKETS:

-WRITE THE NAMES OF FOUR MARKETS IN NORTH LONDON
-WHAT CAN YOU BUY IN CAMDEN MARKET? WHAT CAN YOU EAT AND DRINK?
-WHAT CAN YOU BUY IN CHAPEL MARKET?-WHEN IS WEMBLEY MARKET OPEN?
-WHERE IS PORTOBELLO MARKET? WHICH ARE THE TUBE STATIONS NEAR THE MARKET? -WHAT CAN YOU BUY IN UXBRIDGE CRAFT MARKET?

-WHEN IS COVENT GARDEN MARKET OPEN?
-WHERE DID THE ORIGINAL VEGETABLE MARKET MOVE? -WHAT CAN YOU BUY AT CHARING CROSS COLLECTOR´S FAIR?
–IN WHICH MARKET IN CENTRAL LONDON CAN YOU HAVE A FANTASTIC ENGLISH AFTERNOON TEA?

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descarga.jpgHARRODS TREASURE HUNT

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harrods
http://www.harrods.com/harrodsstore/


Introduction

In Brompton Road, which leads off Knightsbridge, you will find the most famous, and most expensive store in London, Harrods.

Harrods began life 154 years ago as a grocery shop concentrating on quality goods. Today the food halls alone fill seven rooms, then there are another 60 fashion departments to visit.


our Task:

1-Find information about Harrods (founder, important events in history, famous customers, current owner…)

2-Treasure hunt: You only have £210 to spend on presents for some members of your family. Visit the Harrods online store and choose some items. Write a sentence explaining your choices and who are the people you are buying them for.

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descarga (7).jpgFIRST AID TREASURE HUNT


http://kidshealth.org/teen/safety/#cat20182


FIRST AID PROCEDURES


-What are the features of second-degree burns?
-What's the treatment for burns if you can't get to a hospital?
-How do you know if a bone is broken?
-Which are the two kinds of sports injuries?.

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-What is a sprained ankle?
-How do you clean a cut wound?
-How can you stop a nosebleed?
-How can you prevent nosebleeds?
-What should you do if you have blisters from a sunburn?
-Which are the most common signs of anaphylaxis?
-Which symptoms are serious after an insect bite?
-Write four tips to help you stand shots.
-What's a concussion? What are the symptoms?
-What's the emergency phone number?
-Which are the most common causes of dehydration?


FOLLOW-UP

-Make a personal plan to improve your health.

-Now choose another health topic or area of your interest and write about it.

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HALLOWEEN TREASURE HUNT


http://wilstar.com/holidays/hallown.htm
http://www.countryliving.com/content/halloween-recipes/
http://www.history.com/topics/halloween/history-of-halloween
http://www.garvick.com/recipesmm/halloween_recipes.htm
http://www.halloweenghoststories.com/
http://www.americanfolklore.net/halloween.html


FIND THE NECESSARY INFORMATION TO ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS ABOUT HALLOWEEN:

1.When is this festival celebrated?
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2. Where does the word "Halloween" come from?
3. Which are the origins of Halloween?
4. How did the Celts use to celebrate it?
5. Who took the custom of Halloween to America? When?
6. Name three typical elements of Halloween.
7. How do the Anglo-saxon countries celebrate it nowadays?
8. What is typical to eat during this time? Choose a recipe and write it.
9. Write the titles of three Halloween Ghost Stories.




descargffa.jpgTRAVEL TREASURE HUNT
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Cook_Group
http://www.thomascook.com/


1-What is Thomas Cook Group?
2-Which are the different holiday types Thomas Cook offers?
3-Find the names of four hotels in Edinburgh. Describe two of them.
4-Which are the different featured holidays Thomas Cook offers?
5-What do the featured holidays CLUB MED premium sun packages include?descargagg.jpg
6-Name six cities you can visit with the city escapes.
7-Name six cruise lines Thomas Cook works with.
8-How much is the Classical West Self Drive in California?
9-What do airport lounges include?
10-How many airport car parks can you find in the UK?
11-.What does the Gold Cover insurance offer?
12-How does Thomas Cook's Cash Passport Delivery and Top-up work?
13-Now it is time to book your ideal holidays, you can choose the destination, the hotel, the dates....Then write a description of your holidays including as much information as you can.

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dcarga.jpgFASHION TREASURE HUNT
http://www.learnenglish.de/Games/MatchIt/MatchItClothes.html
http://iteslj.org/v/ei/clothes2.html
http://www.getthelabel.com/
http://www.guardian.co.uk/fashion
http://www.onlineconversion.com/clothing.htm
http://models.com/icons/icons.html?fnumber=5&lnumber=1

1-Do the vocabulary activities clicking on the first two links..
2-Which different categories can you find in the women's section at getthelabel.com?
3-What accessories can you find for girls?
4-How much is an Adidas Men's 4 in 1 Down Jacket? What colour is it?
5-How much is a Glamorous Frill Sleeve Dress? What colour is it?
6-Write six brands of women´s jeans.
7-You´ve got 200 pounds to spend on clothes. Which clothes are you buying?
8-Write the title of four pieces of news about fashion.
9-What shoe size are you in Britain?
10-If your sister is a medium size, what size is she in Britain?
11-If you want to buy a large boy's T-what size do you need in Britain?
12-Write the names of five women in the Top 50 Models list.

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imges (2).jpgHOUSES TREASURE HUNTiges (1).jpg

http://projectbritain.com/houses.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_house_types
http://www.findaproperty.com/

1-What are the main general types of houses in Britain? Describe them
2-How do most people pay for their houses?
3-What was the average cost of the different types of houses in Britain in 2007?
4-Inside a a typical English house which rooms can you find upstairs and which rooms can you find downstairs?
5-What can you find in a typical kitchen?
6-What are the most common themes for house names in Britain? Give examples
7-What are the characteristics of Georgian houses?
8-What are the characteristics of Victorian houses?
9-What´s the most popular type of house in Britain nowadays?
10-Describe the following types of buildings: Mansion, Shack, Condominium, Loft, Tower Block, Rooming House (Boarding House).
11-You have got a budget of 150,000 pounds. Find a property and write a short description giving as much information as possible about it. (Location,number of rooms, area...)
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THE TOWER OF LONDONdescarg.jpg
http://www.hrp.org.uk/TowerOfLondon/
http://www.aboutbritain.com/TowerOfLondon.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tower_of_London

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1. When was this building founded? Who founded it?
2. Who has lived in it since then?
3. What terrible events happened in the Tower long time ago?
4. Write the name of 5 parts of the Tower of London
5. What’s the name of the bird that lives in its gardens?
6. Name 4 different things you can see in its exhibitions.
7. Which is the most valuable?
8. Who looks after this monument?
9. What are the facilities you can find during the visit?
10. What are the names of the river and the bridge next to the Tower?

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descarg6a.jpgLONDON TREASURE HUNT

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/customs/questions/regions/london.htm
http://www.visitlondon.com/attractions/culture/
http://www.londonpass.com/london-attractions/index.html




1-What's the tallest building in London?
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2-What was the population of London in 2001?
3-How long has Buckingham palace been the official London residence of Britain's monarchy?
4-What do the Foot Guards in Buckingham Palace wear?
5-Where is Cleopatra's needle located?
6-Which building can you find on the north side of Trafalgar Square?
7-Why was the K6 telephone kiosk designed?
8-Write the names of 10 museums in London
9-When was the British Museum founded?
10-What are the opening hours of the British Museum?
11-Write the names of 6 parks in London.
12-What's The Monument? Describe it.
13-Write the names of 6 markets in London.
14-What's the address of the National Portrait Gallery?
15-A weekend in London. Do the activities http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/customs/



EXTREME SPORTS TREASURE HUNT
http://activecities.com/blog/extreme-sports-listed-from-intense-to-insane/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/pe/safety/
https://www.sportsafetyinternational.org/