Foreign Language Department at IE Costa i Llobera

Word of the Week

  • schadenfreude \SHAH-dn-froi-duh\ (noun) schadenfreude \SHAH-dn-froi-duh\ (noun)1. Enjoyment obtained from the troubles of othersExample Sentence:Despite herself, Jane felt a tingle of schadenfreude at her sister-in-law’s ...
    Posted Apr 9, 2012, 11:16 AM by Rafa Benlliure
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Recent Announcements

  • American students from El Casal meet IE Costa i LLobera students 5.12.2012Last November, some Batxillerat students from our school met some American students from El Casal, an international program for those students who are taking a gap year ...
    Posted Dec 7, 2012, 12:49 AM by Rafa Benlliure
  • Libraries in a Digital Age. A Talk with Steve Coffman at IE Costa I Llobera 21.11.2012 Today some Batxillerat students at IE Costa i Llobera enjoyed an educational talk with Steve Coffman, vice president of LSSI (Library Systems & Services) in the USA, who ...
    Posted Nov 27, 2012, 11:18 PM by Rafa Benlliure
  • School Year Abroad Student Exchange Last February two American students came to the school and attended some 2nd Batxillerat classes for a week.These students have spent one year studying in Zaragoza as a part ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2012, 3:22 AM by Rafa Benlliure
  • European Year for Active Ageing... and Solidarity between Generations.2012 is the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations. We are proud to say that counting on emeritus professors in our classes has ...
    Posted Apr 9, 2012, 11:12 AM by Rafa Benlliure
  • David Vivanco and his Scottish Dances This is the second year David has visited the school and taught us not only how to dance traditional céilidhs but also sing them. Groups at 4th ESO and 1st ...
    Posted Apr 9, 2012, 10:43 AM by Rafa Benlliure
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Homework Assignments

  • The History of English in Ten Minutes  Have a good laugh with this brief account of English history!
    Posted Apr 16, 2012, 12:59 PM by Rafa Benlliure
  • Procrastination! Origin C16: from L. procrastinat-procrastinare ‘defer till the morning’, from pro- ‘forward’ + crastinus ‘belonging to tomorrow’ (from cras ‘tomorrow’)The meaning is then that of delaying or postponing an ...
    Posted Apr 16, 2012, 1:08 PM by Rafa Benlliure
  • TED talks: If I controlled the Internet TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers are invited to give the talk ...
    Posted Apr 16, 2012, 1:23 PM by Rafa Benlliure
  • Schools Kill Creativity Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
    Posted Apr 16, 2012, 1:29 PM by Rafa Benlliure
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