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Unit 22: Beyond the planets
Present and past passive

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    Session 1

    3 Activities

    Beyond the planets

    02 Mar 2015

    Do you ever look up at the night sky and wonder about the stars? In Unit 22 you are going to learn about the mysteries of space and space travel. You will also learn to use present and past passives. But how much do you already know about space? Do the quizzes and find out.

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    Session 2

    3 Activities

    Getting passive

    03 Mar 2015

    The first rockets were launched into space in the 1960s. Pretty amazing. Another thing that’s interesting is the passive voice. Find out how to make passive sentences and when to use them.

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    Session 3

    2 Activities

    Blast off!

    04 Mar 2015

    Find out about the end of an era in space travel, and spot active and passive sentences in the present and the past.

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    Session 4

    2 Activities

    Visions of the future

    05 Mar 2015

    Have you ever read a science-fiction story about a future world? In this session you'll read about a project that uses science-fiction writing as a way to create hope for the future. You'll also be able to learn some interesting vocabulary about space exploration in News Report.

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    Session 5

    2 Activities

    Drama and the weekly quiz

    06 Mar 2015

    Alice can't stay the same size for more than a few minutes! When she's big, she cries a pool of tears. What will happen to her when she gets smaller again?