martes, 28 de febrero de 2017

This is me, Paul from Austria!

Hello dear people!

My name is Paul and I will be staying at El Puntal from now till May. 
I am from Graz, a city in the southeast of Austria and I am studying to be a Primary School Teacher. 

Currently  I am doing an Erasmus+ Semester in Huelva, and beside my courses at the university, I am every Tuesday and Wednesday at El Puntal for English lessons in the 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade. 


Graz, Austria:

More about me: 
I was born on September 1995, so I am 21 years old and I have one brother and one sister. My brother Georg is 28 years old, my sister Marianne is 17 years old. Family and friends are the most important things in my life.

In my leisure I also like to do different sports, for example football, volleyball or swimming. Learning languages is also a big interest of mine. At the present I am speaking German and fluent  English  and I am now in Spain to improve my Spanish skills. 

My sister, my niece and me:

My brother and me:

I am really thankful, that I got a place at this school, the first impressions are very good and I hope that I will get a lot of new experiences here.  

miércoles, 30 de noviembre de 2016

Thanksgiving gratefulness turkeys

We made "hand turkeys" to show what we are thankful for on Thanksgiving. Check out some of the beautiful turkeys!



lunes, 28 de noviembre de 2016


Thanksgiving was on Thursday, Nov. 24th. We learned about the history and traditions. In the next post, I'll share some of the "hand turkeys" we made.

martes, 25 de octubre de 2016

Comparative and Superlative Adjectives - 6th grade

In 6th grade, we are looking at Nicole's pictures and practicing comparative and superlative adjectives.

Remember how to make comparatives:

Remember how to make superlatives:

Now, let's compare places!

Arizona is hot.

Minnesota is warm. 

Arizona is hotter than Minnesota.

Alaska is cold,

Arizona is the hottest. Alaska is the coldest.

How else can we compare Arizona, Minnesota and Alaska?

(green) Minnesota is the greenest.
(mountainous) Alaska is the most mountainous.
(dry) Arizona is the driest.
(flat) Minnesota is the flattest.
(cloudy) Alaska is the cloudiest.

Which state do you think is the most beautiful?

Meet Nicole!

Hello everyone!

My name is Nicole and I'm the new English language assistant at El Puntal.

I'm from Lakeville, Minnesota, USA.

Image result for lakeville mn map

I have one sister and two brothers.

I like hiking, swimming, dancing, riding my bike, and traveling.

I'm looking forward to working with you this year!