Guide to write my journal


1-Date and title of the lesson: ( 2 points)

2- Contents of the lesson:  ( I can take notes during the lesson ) ( 3 points)


2. 1. ( New vocabulary):  Music terminology or another useful words

I learnt some new words:

This lesson dealt with... ( + gerund) 

This lesson was about...

2.2. Activities:

You can use connectors

At the beginning..., at first...,
Then..., secondly...,  after the first activity..., later....

Finally..., eventually...

( If we listened, danced or played a song or a piece of music,I must write the name of the piece of music)

The teacher ( or the teacher´s name) played a video about...

The video was about...

The teacher ( or some of my partners) collected..., handed out..., taught..., danced..., sang..., explained..., went over ( "repasar")...

The song dealt with.. ( if  you´re writing a verb: + gerund) 

The activity consisted of...( + gerund) 

We (or I) played... We ( or I) sang..

We (or I) danced... We (or I) composed...

We (or I ) read... We ( or I) listened to...

We ( or I) wrote... We ( or I) performed...

We ( or I) rehearsed... We ( or I) presented...

We ( or I) spoke about... We ( or I) drew...

2.3. Lyrics of the song we sang 

3. Emotions and Learnings: ( 2 points)

I liked...( + gerund)

I didn´t like...( + gerund) 

The most significant ( or interesting) activity for me today was ...( + gerund)

I learnt how to...( infinitive)

Have you got any further suggestions? 

 (It´s possible you can have questions or doubts related to the topic we  dealt with. Try to write these questions so that we can discuss them next day.) 

4- Can you draw a picture corresponding to the lesson? ( 2 points)

( Stick figures are very expressive too).

5- Homework to go into detail about the lesson: ( 2 points)

(Looking for information about..., studying..., composing..., rehearsing..., writing..., learning by heart...., doing..., making..., playing..., thinking about....,analyzing..., organizing...., watching....,drawing...,etc)


( I must organise my notebook ( my journal), including homework, properly)

It´s a good idea using "quotes" for the names of the songs and for Spanish words. For instance, rehearse means "ensayar".