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Teaching Notes
English Express
Please photocopy these notes. April 2009t
These TeachingNotes accompanythe April 2009 issueof
English Express
.
Subscriptions—contact Corinna Ruhl
E-mail: subscriptions
@
englishexpress.caPhone: Edmonton 780-440-3722Outside Edmonton 1-877-440-3722
(free)
Mail: English ExpressBox 38028 RPO CapilanoEdmonton AB T6A 3Y6Fax: 780-468-3119
Content—contact Bev Burke
E-mail: editor
@
englishexpress.caPhone: Edmonton 780-440-9833Outside Edmonton 1-877-440-9822
(free)
 Answers—Crossword(TN-4)
 
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International Year of Astronomy (IYA)
Look at the night sky with telescopes
 
The public can look through telescopes andsee the moon, planets and stars at free events.
+
 
Telus World of Science Calgary 
—Fridaynights (9 p.m. to 10 p.m. until April 24; 10 p.m.to 11 p.m. from May 1 to May 29); parking fee;check website for summer hours;<
www.calgaryscience.ca>
+
 
Telus World of Science Edmonton
—fall,winter and spring: Friday and Saturdaynights (7 p.m. to 10 p.m.); summer: every night(6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.); <
www.odyssium.com>
+
 
Oldman River Observatory in Popson Park,Lethbridge
—open house April 18 (8:30 p.m. to10 p.m.); <
http://lethbridgeastronomysociety.ca>
Galileoscope
The development of this telescope was anot-for-profit project to celebrate the 2009IYA. The telescope is high quality, inexpensiveand easy to assemble. You can fit the partstogether by hand in a few minutes. You needto attach the telescope to a tripod. For infoand a PDF of the Galileoscope Observing Guide, go to:
<https://www.galileoscope.org/gs/>
Artists in Alberta—Art galleries
Activity:
Bring in some large-format art books.Students can work in groups. Each studentcan choose a favourite photo, painting or otherpiece of art. Why do they like the art?
Silver Dart (TN-2)
1 . flew, famous 2. engine, brakes, cloth3 . made, first 4. replica
Just a reminder! You can order copies of the2008 special issue of
English Express 
called
Human rights in Alberta
. In Calgary, call403-297-6571. In Edmonton, call 780-427-7661.In other areas, call 310-0000 (free), then enter the Calgary or Edmonton area code and number.This special issue is also on the
EE 
website.
Find the numbers (TN-3)
1 . 800 2. 65 3. 831st 4. 8.805 . 22 6. 9-1-1 7. 1564 8. 15
Types of travel (TN-2)
a . car b. shuttle c. ferry d. planee . bike f. train g. bus h. horse
Unscramble the words (TN-3)
a . Calgaryb . Edmontonc . Red Deerd . Lethbridgee . Medicine Hatf . Grande Prairie
Readers’ story (TN-4)
1. T 2. F 3. T 4. T 5. F6. F 7. F 8. T 9. T
abcde
f
Galileoscope project  logo courtesy:<www.galileoscope.org>
Remember to visit the
 English Express
website at:
www.englishexpress.ca
 Answer box
 
Page TN-2 • Teaching Notes for English Express • April 2009
Fill in the blank with the correct word from the box.
 
Types of travell
Write the word under the picture. Then usethese words in thesentences below.
Silver Dart l
Answers on page TN-1
Photo—Silver Dart 1909: Parks Canada/AGBNHSC Art—plane: Art Explosion; other travel art: Guy Parsons
1 . The Silver Dart _______ in the air on February 23, 1909.It was a _______________ flight.2 . The Silver Dart had a V-8 _______________ . The plane hadno _______________ . Silver _______________ covered its wings.3 . The flight _______________ history.It was the _______________ flight in Canada.4 . A pilot flew a _______________ of the Silver Dart in 2009.
brakesclothenginefamousfirstmadeflewreplica
flew
———————1 . A _______________ travels faster than a _______________ .2 . A _______________ carries more people than a _______________ .3 . A _______________ travels in the air. A _______________ travels on water.4 . A _______________ uses gas (fuel). A _______________ eats food.5 . A _______________ is larger than a _______________ .6 . Many people travelled by _______________ 100 years ago.———————————————
 
Aboutme
I like to travel by ______________________________________________because ________________________________________________________ .
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fgh
 
2
April 2009 • Teaching Notes for English Express • Page TN-3
Fill in the blanks with the correct numbers from the box.
 
Find the numbersl
Answers on page TN-1
1 . The Silver Dart flew about _________ metres.2 . The Silver Dart went about _________ km per hour.3 . Jarome Iginla scored his _________ point for the Flames.4 . The Alberta minimum wage went up to $_________ per hour.5 . Earth Day is on April _________ .6 . The teacher phoned _________ and asked for an ambulance.7 . Galileo was born in _________ .8 . The Galileoscope costs about $_________ U.S.
Unscramble the wordsl
Answers on page TN-1
Unscramble the names of these cities.Next find the cities on the map.Put the correct letters in the circles.Then put an
 X 
on the map where you live.
 alygaCr——————— dotomnEn————————Rde ereD——— ———— hetbgLride——————————edeiMicn Hta———————— ———renGda riraPei—————— ———————
800
Galileoscope: <www.galileoscope.org>
8.801522658009-1-1831st1564
 
abcde
fa
C a l g a r y

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