Colegio Gimnasio Campestre San Sebastián

11th Grade. Synthesis 1st Term
Dear students, you should know this information to study for the Synthesis Evaluation Tests. Here, there are simple recommendations that you should take into account to study for the upcoming Final Term tests. English You have to change simple sentences into complex ones. My cat is on the bed. My cute cat, Frizt, is taking a short nap after its lunch on the Nathalie's bed, while she is cleaning the bathroom.
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You have to recognize the punctuation marks in a text. Alice is 17 and she is a shy girl. She only has two friends: Mary, 16, and Bea, 9. She always sits in the last desk in the classroom and doesn't talk with anybody. The class leader, Ben, 18 talks with her, but he says that she is so rare.
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You have to recognize the different tenses. -Steve cuts the meat, Loise prepares the orange juice, Tom washes the dishes and I buy the dessert. We prepare special dinner every weekend. (Present Simple)
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-Karen played very good the piano and the flute, but when she arrived to New York she tried the electric guitar and forgot the notes in the piano. (Past Simple) -Alejandro McQueen is working in an important project in the downtown, while Kelly Smith and Armand Quincy are designing the new magazine. (Present Continuous) -Carmen Di Stefa was walking at the beach while Danielle Stewart and Andre Deluca were preparing and incredible party for his birthday (Past Continuous) -Esther has studied about three hours for the Math test, but she has had that call all her friends to remember them about the next activity. (Present Perfect) -Sue and Kevin had walked across the main Avenue in the suburbs in the south and there never had happened anything wrong (Past Perfect)
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You have to create histories using specific words.

Science You have to know the different parts of the ear Ear canal, pinna, tympanum, malleus, incus, stapes, labyrinth, cochlea, eustachian tube.
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You have to know some concepts about the hearing as: music, sound, noise Music: it is an art form whose medium is sound. Common elements: pitch, rythm and the sonic qualities of timbre and texture.
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Sound: it is a travelling wave which is an oscillation of pressure trasmitted trough a solid, liquid or gas. It is composed of frequencies within the range of hearing . Noise: It means any unwanted sound. It is a perturbation to a wanted singnal. Its is the opposite of silence.
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You have to know the different musical genres and its main characteristics.

Social
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You have to know a list of at least twenty Colombian former presidents. You have to recognize the main Colombian symbols and know what each of them represent.

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Juan Manuel Santos Calderón (Spanish pronunciation: [xwan ma nwel santos kalde on]; born 10 August 1951) is the President of the Republic of Colombia. He was inaugurated on the 7th August 2010. A Colombian politician, he is a former Minister of foreign trade, Minister of Finance and Minister of National Defense. Santos also founded the Social National Unity Party (Party of the U) to support the presidency of Álvaro Uribe. He was named Minister of Defense on 19 July 2006. During his tenure as Defense Minister the administration dealt a series of blows against the FARC guerrilla group, including the rescue of Fernando Araújo Perdomo, the death of FARC Secretariat member Raul Reyes in a 2 March 2008 air strike against a guerrilla camp located within Ecuador's borders, and the non-violent rescue of former presidential candidate Ingrid Betancourt held captive since 2002, along with fourteen other hostages, including three Americans. During his time as Defense Minister, notable controversial events included a military raid inside Ecuador's territory killed FARC leader Raúl Reyes on March 1 of 2008 . A misuse of an International Committee of the Red Cross symbol during Operation Jaque used to safely rescue hostages from FARC. And The "false positives" scandal, referring to revelations concerning extrajudicial executions carried out by members of the military in order to artificially increase the number of guerrillas killed by the Army and claim rewards from the government President of Colombia On 20 June 2010, after two rounds of elections, Juan Manuel Santos Calderón was officially elected as President of Colombia and was inaugurated on August the 7th, 2010 in the midst of a diplomatic crisis with Venezuela, which was quickly resolved