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Moodle 1.9 English Teacher's Cookbook by Silvina P. Hillar

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Cubing technique: Describe

In this task, we are going to deal with the description of a topic. We are going to match this angle of the cube with the order of adjectives that has to be followed when describing something. We can either create a link to a website, which gives information about this topic, or we can upload an explanation from Microsoft PowerPoint.

Getting ready

Let's create a passive activity in Microsoft PowerPoint. We are going to create a receptive activity in which students are going to read about the normal order of adjectives:

  1. Opinion.
  2. Size.
  3. Quality.
  4. Age.
  5. Shape.
  6. Color.
  7. Origin.
  8. Material.
  9. Purpose.

Students should bear in mind that we normally don't use more than three adjectives before a noun. So let's create a document in Microsoft PowerPoint. ...

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