School Calendar


Hi there, and welcome to the English department's blog at La Merced.

This is where you'll find all kinds of things, from instructions for your homework , to news and gossip from school, photos, music...You'll even find a way to earn extra credit ; answer the questions that you find in the blog and see how your grades improve!

So add it to your favourites now!

We hope you'll take part in it too, sending us things you think are interesting or funny, and then we'll turn it into a really cool blog.

Hope you like it!

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

A really nice Christmas advert, and a question for you!

He can't wait for Christmas, but not for the reason you think.

I'll give credit for any student who can explain the meaning of the video by filling in the following sentence; "It is better to____ than to____".

Tuesday, 20 December 2011

The Christmas Story

"They called him Jesus and they loved him"

Monday, 12 December 2011

The best posts of the year 1

I'm going to re-post a series of the best that we've seen over the year.
Remember this?. It's totally insane!
You won't believe this. This is Norway, so it's in the Norwegian language. Be patient, and keep watching. It's worth the wait! tp://

Sunday, 4 December 2011

Great ideas for Christmas presents!

Check out this crazy monkey, racing fighter jets across the Swiss Alps with a jet pack on his back. I'm going to write a letter to Santa Claus, asking for one of them.