We are very proud to present our first edition written and created by :
Andréa Brentot 4ème2 , Vincent Boyadjian 4ème3,Grégory Gérard 4ème4,Mathis Selles 4ème4,Farah Kroussa 4ème4,Anais Bes 4ème6,Emma Boukhelifa 4ème6 ,Clara Grondin 4ème6,LéaIglesias 4ème6 , Sara-Luna Tranchant 4ème6 , Noal Boissonnet 3ème2 ,Alma Karamazov et Marie Volicker 3ème4 et Jasmine Santa Lucia 3ème6
With the help of Mrs Martin and Mrs Ashby-Chablin.
|CIVILIZATION THE LONDON PARADE
_ By Andréa Brentot
|CULTURE THE ORIGINS OF FATHERCHRISTMAS |
_ By Léa Iglesias and Sara-Luna Tranchant
|COOKING A CHRISTMAS CAKE |
_ By Anais Bes andClara Grondin
|SPORT KOBE BRYANT |
_ By Mathis Selles
MUSIC Birdy and One Direction
_ By Farah Kroussa
_ By Vincent Boyadjian
_ By Alma Karamazov
Mrs Valibouse : An interview
Have you got any children ?I have three daughters, the eldest is twenty years old, she is training to be a nurse in Belgium. My second daughter studies at Joliot Curie High School and the youngest is five years old .
What is a typical day of a headmistress ?A typical day of a headmistress is a team meeting, meeting with parents, with students, with the administration, writing administrative reports.I have to make important decisions and solve management problems .
All this is not predictable in advance.
Have you got enough time for your hobbies ? Or practice any sports ?Yes, I have got time for my hobbies like playing the piano, painting and practising sports.
Is it difficult or easy to be a headmistress and a mother at the same time ?Yes, it is very difficult to have some spare time but being a headmistress means that you have legal responsibilities , but I enjoy my job very much.
The origins of Father Christmas
We say,« chalande » in Savoy,« Père Janvier » in Bourgogne,« Olentzaro » in the Basque contry,« barbassionné » in Normandy,« Père Noël » in French, or « Santa Claus. » in English.
Everybody knows his clothes they are red and white but in the beginning he was dressed in green and white, His name was Saint Nicolas.
His clothes became red and white, because Coca Cola decided to sponsor him and use his image in their advertisements.
His real name is Kobe Bean Bryant . He was born on August 23rd 1978 in Philadelphia (Pensylvannie). He is a basket-ball player . He plays for the Los Angeles Lakers . He won five championships titles in 200,2001 ,2002, 2009. He’s American , his number is 24, he’s the second Micheal Jordan .He plays with Steve Nash, Metta WorldPeace, Pau Gasol, Dwight Howard etc..His best sore is 81points versus Toronto (Raptors).Bryant enjoyed a successful high school basketball career.He declared his eligibility for the NBA Draft upon graduation and was selected with the 13th overall pick in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets , traded to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Preparation time : 20 minutes
Cooking time : 60 minutes
Ingredients (for 4 people) : - 4,409oz (125 g) of butter
- 4,409oz(125 g )of sugar
- 2 eggs
- 4,409oz (125 g) of flour
- 7,055oz (200 g) currants
- 1,764oz (50 g) candied orange peel
- 0,882oz (25 g) candied cherries
- 0,882oz (25 g) almonds
- 1 teaspoon mixed spice 4 to
- 1 handful of breadcrumbs
- 3 tablespoons honey
- 3 cl of cognac
- 17,637oz (500 g) icing sugar, sifted
- 2 whites eggs
- 1/2 lemon
Preparation of the recipe :
Preheat oven to 170 ° C (thermostat 5-6).
In a bowl, beat the softened butter with the sugar, then add the eggs one by one.
Except in another bowl, combine the flour, currants, oranges and cherries, slivered almonds, honey, spices and brandy 4. Mix well and add the previous preparation (butter-sugar-egg). Rework everything to get a homogeneous paste.
Grease a round pan and garnish with a double layer of buttered parchment paper. Pour batter into pan and bake for 1:30 at 170 ° C (thermostat 5-6).
Prepare frosting : Beat egg whites, add the lemon juice and gently stir the icing sugar to make a smooth paste.
When the cake is cooled, cover with icing on a centimeter thick. Smooth with a spatula and decorate the cake according to your tastes.A few pictures :
Jasmine van den Bogaerde, known by her stage name Birdy (born 15 May 1996 in Lymington) is a British singer and musician, best known for winning the music competition Open Mic UK in 2008, at the age of 12 years. Her version of Bon Iver Skinny Love was published in January 2011, peaking in the Top 20 of the UK Singles Chart and in some European countries. Birdy’s album was released Nov. 7, 2011.
One Direction is a British-Irish boy band consisting of five members : Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson. They finished in third place in the seventh season of X Factor UK. Each of the boys was first interviewed alone but failed to qualifying for the boys category. Before X Factor, none of them knew. They have 2 albums : Take me homme and Whats make your beautifum . Their first single, What Makes You Beautiful was released on September 11,with the biggest pre-order in the history of the singles from Sony. . With their second album Take Me Home, the One Direction emerge as the spokesman of a generation !
- Something green you decorate at Christmas !
- A lovely man with a white beard !
- A dessert at Christmas !
- Small tarts the English eat at Christmas !
- You can put this on a tree or on the wall !
- You send these to your friends and family in the post !
- Another dessert, but eat this with a cup of tea !
- 25th of December !
- 24th of Decembe !
- 26th of December !
- Switch them on and your tree will shine !
- They’re round and coloured. Put then on your tree !