Category Archives: Internet


Dear friends, Make Beliefs Comix is a fantastic online comic strip generator. You can customize the number of panels, add characters, emotions, text notes, speech bubbles and adjust the background to your liking. When you’re done, you can print it out or share it with friends via email. And that is exactly what Ramon and […]

Central English

Learn English watching videos! Today I came across (via Enjoy Learning English) an interesting new service: English Central is a video channel site where you listen to a video and then get a chance to record yourself saying the words on the video. The really interesting part is that it tells you if you make […]

It’s worth keeping an eye on that blog

Dear friends, I’m very proud to tell you that Colonial Nuggets has been awarded with ‘Vale a pena ficar de olho nesse blog’ award by Juan Ignacio Castro, a teacher of English, author of an awesome blog: Learning English in Brunete. Thank you Juan Ignacio, I am really grateful. This award is part of an […]

Your amazing brain…

Your amazing brain is a very interesting website where you can explore your brain and take part in real-life experiments or test yourself with games, illusions and brain-benders. Your brain has areas for different skills, and you can develop a range of talents. You have areas for music and maths, language and physical ability and […]

A bit of Geography

Enrique Alonso has developed a lot of interactive flash maps to practice our Geography skills. In his site you will find tons of them. Today, to warm you up, I’m going to challenge you with just two of them: Autonomous Communities of Spain States of the European Union Don’t forget to adjust the level of […]

The Hunt for Gollum

The Hunt for Gollum, like Born of hope,  is another fan movie (35 minutes) inspired by The Lord of the Rings. The story is set in the time between the Hobbit and The Fellowship of the Ring. It focuses on the lands of Middle-earth, where wizard Gandalf the Grey sends ranger Aragorn on a quest […]

Born of hope

“I don’t know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve.” Bilbo Baggins Born of Hope is an independent movie inspired by the Lord of the Rings and produced by “Actors at Work Productions” in the UK. It is […]