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Falling Skies (from Wikipedia - CC)

First, do the vocabulary activity. Listen to the recording if necessary: MP3. Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Click this button again for another letter. You can also click on "[?]" for a different hint. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues! Finally, do the quiz.

Primero, haz la actividad de vocabulario. Escucha la grabación si es necesario. Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas.



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Falling Skies
Modified extracts from "Falling Skies" on Wikipedia
Falling Skies is an American science fiction dramatic television series created by Robert Rodat and produced by Steven Spielberg. The series six months into a world by an alien invasion. Tom Mason, a Boston University history professor, becomes the of the 2nd Massachusetts Regiment, a group of civilians and fighters the destroyed post-invasion Boston.
The series is a production of DreamWorks Television. It on June 19, 2011. The series was renewed on July 7, 2011, for a second season of 10 episodes to air in summer 2012. On August 7, 2011, Falling Skies completed its first season of 10 episodes.
Series overview:
Falling Skies tells the story of the of a global invasion by several races of (including the lizard-like Skitters; a race of seemingly humanoid grey-skinned that seem to be their commanders; and mechanical Attack called mechs) that neutralizes the world's and technology, quickly destroys the combined militaries of all the world's countries, and apparently kills over 90% of the human population a few days. The invasion and the objectives of the Aliens is not explained, though the aliens try to children between 8 and 16 and attach a metallic obedience onto (and into) their . Forcibly removing the device instantly kills the child. The story six months after the invasion and follows a group of survivors who band together to fight back. The group, known as the Second Massachusetts (an to a historical from the Continental Army), is the retired Captain Weaver and Boston University history professor Tom Mason who, while in search of his son Ben, must his extensive knowledge of military history into practice as one of the leaders of the resistance movement.