During Term 3 students from Foundation to Grade 6 will participate in the Italian Program through a variety of oral activities such as songs, chants, games, role-plays, stories, as well as ‘make and do’ activities to help develop their skills in speaking and listening, reading and writing in Italian.
Foundation - Students will be learning the Italian language and culture associated with the story 'Sogni d'oro' - 'Sweet Dreams'. They will learn and revise how to say some family names, numbers 1 - 12, colours, greetings, their age and what are some Italian customs and traditions.
Grades 1 & 2 - Students will be learning language associated with the story 'Aiuto! Un topo!' - 'Help! A mouse!' This will include learning language about family, pets, friends and the rooms and parts of a house. They will continue to revise greetings and responses, numbers 1 - 20 and colours.
Grades 3 & 4 - Students will be learning language and culture associated with the story 'La Gallinella Rossa' - 'The Little Red Hen'. They will learn the moral of the story, how to say farm animals and their sounds through a role-play and continue to revise greetings and responses, feelings, numbers 1 - 100 and colours.
Grades 5 & 6 - Students will be learning to say body parts and describing their physical features and personality in Italian. They will continue to revise sentences about self, feelings, numbers 1 to 100, colours, days and months of the year.