Teddy Bears’ Picnic: Italian and Music Lessons For Prep, Year 1 and Year 2

In Italian and Music learning experiences, students prepared for their Teddy Bears’ Picnic. In Italian lessons, students wrote an invitation to their teddy bears to come to lessons for a picnic. In their books, children chose 4 or more items of food and wrote down what their teddies like to eat. Year 1 and Year … Continue reading Teddy Bears’ Picnic: Italian and Music Lessons For Prep, Year 1 and Year 2

Literacy In Music: Year 5/6 Raps

Year 5/6 Raps Integrating the two key Learning Areas of Music and English, students were engaged in learning experiences to express their creativity through composing raps. Students read and deconstructed the given example of a Rap with Lyrics – Hip Hop Hamburger Lyric sheet (from the Musical Futures resources), commenting on use of rhyme, form, … Continue reading Literacy In Music: Year 5/6 Raps

“Learning is fun!”: Year 5/6 Italian Restaurant Experience

Setting: Learning in Year 5/6 Italian lessons, Term 3: “The Italian Restaurant” The students worked in groups, researched how many dishes are served in a typical Italian meal, created names for their Italian restaurant, wrote menus and wrote invitations to the Principal, APRE, Librarian and their class teachers. Students presented their learning in their groups, … Continue reading “Learning is fun!”: Year 5/6 Italian Restaurant Experience