Ahoy There Me Hearties!

This year's CBCA Book Week had the theme Find Your Treasure. At Our Lady of the Way, our Library was decked out pirate style, including treasure maps, a treasure chest and an interactive model ship. For our Italian lessons, this prompted an opportunity to spark the students' intrinsic motivation. So how can teachers spark their … Continue reading Ahoy There Me Hearties!

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