Uglies

A quick overview on the Dystopian novel and the concept of Beauty.

The Picture of Dorian Gray

This is a short guided analysis of some snippets taken from the novel. Part of our project on Beauty.

Project: Beauty

Here is the presentation of our project on Beauty.

Project: The Strength of the Pen

This is a project for students in Year 3. We are going to analyse two literary works: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank and Address Unknown by Kressman Taylor. After an introduction to both, you are going to choose which book to deepen through reading and listening to some letters.

Address Unknown by Kressman Taylor

These activity sheets are based on the first part of a BBC radio programme about the exchange of fictional letters written by the American Kressman Taylor, 1938. We are going to work on an introduction to this fictional account of the rise of Nazism and on the first two letters, the incipit of the book. Part of our project The Strength of the Pen.

Anne Frank – a Graphic Novel

Here is a short and easy video about the graphic novel Anne Frank. Who was she? What was her family like? What was the historical backdrop in those years? An introduction to our project The Strength of the Pen.

Homes of the future

Here is a video from Learnenglishteens.britishcouncil  to practice vocabulary related to new inventions and grammar: future with WILL

Pollution

This is a very short summary of all your wonderful projects on Pollution. You have worked really hard on your slide shows, scrapbooks, posters, videos. It was not easy to summarize everything. Study it for the test.

Peter Pan

A great activity to get ready for the musical by Palketto Stage. Credits Mrs Romualdi.

CINEMA AND FILMS

A writing activity to learn how to write a movie review. Now it’s your turn. You can prepare a slide show or a movie trailer or just a written review. But remember don’t give the ending away!!

PROJECT: CARAVAGGIO AND SHAKESPEARE – LIGHT AND SHADOW

Caravaggio and Shakespeare: a possible parallelism? You are going to work on two paintings by Caravaggio and two tragedies by Shakespeare to find common themes in the two artists. Related activities on how to analyse a painting and a dramatic text.

CARAVAGGIO AND SHAKESPEARE

These are the activity sheets to lead you in the project on the two artists. Guided analysis of Saint Francis in Prayer and David and Goliath; Hamlet and Macbeth.

CARO NEMICO TI SCRIVO – LETTERS FROM THE TRENCHES

Here are the activities for the project we are going to work on during “settimana di potenziamento” in January. Credits to Mrs Fattorini. Thanks for your helpful cooperation, Alessandra!

PROJECT: CARO NEMICO TI SCRIVO. LETTERS FROM THE TRENCHES

Presentation of the project on the letters from WWI: Italian and English language. Focus on personal accounts and photos on the historical backdrop of the Great War.

MAN AND NATURE

To highlight the relation between Man and Nature: Romanticism. This project is part of a wider analysis on the topic in Music and Italian Literature. You are going to work on English only.

RECUPERO III

Octopus in Love

Tattoos
Beauty
Sports
Feelings and Emotions
Little things – One Direction

Christmas teen
Have you ever … ?
Daredevils

 

Extreme sports

 

Who I used to be and who I am now
Cinema and films

 

All about me

Welcome back! We haven’t spoken English for such a long time. You can brush up some conversation using this worksheet.

How to describe a picture
A record on wheels
Free time
Motivation

What motivates you most? Let’s work on it together.

Black Leaders

Here are all the activities we did in class dealing with racial discrimination. Don’t forget to have a look at the speech “I have a dream”.

Washington DC – American Institutions

Just a short video about famous American landmarks.

Sum up Welcome to the USA

Now download the file and revise or probably study 😉 all the info about the USA which we found out last year

Here you can revise what we studied about Anne Frank last year.

Anne Frank

Download the file and answer all the questions.

This is an interesting video about Animal Farm by George Orwell. Watch it.

Animal Farm video
Animal Farm activities

Now here is something which might help you study the topic. Complete the activities suggested in the file.