Italian news

Italian students attend opening schools’ preview of the 2017 Italian Film Festival.

On Monday 4 September, year 9-11 Italian students attended a preview of the 2017 Lavazza Film Festival at the Westgarth Cinema in Northcote. Students watched “Troppo Napoletano, an endearing comedy set in the city of Naples.  Students were exposed to contemporary Italian language as well as regional Neapolitan dialect.

 

 

Italian students participate in the Swinburne University Italian Poetry Competition

Twenty-five year 7 and 8 students participated in the Swinburne University Italian Poetry Competition on Thursday September 21. Students were required to recite an Italian poem from memory, demonstrating appropriate pronunciation, expression and use of gestures, to a judge from the university.

We commend all students for taking on this extra challenge in their language studies.