World Language Festival – Day 2

Day 2 of the World Language Festival was just as fun-packed as the previous day promised. The day started with a Grade 5 field trip to the home of Baron Rodolphe d’Erlanger in Sidi Bou Said. It was a fascinating place to explore and the views from each part of the palace were spectacular.

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Today the favourite word wall is beginning to take some colour and meaning. Teachers and children from different grades are adding their favourite word from another language to the wall – I look forward to seeing what it looks like at the end of the week!

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Grades 1 and 2 had a special visitor today – Monsieur Caron from the Secondary school came to talk to them about why it is important to be a polyglot and to really make them appreciate what a wealth of knowledge we have within our classes due to the range of languages that we speak. Merci Monsieur Caron!

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Finally, the After School World Language students had a great time sharing their own languages and learning how to write their names in three or four different languages and scripts.

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What a great day!

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