Caroline

This author Caroline Wyn has created 5 entries.

05 Mar

Et si on allait faire un petit tour à Paris!

After couple of lessons working on the most famous Paris monuments, our years 3 presented to the rest of the class their findings about La Concorde, Notre Dame de Paris, Le Pont des Arts, L’Arc de Triomphe et le musée du Louvre. Ask them what they found out, it is really interesting! The class ended up with a virtual reality tour of those monuments… Do you think they liked it? 😉 ...

08 Jan

La Fête des Rois – Three Kings Day

In French class, we do not learn only vocabulary, we also learn about French traditions like “la Fête des Rois”. After working on the history and rituals of this very popular tradition and the recipe of the delicious “galette des rois”, it seemed logical to taste one, don’t you think? Ask your child about it, he/she was asking for more! Teachers also…. ...

21 Nov

Interschools French Day on the World Children’s Rights at Ambrosoli

On Wednesday, Ambrosoli hosted the Interschools French Day where some of our year 5 students could meet with their peers from KISU, ISU, Rainbow, Heritage and KCIS. As we are celebrating the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child this year, we organised many activities on this theme: posters, charts, banners, games, song!! The students also had a French lunch with Hachis Parmentier (if you don’t know what it is, ask your children!!), salade niçoise, cheese...

18 Nov

When Years 3 & 4 go to Paris….

For our unit on the Eiffel Tower, years 3 and 4 had the chance to learn how to draw the famous monument with Mercy Kagia, a Kenyan artist who organised exhibitions in Nairobi, Germany, South Corea and Italy. After learning a lot about its construction, we invited the students to a virtual trip on the Eiffel Tower thanks to VR Cardboards. What an amazing experience! They loved it and asked for more!! ...