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"Love in Translation": Pride and Prejudice

"Love in Translation": Pride and Prejudice

The novel and the film adaptations in comparison

Roberta Grandi

This lesson deals with the film adaptations of Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice. The films taken into consideration are the 1995 BBC production and the 2005 film released and distributed by Universal Pictures.

Students will learn the basic techniques of comparison between a novel and an adaptation. Thanks to the repetition and the visual reinforcement they should remember more easily the plot and the main themes of the novel.

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Sense & Sensibility – From Text to Screen

Sense & Sensibility – From Text to Screen

Roberta Grandi

Students will learn the basic techniques of comparison between a novel and an adaptation.Thanks to the repetition and the visual reinforcement they should remember more easily the plot and the main themes of the novel.

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Phonetics

Phonetics

Cinzia Giglioni

Language awareness: differences between Italian and English sounds.Students need to understand that pronunciation in English lays the foundations for comprehension.

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Philosophy of War from different times in History

Philosophy of War from different times in History

Valentina Tenedini

A cross-curricular activity on the theme of war. This activity leads the students to think of war in a universal, cross-historical, cosmic perspective. It helps them consolidate knowledge of several crosscurricular subjects (History, Italian, French, English, Philosophy), to analyse the language of poetry and song lyrics and use English in a cross-curricular context for spoken and written communication.

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The Pledge of Allegiance of the United States

The Pledge of Allegiance of the United States

Mary Grace Cavallaro

Create a classroom discussion on patriotism, stimulate ideas from visuals, and  get students thinking and brainstorming ideas in English.

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The Reduction of a Text

The Reduction of a Text
Roberta Grandi

Students will learn how to perform the generic and selective reduction of a text. By learning how to identify and shorten the core information in a text, the students will be ready to learn, as a further step, how to write a good summary.

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June 14 - Flag Day

June 14 - Flag Day

Mary Grace Cavallaro

This short lesson aims at explaining the history and meaning of the US flag. It can also help creating a classroom discussion on patriotism.

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J.R.R. Tolkien's Hobbit - or What's in a Name

  J.R.R. Tolkien's Hobbit - or What's in a Name

Roberto di Scala

Molti avranno visto il film, ma non tutti conoscono la vera origine degli Hobbit. Grazie a questa breve ma efficace lezione, potrete avere un "assaggio" del processo creativo attraverso il quale Tolkien ha dato vita ai meravigliosi racconti della sua Terra di Mezzo.

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"Let us go then, you and I" - "Sorry, I'm busy tonight"

"Let us go then, you and I" - "Sorry, I'm busy tonight"

Reading Poetry - Theory and Practice - C.M. Bajetta

Taking the cue from the incipit of Eliot’s Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, this class aims at exposing the students to a (hopefully lively...) introduction to poetry reading.

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Shakespeare's Sonnet 18

Shakespeare's Sonnet 18

Valentina Henriet

Thanks to this lesson, students will learn the structure of an English Sonnet (i.e. the Elizabethan Form). They will learn some figures of speech and how to paraphrase a sonnet. Thanks to the visual reinforcement they should more easily remember the sonnet, and its main themes.

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The Features of Scientific Texts

The Features of Scientific Texts

Valentina Tenedini

This lesson, prepared for students of a Scientific School but easily adaptable for any school, could be considered a useful CLIL lesson on the characteristics of scientific texts.

The main objectives of this lesson are to help students learn the distinguishing features of scientific texts in English, recognise the different types of scientific texts, and, finally, know the style and purpose of each type of scientific text.

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