Italian is one of the specialist subjects offered as part Belle Vue Primary School’s curriculum.
All children from Foundation through to Grade 6 participate in a one-hour lesson of Italian each week. The emphasis of the program is on the spoken language – conducted through games, songs, choral repetition and role-play, as well as reading and writing.
Through learning Italian children are given an insight into the culture and customs of Italy.
Learning another language also reinforces the understanding children have of their own language