Immigration

Level 4 has had a busy few weeks learning about the Italian-American heritage and immigration stories throughout history.  We learned many different things about how Italian-Americans adapted to their new life and why they abandoned their own country.  As we looked at this, we also spoke about our own families and who came to this … More Immigration

Using the app Recap

Now that this year is underway, the World Language department has been playing around with new apps.  Among some of the new ones that we have tried is the app Recap.  This app allows students to individually answer questions and has them make a video of themselves recording their answers.  The app then creates a … More Using the app Recap

Verso App in Level 4

Level 4 students have many different things happening in class right now.  We have been learning the Passato Remoto, which is the historical past tense.  To compliment that tense, we have also been focusing on the Italian Mafia in a way to use this verb tense and gain some different cultural views of the Italian … More Verso App in Level 4

North End Field Trip

Today 45 of Nipmuc’s Italian students were lucky enough to travel to the North End of Boston.  The morning started with a walking food tour of the North End’s Italian district.  Students learned about the history of the Italian culture in Boston and about how those immigrants turned this part of the city into what … More North End Field Trip