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The human body. A bilingual Project

 


HUMAN BODY (class 5a Modena Italy)

Time: 1 hour every week for 3 months

Keywords (English)

Body parts and body actions


Lungs, mouth, nose, heart, brain, muscles, veins, kidney, skeleton, bones, skin


Digest, breathe, circulate, absorb, transport, transmit




Sentences (English)


Thanks to my skeleton I can stand

Thanks to my brain I can think

Thanks to my lungs ...


Joints connect the bones and help the skeleton move.


The leg bone is connected to the thigh bone



General concepts about science


Get to know and understand how our body works. 

Get to know and understand the functions of systems and apparatuses.

Learn about different parts of the body

 

activities

Listening


Video human body

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rg34VwymLXc


Video dem bones


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e54m6XOpRgU

Speaking


Kids describe human body with simple sentences in English and in Italian.

Kids record their voices and create a new video


5a presents a bilingual video about the human body

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AThyqFrhuxQ&t=198s

Reading


Text from school books, worksheets

 Text from the video “human body”

Text from the song “dem bones”


Lessons from Italian science school book.

Writing


Students complete cloze text, posters and worksheets







Assessment. (practical, written,  or oral test)

Worksheets and oral tests in English and in Italian


Games about the human body


https://learningapps.org/3153762


https://learningapps.org/3154217




Teacher’s evaluation


How much did they learn?


The experience has been very positive. Students learnt a lot of new words in English. 

Children with special needs sized the opportunity to learn simple concepts in Italian and listen to The English lesson too

Children’s evaluation


How much did they like it?


They were enthusiastic





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