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The Culture Club. Cultural Resources for Teachers of French and Italian and Other Languages. Presenters. Jocelyne Brant and Christine Foster Meloni National Capital Language Resource Center George Washington University. Rooms for Professional Development & Personal Enjoyment.

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The culture club

The Culture Club

Cultural Resources for

Teachers of French and Italian

and Other Languages

Meloni & Brant NEALLT 2007 Cornell


Presenters

Presenters

Jocelyne Brant

and

Christine Foster Meloni

National Capital

Language Resource Center

George Washington University

Meloni & Brant NEALLT 2007 Cornell


Rooms for professional development personal enjoyment

Rooms for Professional Development& Personal Enjoyment

  • Speaker’s Corner

  • Teachers’ Lounge

  • The Library

  • The Screening Room

  • The Music Room

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Rooms with ready to go teaching materials

Rooms with Ready-to-go Teaching Materials

  • The Hangout

  • Internet Media Room

  • Photo Gallery

  • Banquet Hall

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Speaker s corner

Speaker’s Corner

Articles on General Culture

  • “What is Culture? A Look at the Perspectives, Practices, and Products That Mix Together to Make up a Culture”

  • “Walking in Their Shoes: Understanding Perspectives in Other Cultures”

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Speaker s corner french

Speaker’s Corner: French

  • “Does du pain in French mean bread in English? Teaching Vocabulary in the Cultural Mode”

  • “A Passion for France and French Culture - Why I Study French”

  • “Black Writers of the French Language”

  • “French Writers of Louisiana”

  • “The Cultura Project: French and English”

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Speaker s corner italian

Speaker’s Corner: Italian

  • “Who are the Milanesi of Milan? Understanding the People of a Target Culture”

  • “Natale in Italia tra ieri e oggi” (Christmas in Italy, Then and Now)

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Teachers lounge french lesson plans

Teachers’ Lounge: French Lesson Plans

  • “Black Writers of the French Language”

  • “Observe and Analyze: Photos and Culture”

  • “Lesson Plan: Creating Podcasts to Explore Study Abroad”

  • “Bon Voyage! Virtual Vacation”

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Teachers lounge italian lesson plans

Teachers’ Lounge: Italian Lesson Plans

  • Soccer Match Commentator

  • Neapolitan Desserts

  • Exploration of Italian Art

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The library french

The Library: French

  • Les Bouts de bois de Dieu by Sembene Ousmane

  • Mais si, Messieurs, les Femmes Ont une Âme by Françoise Verny

  • L’Amant by Marguerite Duras

  • Au Cinema Lux by Janine Teisson

  • Embrassons-Nous by Annie Saumont

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The library italian

The Library: Italian

  • L’Ultima Lacrima by Stefano Benni

  • Matrioska by Cristina Comencini

  • Il Cane di Terracotta by Andrea Camilleri

  • Il Cielo Cade by Lorenza Mazzetti

  • Io Speriamo Che Me La Cavo by M.

    D'Orta

  • La Pazienza del Ragno by Andrea

    Camilleri

  • La Variante di Luneberg by P.Maurensig

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Screening room french

Screening Room: French

La vie de chateauL'Auberge EspagnoleUn Long Dimanche de FiançaillesLe Fabuleux Destin D'Amélie Poulain

Les ChoristesLes Enfants du Paradis

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Screening room italian

Screening Room: Italian

La Scorta

La Vita è BellaAmarcordCaro DiarioCristo Si É Fermato A EboliIo Non Ho Paura Malena Mediterráneo

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Music room french

Music Room: French

1 Fille et 4 Types, Celine DionAttraction, Paris ComboAzul, HelenaBye Bye Beaute, Coralie ClementLa Chanson Francaise, Various ArtistsLes Beaux Dégâts, Francis Cabrel

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Music room italian

Music Room: Italian

Andrea, Andrea BocelliC’era una volta, Renato RascelConcerti, Paolo ConteI Grandi Successi Originali, Gabriella FerriMina Celentano, Mina and Adriano Celentano

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The hangout benefits of the interviews

The Hangout: Benefits of the Interviews

  • provide information about “real” life

  • are immediate & up-to-date

  • ideal for introductory classes

  • effective introduction or bridge to geography and history

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The hangout french transcripts

The Hangout: French Transcripts

  • Jennifer from Paris

  • Alexis from Tours

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The hangout italian transcripts

The Hangout: Italian Transcripts

  • Corinna and Sara from Rome

  • Sonia from Rome

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Internet media room

Internet Media Room

Links to

  • Online newspapers and magazines

  • TV and radio programs

  • Blogs

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Using tv websites italian

Using TV Websites: Italian

14 episodes of Detective Montalbano

5 episodes of Maresciallo Rocca

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Photo gallery

Photo Gallery

Monthly Photo Contests

Where in the World? Mystery Photo

What in the World? Mystery Photo

Photo Exhibits on a Theme

Lesson Plan Contest

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Where in the world

Where in the World?

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Photo exhibits italian themes

Photo Exhibits: Italian Themes

  • Roman Holiday

  • Ancient Roman Buildings

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Lesson plan contest for teachers of italian

Lesson Plan ContestFor Teachers of Italian

Four Photos of Scenes in Milan, Italy

Write a lesson plan based on one of the photos.

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Banquet hall french menu

Banquet Hall: French Menu

Le Relais du Corsaire (The Pirate’s Lair)

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Banquet hall italian menus

Banquet Hall: Italian Menus

  • A Photo Exhibit of Dishes from Restaurants in Milan, Italy

  • Nicoletta’s Menu (a complete Roman meal)

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Plea for volunteers

Plea for Volunteers

We need you!

Many volunteer opportunities!

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Thank you

Thank you!

We welcome your feedback –

Please!

Christine F. Meloni – [email protected]

Jocelyne Brant – [email protected]

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Culture club home page

Culture Club Home Page

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