On Wednesday evening, our Spanish Exchange participants, along with BHS chaperones Profe De Sousa, Profe DiCroce, and José De Sousa, took off to Collado Villalba, Spain. The two-week exchange includes living with a host family, attending classes at the local high school, visiting the nearby capital of Madrid and its famous Museo de Prado, and … More Spanish Exchange Program
French Club students both past, present and future joined Madame Price on January 14th at the << Tous Les Jours>> pâtisserie at the H Mart in Burlington. Students took a break from their studying and engaged in rich conversation, café and croissants. We spoke lots of French!!!
The BHS World Language Department is pleased to announce December’s World Language Student of the Month winner, Monica Van Stry. Monica’s Spanish teacher, Señorita Duhamel had these words to say about Monica: Monica is a student in Spanish 2 and she has been a truly hard-working student this year. She is a student who comes to class … More December’s WL Student of the Month
Today in France is << La Fête des Rois>> (Epiphany Day / The 3 Kings Day) on which the French prepare <<une galette>> (a cake) with a good luck charm inside. It is said that the one who selects the piece with the good luck charm will receive <<bonne chance>> (good luck) for the rest … More La Fête des Rois, le 6 janvier
After learning about the medieval, renaissance and baroque styles, the Italian IV classes examined paintings from those periods with the help of an MFA museum teacher. Italian V, instead, focused on Impressionism and the art periods that followed it in the modern era, after stopping in the three areas dedicated to impressionist painters, students and … More BHS Italian classes visit Boston’s MFA
This year, the World Language Department welcomes Spanish teacher, Ms. Duhamel, to our team. Check out her teacher profile at the BHS Help Desk blog!
Daniel Downie is November’s World Language Student of the Month. Dan was nominated by his Latin teacher, Mr. Stringer, and here are a few kind words about Dan as a Latin student: Dan is a sophomore who, though he had no previous Latin experience, transferred this year into Latin II. He is by far the … More BHS Latin student, Daniel Downie, is November’s WL Student of the Month