Mr. Maguire and 40 of his French sophomores, juniors and seniors, along with chaperones Mr. Regan and Mrs. DiCroce, went to visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum on November 19th. They stopped off for a quick brunch at Prêt-à-Manger, and then walked down to the Gardner. The tour guides focused on French artists and France’s … More Monsieur Maguire and his French students explore the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
What do you get when our BHS AP Spanish students visit Mrs. Hoyt’s Kindergarten class at Pine Glen? A morning filled with laughter, friendships, and learning! Upon entering the classroom, the BHS high school students greeted the little ones in both English and Spanish. Afterwards, they warmed up to the snowy, cold morning by singing … More AP Spanish visit to Mrs. Hoyt’s Kindergarten classroom
The idea of celebrating Italian Heritage Month by creating an Italian Heritage Tree came about at our first Italian Club meeting. As soon as we finalized our plan, we decided to involve all of the Italian classes. The display consists of a giant tree from which leaves are blown towards the U.S. flag. Over the … More BHS Italian Club Celebrates Italian Heritage Month by Building an Italian Heritage Tree
What do you do with 17 AP Spanish students during last period of the 1st day of school in a heat wave? Bring back some good old-fashioned fun – puzzles! Señora Dacey’s AP Spanish students kicked off the start of school with a 60 – 100 count puzzle competition. In groups of two, students competed … More 1st Day of School! ¡El primer día de clases!
This year’s World Language Department’s Kenton Wells Book Award was awarded to Mrs. Hoerle’s Italian IV student, Julia Hovasse. The Kenton Wells Book Award is presented each year in memory of a retired BHS permanent substitute teacher who was passionate about language learning and world travel. The book is awarded to a junior who is … More Kenton Wells Book Award Winner
Neil’s reflection: I rarely say that an experience has changed my life. Often, experiences broaden my perspective, expand my comfort zone, or expose me to novel ideas and people. Rarely, though, does an experience do all of these things; this exchange program did. I would like to begin by acknowledging the family I made through … More Student Reflections from this year’s BHS Italian Exchange Program
To continue our celebration of National Foreign Language Week, BHS World Language classes are participating in our annual Cake Wars event. Today, Italian and Latin students created some amazing and creative cakes. Check out some pictures of the cake entries below!