A celebration of Poetry!
Poésie en Fête part 2!
Congratulations to all our Primary International Stream students who took part in the French Speech Competition.
Saturday 18 November, a group of Year 6 students, Les héroines, won the first place in the chorale contest, performing a poem by Paul Fort “Le Bonheur est dans le pré.”
We also had many participants for the prose reading contest with great performances and winners:
- Yr 6 Girls: 1st Katreesa Lam
- Yr 6 Boys: 2nd Advik Sharma
- Yr 5 Girls: 1st Raquel Abdallah; 2nd Bianca Rowley
- Yr 3 Girls: 1st Ria Jain; 2nd Vivienne Abdallah; 3rd Jacqueline Li
Poésie en Fête part 1!
On Saturday 4 November, 35 students from Year 3 to Year 6 participated in the Solo Poetry contest at the French Speech Competition, organized by AFLE. They learnt a poem in French and performed in public in front of students from different schools, parents and a jury. Congratulations to all of them for their brilliant performances and to the 18 FIS International Stream Primary students who got a spot on the podium!
First place for 4 students in Y3 and Y5: Margaret, Ria, Sarah and Dylan!
- Yr 3 Text A: 1st Margaret Lam; 2nd Karina Taylor
- Yr 3 Text B: 1st Ria Jain; 2nd Jacqueline Li; 3rd Elena Kuna
- Yr 4: 3rd Angelina Chu
- Yr 4 Francophone: 2nd Nina Martin and Quentin Kai; 3rd Sophie Mo
- Yr 5 Text A: 1st Dylan Deegan; 2nd Karina Farquhar
- Yr 5 Text B: 1st Sarah Hussain; 2nd Bianca Rowley
- Yr 5 / Yr 6 Francophones: 2nd Katreesa Lam; 3rd Youssef Azzouz, Josephine Garnier and Marguerite Frouin
- Yr 6 Boys: 2nd Leon Sikora
More information about the competition here
Next contest will be on 18 November at the Jardine’s Lookout campus for Chorale and solo prose reading!