This is a one page quiz on the film "La vita e' bella" which is ideal for level 1 Italian. Most of the worksheets and dossier available on the movie are too advanced for level 1 but this is a simple and yet good quiz on the movie.
This is a one class handout on passato prossimo. it starts with a reading on the teacher's weekend and some questions on comprehension.Then it has a long list of questions in the TU form so that students can ask each other and then a short section
This handout starts with pictuires indicating what two sisters did during summer and true or False questions and WHO questions.Then there is a short analysis of the passato prossimo and how to use the verbs that go with AVERE and ESSERE
This is a six page handout on shopping for clothes in Italian.
It is a great blend of communication and grammar.
It presents 6 different dialogues in which students see how to ask for clothing, express likes and preferences, negotiate price and
This is a 5 page handout on Easter. It starts with pictures and words to work on vocabulary.
Then there is a reading that explains what Easter is.
As a follow up, there are activities on vocabulary, comprehension (true/ false, questions, fill in
This is a one page quiz on the film "Pinocchio" which is ideal for level 1 Italian. Most of the worksheets and dossier available on the movie are too advanced for level 1 but this is a simple and yet good quiz on the movie.
This handout has pictures for parts of the house and questions on where to place certain furniture and where people perform some activities. It also includes frequency adverbs for students to write how frequently they do some activities
This is a worksheet based on the song UNA SU UN MILIONE by Alex Britti. The video can be found on You Tube and students will love it. It is an awesome love story and it has a catchy rhythm. The worksheets has the full lyrics and one proposed
This is a handout for either verbal or written pratice. Students can get in groups and ask and respond using stem changing verbs (IE). Students can share their oral work by putting sentences in the third person singular or plural
This is a quick homework activity (or review or test practice) in which students match English and Italian phrases such as : Ho mangiato: I ate, Ha mangiato : she ate.
it included verbs that take avere and essere as auxikiary verbs
This is a 13 page file on the irregular verb "stare" with grammatical explanations and activities. it deals with "stare in the present and the gerund, stare per and the difference on "stare" versus "avere.
There are activities on form, vocabulary,
This is a 2 page quiz on negative expression in Italian. It includes the following activities:
Italian- English sentences to match
Fill in the blank
Translating from Italian into English
Translating from English into Italian