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Olympic Values and Intercultural Understanding
Presentation at Language World (ALL) 2011 at Imperial College London by Isabelle Jones

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Olympic Values

  1. 1. Olympic Values andIntercultural UnderstandingIsabelle Jones, The Radclyffe school, Oldham Powerpoint Templateshttp://isabellejones.blogspot.com @icpjones Page 1
  2. 2. Olympic Values and IU•How can Olympic Values support the InternationalDimension in the Languages Classroom?•Creative ways to integrate Olympic values and InterculturalUnderstanding as part of everyday classroom activities•Ideas to promote languages through the internationaldimension•Strategies to develop SEAL (Social and Emotional Aspectsof Learning) using high-profile events like the Olympics Powerpoint Templates Page 2
  3. 3. Olympic & paralympics Values:Respect Accepting people’s differencesExcellence Always trying your bestFriendship Getting to know other peopleInspiration Looking at others to find out who you really areDetermination Not giving upEquality Accepting inter-dependencyCourage Getting out of your comfort zone Direct approach and wholeschool approach Powerpoint Templates Page 3
  4. 4. Olympic & paralympics Values: http://www.olympic.org Powerpoint Templates Page 4
  5. 5. Olympic & paralympics Values:Respect Respeto RespectExcellence Excelencia ExcellenceFriendship Amistad AmitiéInspiration Inspiración InspirationDetermination Determinación DéterminationEquality Igualdad EgalitéCourage Coraje Courage Powerpoint Templates Page 5
  6. 6. Olympic & paralympics Values:“Le plus important aux jeux olympiquesn’ est pas de gagner mais de participer…de même que le plus important dans la vie n’est pas detriompher mais de se battre bien”Pierre de Coubertin (borrowed from a speech he heard in1908) Powerpoint Templates Page 6
  7. 7. Olympic & paralympics Values:http://getset.london2012.com/Know your Values quiz Powerpoint Templates Page 7
  8. 8. Olympic & paralympics Values:http://getset.london2012.com/ Powerpoint Templates Page 8
  9. 9. Olympic & paralympics Values:http://getset.london2012.com/ Powerpoint Templates Page 9
  10. 10. Olympic & paralympics Values:http://getset.london2012.com/ Powerpoint Templates Page 10
  11. 11. Olympic & paralympics Values: http://getset.london2012.com/•Fact File: Design quizzes or get children to design Quizzes•Picture story: Match up with the values/ describe the pictures/ understand descriptions•Know your Values Quiz: on IWB-to reflect on the meaning of the values•Match the sound to the picture: students to just listen to the sound, writethe sport in the TL using dictionary skills•Soundtrack game: script a commentary in the TL, using the example provided in English•The image bank can be used for students to choose a picture and record a commentary about it. •Posters available in English, French, Spanish, German • Link with the cooking around the world website, looking at healthy eating and recipes in different languages http://www.letsgetcooking.org.uk/CookingAroundtheWorld Powerpoint Templates Page 11
  12. 12. What is creativity? Respect Excellence Friendship Inspiration Determination Equality Courage Powerpoint Templates Page 12
  13. 13. Olympics Symbols• Olympic rings and flags• Olympic motto:“Plus vite, plus haut, plus fort”• Olympic mascots and official posters Respect Excellence Friendship Inspiration Determination Equality Courage Powerpoint Templates Page 13
  14. 14. In French we will learn..• Numbers – to record times & distances• Countries – who is taking part?• Colours - for each nations flags• Foods – that keep athletes healthy• Exercises – that keep athletes fit Thanks to Jo Rhys-Jones Powerpoint Templates Page 14
  15. 15. Olympic Values and IU : Respecting differences Names Handwriting Food Respect Clothes Excellence Houses Friendship School Inspiration Music Determination Traditions Equality Couragehttp://www.all-nsc.org.uk/nsc/?q=node/8 The Intercultural Understanding Toolkithttp://www.primarylanguages.org.uk/resources/online_resources/intercultural_understanding.aspxResources for developing Intercultural Understanding (Primary)http://www.google.com/logos/index.htmlGoogle doodles (visuals with lots of cultural references) Differences and similarities Powerpoint Templates Page 15
  16. 16. Olympic/Paralympic Learning and Suggested date during Value Teaching activity school yearRespect French Day (all KS2 off Term 1 timetable to carry out various activities in French throughout the school day)Excellence Languages Celebration Term 3 Evening at Kingsford School (a focus point as an end of year celebration): primary and secondary pupils perform songs, role plays and do presentations and dances in target language to audience of parents and Respect staff) Excellence FriendshipFriendship Writing letters to a French Term 2 pen pal at a school in a Inspiration French-speaking country DeterminationCourage Making longer sentences (pupils learn a topic e.g. Term 2 Equality sports, and connecting Courage words and endeavour to make the longest, comprehensible sentence in the class) Olympian values inspire language-learning and teaching in Newham LinkedUp Project, Lead Holly Morgan, Kingsford Community School http://www.linksintolanguages.ac.uk/resources/2516 Powerpoint Templates Page 16
  17. 17. Determination Student table mats and Ongoing Teacher Talk document: students (and teachers) aim to use as much target language as possible during French lessons and at appropriate points throughout school dayInspiration Prepare a presentation about Term 1 yourself in French and Respect memorise it. Do it in front of class, in an assembly and at Excellence Languages Celebration Friendship Evening Inspiration Determination EqualityEquality Learn about some cultural Term 2 aspects of learning French Courage e.g. food eaten in French speaking countries Olympian values inspire language-learning and teaching in Newham LinkedUp Project, Lead Holly Morgan, Kingsford Community School http://www.linksintolanguages.ac.uk/resources/2516 Powerpoint Templates Page 17
  18. 18. Olympic Values and IU : •Names Using Saints’ names/calendar (TFTD) Using most popular names Looking at origin and spelling of foreign names Respect Excellencehttp://www.cafe.rapidus.net/jhuriaux/francophonie.htmlPrénoms et noms Francophones (liens) Friendshiphttp://www.journaldesfemmes.com/nom-de-famille/ InspirationNoms de famille français Determinationhttp://www.les-dictionnaires.com/prenoms.html EqualityDictionnaire des noms et prénoms en français Courage« Tout le monde il est beau » Zaziehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SUnyBqKfAH4&feature=relatedhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SUnyBqKfAH4&feature=relatedhttp://www.guiainfantil.com/servicios/nombres/indice.htmFirst names from Spain and other countrieshttp://www.misapellidos.com/ Spanish Surnames Differences and similarities Powerpoint Templates Page 18
  19. 19. Olympic Values and IU :•Handwriting and paper Respect Excellence Friendship Inspiration Determination Equality Couragehttp://www.handwriting.org/main/copybook/France_03.html Powerpoint Templates Differences and similarities Page 19
  20. 20. Olympic Values and IU : •Food Bœuf Bourguignon Croque Monsieur Salade Niçoise Couscous Soupe à l’oignon Pot-au-feuWebquest using Gratin dauphinoisGoogle.fr and Tarte Tatin RespectGoogle images Soupe au pistou Excellence Steak-frites FriendshipIngredients in TL Ratatouille InspirationWould I try it? Tomates provençales DeterminationWhy/why not Bûche de noël Quiche Lorraine Equality Crêpes Courage Camembert Roquefort Poires belle-Hélène Fromage frais Clafoutis Flan Powerpoint Templates Differences and similarities Page 20
  21. 21. Olympic Values and IU : •Clothes Match up national costume with name of the country Describe the national costume Free National Costume of the world iphone apphttp://itunes.apple.com/us/app/national-costumes-world/id383066156?mt=8 Respect Excellence Friendship Inspiration Determination Equality Courage Powerpoint Templates Differences and similarities Page 21
  22. 22. Olympic Values and IU : *House and HomeIntercultural understanding-identify features Powerpoint Templates Page 22
  23. 23. Olympic Values and IU : *School http://www.ac-guadeloupe.fr/Cati971/snd_degre/97113/fr/le_sport_au_clg_fr.htmDifferent sports done at school e.g. HandballRE, drama, citizenship in Francehttp://persodid.pagesperso-orange.fr/edciv3.htm Respect Excellence Uniform Friendship Daily routine and holidays Inspiration Determination Equality Courage http://24h-vie-enfant.partage.org/enfants.php Powerpoint Templates Page 23
  24. 24. Olympic Values and IU :*MusicIntercultural understanding-reflecting on identity and finding out about Francehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8LXaSFgVxGs Respect ExcellenceFind songs with repetitive structures FriendshipAnd get students to also be more InspirationCreative with the language... Determination Equality Courage Rap project Powerpoint Templates Page 24
  25. 25. Olympic Values and IU :*Traditions •Festivals and local calendar •http://www.gulliveria.com/calendario.htm Spanish calendar of festivals Respect Excellence •Local traditions and meanings Friendship Inspiration Determination •http://www.informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/colours-in-cultures/ Equality Courage Powerpoint Templates Page 25
  26. 26. Inspiration from ethical issues Respect Excellence Friendship Inspiration Determination Equality Courage http://www.labourbehindthelabel.org/resources/item/748-step-into-her-trainers Powerpoint Templates Page 26
  27. 27. Olympic Values and IU : Finding Resourceshttp://www.flickr.com/ http://taggalaxy.de/http://www.flickr.com/groups/imagestoteachlanguages/http://www.youtube.com /http://www.saveyoutube.com Powerpoint http://www.google.es http://www.google.fr Templates Page 27
  28. 28. Olympic Values and SEAL: Respect Excellence Friendship Inspiration Determination Equality Courage RRS scheme Powerpoint Templates Page 28
  29. 29. R1: To speak RespectfullyTowards your teacher:•Speaking quietly and politely•Thinking before you speak•Speaking when it is appropriate to do soTowards each other:•Speaking politely to other students•Thinking before you speak•Keeping quiet if you have nothing pleasant to say•Keeping ‘street language’ out of schoolR2: To behave RespectfullyTowards your teacher•Doing as you are asked without argument•Accepting that members of staff have authority over students because they haveresponsibility for your welfare;•Treating staff as professionals;•Showing that you want to learn;•Listening carefully and following instructions.Towards each other:•Showing consideration on the corridors•Queuing properly•Avoiding physical contact with other students•Respecting other students’ space•Sitting where you are asked to in class Templates Powerpoint•Telling a member of staff if there is a problem with another student. Page 29
  30. 30. R3: To Respect the school environment• Putting rubbish in bins – in and out of the classroom• Looking after and having pride in your classroom•Sticking to the rules regarding specialist rooms and equipment –e.g. science labs; sports and ICT equipment•Reporting any damage to a member of staff•Making sure you are in the right place at the right time,including lunchtimes•Keeping the school site safe.R4: To have Respect for your own learning•Wanting to succeed and valuing success;•Being on time to school and lessons;•Having the correct equipment;•Doing the work to the best of your ability;•Doing your homework to deadline;•Asking for help if you need it;•Taking responsibility for your learning and being honest with yourself;•Knowing what you need to do to improve.R5: To have Respect for other students’ learning•Valuing other people’s ideas, values, work and contributions•Co-operating with and supporting other students•Being able to assess other students’ work•Helping to create a positive learning environment. Powerpoint Templates Page 30
  31. 31. Olympic Values and IU : E-Mails, Letters, Video- Respect Take conferencing, closed NING Excellence Language (online groups), Friendship Skills OUT of Exchanges, Trips abroad, Inspiration Visits, KS2/KS3 Links... Determinationthe classroom Equality Courage FLAs, In-house visits, Bring TV, Radio through the Internet Language & Music, food, fashion, design. Culture New Technologies Celebrations INTO the Traditions and History classroom Current Affairs Powerpoint Templates Page 31
  32. 32. One thing I will do… Respect Excellence~ for my next lesson… Friendship Inspiration Determination Equality Courage~ by the end of term…~ for experimenting in September Powerpoint Templates Page 32
  33. 33. Olympic Values andIntercultural UnderstandingIsabelle Jones, The Radclyffe school, Oldhamicpjones@yahoo.co.uk Twitter: @icpjonesMy Languages bloghttp://isabellejones.blogspot.com Templates Powerpoint Page 33