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"When you realize"- Website

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Working area

  The story in Italian

  The story in English

  Characters, settings, themes

  Luigi Pirandello

  His time

  His theatre

  Humour

  Ideology

  Sicily



"Shoes"- Website

 

   Working area

   The author: Etkar Keret (links)

  The story in Italian (translation)

  The story in English

  Presentation of the story

 



Love songs   

(50s/60s, 70s/80s, 90s/now)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Working area

Songs' presentations:

Yesterday (The Beatles)

Angie (The Rolling Stones)

Always (Bon Jovi)

Stand by me (Ben E. King)

No woman no cry (Bob Marley)

I miss you (Blink-182)

Hey Jude (The Beatles)

Don't cry (Gunsn' roses)

Without you (Mariah Carey)

Lyrics created by the students:

Dear friends

Love

Spring

No choice

 



Charlie and the Chocolate factory

Website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Working area

The author: Roald Dahl

Book's analysis

                  chapters 1- 2

                  chapters 3- 4

                  chapters 5- 6

                  chapters 7- 8

                  chapters 9- 10

                  chapters 11- 12

                  chapters 13- 14

                  chapters 15- 16

                  chapters 17- 18

                  chapters 19- 20

                  chapters 21- 22

                  chapters 23- 24

                  chapters 25- 26

                  chapters 27- 28

                  chapters 29- 30

The characters

The settings

The films:

                1971

                2005

Links



   The Canterville Ghost - Website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Working area

The author: Oscar Wilde

Book online

Book's analysis

chapter 1

chapter 2

chapter 3

chapter 4

chapter 5

chapter 6

chapter 7

Characters

Settings

The ghost story as a genre

Main themes

Beliefs in ghosts

Traditional stories

Inverted ghost story

Humorous devices

Suspense devices

Criticism of Americans

Glossary

Quizzes

 



The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll

and Mr Hyde - Website

 

 

 

 

 

 Working area

The author: Robert Louis Stevenson

Book online

Story

Chapters 1-10

Characters

Settings

Themes

           Hypocrisy then and now

           Science use and misuse

           Jeckyll and Frankenstein

           A different end

           To be someone else         

Links

 



Andromeda Strain - Website

 Working area

The author: Michael Crichton

The book through the comments of the students

The film

Themes

           Scientific themes of the book

           Human race vulnerability

           Bird flu in Hungary

           Bird flu restrictions

           Bird flu preparations

           Bird flu 1

           Bird flu 2

           Bird flu hits Hungary

           Shielding domestic birds

           From Corriere della Sera

           Bird flu/Andromeda particles

           Andromeda and Chernobyl

           Asteroids

Links

 


Romeo and Juliet - Website

 Working area

The author: William Shakespeare

The story

Questions and answers about Romeo and Juliet

Links

 

2004 - 2005 Projects

Home page


Library archive


 Heart of Darkness Website

 

 


  Working area

  Book online

Nineteen Eighty-four Website

 

 


Working area

Book online

 

Brave New  World Website

 


The Project


 

Project 's diary


 

Main events of the year

 

2005 final work: books' Websites


 

  Nineteen Eighty-four
  Heart of Darkness

Schools involved


   Jingshan School, Beijing, China

   ITIS "S. Cannizzaro", Colleferro (Roma),   Italy

   Cygnaeus Upper Secondary school, Jyväskylä, Finland

   Bundesgymnasium Rein, Austria