STALL

ALL - Online

STALL (Secondary Teachers at ALL) Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 19h00 on Zoom New GCSE – planning strategies Jennifer Wozniak -Dictation and Reading aloud Vincent Everett – what I am looking for in a text book Isabelle Jones -Vocabulary learning This event is reserved to ALL members. Booking: https://tinyurl.com/STALLJune24

STALL (Secondary Teachers at ALL)

STALL - online

STALL (Secondary Teachers at ALL) Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 19h00 on Zoom New GCSE – planning strategies Jennifer Wozniak -Dictation and Reading aloud Vincent Everett – what I am looking for in a text book Isabelle Jones -Vocabulary learning This event is reserved to ALL members. Booking: https://tinyurl.com/STALLJune24

La Fête de la Musique

Festival of Music For further information, see the Fête de la Musique page, our French Festivals Pinterest page, or find out more about important events, special days and festivals.

ALL Secondary Decolonising Languages Special Interest Group

ALL & ILCS Online

    Working towards a decolonised secondary languages education Online Saturday 22nd June 10am-12.15pm Join the ALL Decolonise Secondary Languages Special Interest Group for our inaugural symposium hosted online by […]

The ALL members’ Forum for Curriculum / Subject Leaders (Secondary) and Language Co-ordinators (Primary)

ALL - Online

The ALL members' Forum for Curriculum / Subject Leaders (Secondary) and Language Co-ordinators (Primary) Tuesday 25 June 2024 from 20:00 on Zoom ALL is setting up an opportunity for Languages Co-ordinators and Curriculum / Subject Leaders who are ALL members to meet in a regular (half-termly) online, professional forum, to enable colleagues to raise professional issues […]

ALL - Online

Francophonie en direct – the webinar for members of ALL who teach French

ALL - Online

Francophonie en direct – the webinar for members of ALL who teach French Tuesday 2nd July 2024 from 18h00 on Zoom hosted by Steven Fawkes, Isabelle Jones, Helen Myers and Romain Devaux Jennifer Wozniak – Dictation and Reading aloud in French  Richard Tallaron will talk about his book for children about the links between French and English We […]

HHCL Zoom event

HHCL - online

HHCL Zoom event   8th July 2024 from 17h30 on Zoom   Latest developments in the NCLE project for HHCL With Bernardette Holmes and Clare Allison     Booking: https://tinyurl.com/HHCLJuly24

La Fête Nationale

Bastille Day A range of activities for la Fête Nationale can be found in the Francophonie area of the Language Zones.  Creative ideas can be found on our Pinterest board. Further information about festivals and fiestas in France and the French-speaking world.  

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 9 August every year: Celebrating the lives of indigenous populations, and drawing attention to the discrimination and loss of rights they often face. You can find more information on the website of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues including the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples adopted in September […]

International Youth Day

International Youth Day 12 August every year: Celebrating the experiences and voices of young people. Set up in 2000, the United Nations visit the International Youth Day celebrates the experiences and voices of young people. Each Day has a different annual theme. Further information can be found here.

La Rentrée

The return to school Activities for La Rentrée Further information about festivals and fiestas in France and the French-speaking world.

Mein erster Schultag

My first day of school Activities for Mein erster Schultag Further information about celebrations and festivals in Germany and the German-speaking world.

International Literacy Day

8 September every year: UNESCO celebrates International Literacy Day to remind the international community that literacy is a human right and the foundation of all learning. For further information, visit the UN’s International Literacy Day and the UNESCO Literacy Programme websites, and view this UNESCO infographic about world literacy and why it is important. Further information can be found here.

International Day of Peace

International Day of Peace 21 September ever year: the International Day of Peace was brought into being by United Nations Resolutions in 1981 and 2001. Hundreds of millions of people worldwide and thousands of organizations across the globe now actively observe Peace Day. Further information can be found here.

Tag der deutschen Einheit

German Unity Day 03 October every year: The day of German unity (Tag der deutschen Einheit) is a nationwide public holiday marking the official reunification of Germany in 1990. Find out more on the UK German Connection website.

World Teachers’ Day

World Teachers’ Day 05 October every year: To celebrate the unique and vital role of teachers, in every country and continent of the world. For further information, visit the UNESCO website and the World Teachers’ Day website.​

La Nuit Blanche

Cultural festival (White night) First Saturday in October: every year from 7pm ’til 7am on the first Saturday in October, Paris blossoms into a fantastic harvest of art, music and theatrical events. Find out more here.

La Fiesta Nacional

Spain’s National Day 12 October every year: The National Day of Spain, also known as Día de la Hispanidad, is celebrated on October 12. Find out more here and here.​

World Science Day for Peace & Development

10 November every year: the objectives of World Science Day for Peace and Development (WSDPD) are to strengthen public awareness on the role of science for peaceful and sustainable societies; to promote national and international solidarity for a shared science between countries; to renew national and international commitment for the use of science for the benefit of […]

Martinstag

St Martin’s Day St. Martin’s Day (Martinstag) on November 11 is a religious observance in Germany that is particularly popular with children – it is dedicated to St. Martin of Tours and celebrates modesty and altruism. Click here for further information and resources. Find teaching ideas and activities here. 

Armistice Day

11 November every year: Armistice Day, also known as Poppy Day or Remembrance Day, commemorates the sacrifices of members of the armed forces and of civilians in times of war, specifically since World War I (1914-1918). It is observed on 11 November because World War I ended on that date in 1918. Further information and resources can be found here.

International Day for Tolerance

16 November every year: Encouraging respect, dialogue and cooperation among different cultures, civilizations and peoples. Find out more on the UN Website or the UNESCO Promoting Tolerance web page.

Universal Children’s Day

20 November marks the day in which the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child in 1959. Universal Children’s Day acknowledges the importance of actively promoting the welfare of the world’s children. Further information can be found on the Global Dimension website.

Nikolaustag

St Nicholas’ Day 06 December Further information: Christmas resources, Voyage Kids website and German Festivals on Pinterest.

International Migrants Day

18 December every year: Recognising the rights of migrants throughout the world. A United Nations day to recognise the rights of migrants throughout the world. Click here for further information, including facts and figures on migrants.