Language Other Than English (LOTE)
The language offered to Prep – 6 students is Indonesian. As part of the Indonesian program students are involved in language and cultural activities, incursions and excursions.
“I like learning new words in Indonesian, because when I learn one language it makes it easier to learn another language.”
Students participate in celebrating Indonesian festivals as part of their studies of Indonesian. A range of technologies such as Interactive Whiteboards, ipads and mini laptops are used to support the learning of the Indonesian language.
“I like learning about how other people speak, live and about their currency.”
Students learn about the following:
- Wayang Kulit (Indonesian Puppet Shows)
- History and Geography of Indonesia
- Schooling in Indonesia