Sydney Institute for Community Languages Education (SICLE) was established in 2017, funded by the NSW government to provide support for community languages schools.
The MLTA of NSW is a dedicated group of educators who are committed to furthering Languages Education in NSW. The association covers a range of languages and sectors.
هل تتعلم اللغة العربية؟
Are you learning Arabic?
هل عمرك بين 5 و 16 سنة؟
Are you aged between 5 and 16?
This competition is open to all students of Arabic in NSW, from Kindergarten to Year 10. There are prizes for the best entries for primary and secondary and community language school students.
Opening date:15th February 2021 Closing date: 9th April 2021
What do I do?
Category 1 – Years K-2
لغتي وأنا Topic: ‘My Language and Me’
Draw and label a picture to show yourself and your languages. It could be just you, or you and your family or you in a special place. You must have at least one label in Arabic, but you can label in Arabic and/or English. Your artwork should be A4 size. Ask your teacher to scan it in for you and fill in the entry form to submit online.
Category 2 – Years 3 to 6
لماذا أحبّ تعلّم اللغة العربية. Topic: ‘Why I like learning Arabic’
Make a PowerPoint, e-book or digital story about ‘Why I like learning Arabic’. Use English and simple Arabic phrases and sentences to describe why you like learning Arabic. Draw pictures and find visuals or photos. You can record your text or story and embed this in your PowerPoint, e-book or digital story. Maximum 6 slides or pages. Complete the entry form and upload your presentation online. You can do this by yourself or as a combined entry with one or two other students.
Category 3 – Years 7 to 10
لماذا أتعلم اللغة العربية؟ Topic: ‘Why I learn Arabic?’
Create an illustrated booklet or digital presentation (maximum 8 slides) with text in English or Arabic, OR a video clip (maximum 3 minutes) in English or Arabic on ‘Why I learn Arabic?’ The audience is other students of your age. Make your booklet or video clip interesting and also have a recorded text to go with it. Complete the entry form and upload your presentation online. You can do this by yourself or as a combined entry with one or two other students.
ما هي شروط الاشتراك؟
What are the rules?
Closing date – Monday 9th April 2021
There is a limit of SIX entries per category per school.
Attach a form for each entry.
All work must be the student’s original material (including images, audio, video and text).
Scan written entries and save them as PDF before you submit.