Three Languages, Two Schools, and The Great War
Guest Post by Lenni Elbe
Have you ever been on a film set where you heard German, French, and English all around you? Students from GPSSD and SDFAS have!
For a very special project students (9-17 years old), parents, and teachers from both schools got together and worked on an entry for an international history competition, which challenged them to create a high-quality film about “Peace and the Great War: From Trenches to the Project of a United Europe.”
The teams came from German Pacific School San Diego (GPSSD) and San Diego French American School (SDFAS). Their project started with a script-writing workshop. The students then developed their interest in the topic by researching aspects of World War I. The whole movie making process was student-directed. [Read more…] about Three Languages, Two Schools, and The Great War