CIS Junior Italian Poetry Competition
Benvenuti al nuovo concorso!
- Knowledge of the poem (including title and author)
- Appropriate expression
- Gesture / eye contact
Judges will visit schools with a minimum of 25 participants. Schools from regional Victoria are required to cover travel expenses.
Monday 7th June – Friday 25th June.
(Please note: Monday 14th June is a public holiday).
Monday 30th August – Friday 17th September.
Prizes are awarded for first, second, third and fourth in each section, and Special Mention Certificates are presented to students outstanding in their presentation.
Participation Certificates will be provided to all participating students.
The following scoring system will continue to be used for each poem to differentiate level of difficulty and encourage students to challenge themselves:
3p=3 points (most difficult)
The participation fee for each student is $8.00. You can pay via bank transfer by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org to request an invoice. No money will be handled on the day of the competition.
Click the link below to download an enrolment form.
Once completed, email to email@example.com.
Enrolment forms must be submitted by Monday 24 May 2021.
Click to listen to a recitation of the poems
Year 7 non Italian
|Un porcellino sugli sci di Jolanda Restano (3 points)|
|Il gatto dei misteri di Roberto Piuminio (2 points)|
|Sole e sale di Roberto Piumini (1 point)|
Year 7 Italian
|Filastrocca delle vocali di Giuseppe Bordi (3 points)|
|Le stagioni di Marzia Cabano (2 points)|
|Buon compleanno di Corinne Albault (1 point)|
Year 8 non Italian
|I mesi di Roberto Piumini|
|Carnevale di G. Vaj Pedotti*|
|Mangio sempre la minestra di Jolanda Restano*|
Year 8 Italian
|L’accento di Giuseppe Bordi*|
|Il libro di Renzo Pezzani*|
|Il mese delle spighe d’oro di Marino Moretti*|
*Alcune poesie sono tratte dal sito Filastrocche.it
CIS Italian Poetry Competition Co-ordinator