M13026 Languages-Connect #ThinkLanguages Students-and-Teachers-Guidebook-2020 V6 - Flipbook - Page 31
Competition – calling all artists in TY! TY Individual Student Competitions
Would you like a colourful mural painted on a wall in
your school? We would like you to design a ‘Welcome
Wall’ in your school that shows a diversity of
languages – you might decide to include the word for
‘Welcome’ in many different languages or something
that represents what #ThinkLanguages means in your
The Prize - We will get a professional artist to come
to your school and make your design a reality!
1. Make sure there is an appropriate wall that can be
used for this.
2. Make sure your school principal/management are
happy for it to be done.
3. Get your creativity flowing .
4. Make sure to include lots of different languages!
5. Keep in mind all of the #ThinkLanguages themes.
Deadline for entries is Friday 17th December. The
winning design will be chosen in January 2022.
We have two more fantastic competitions for all TY
EIL Intercultural Learning Prize:
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity. A fully funded
3-month scholarship to a country where the language
you are learning is spoken. You will stay with a host
family and attend a local school. Emphasis is on full
language and cultural immersion. Your foreign language
and communication skills will improve, you will become
more self-confident and have lots of fun too!
Euro Languages College Prize:
This is a fantastic opportunity to make new friends,
improve your language skills and have fun! A 3-week
summer residential course in French, German or
Spanish. You’ll stay in a boarding school and be fully
immersed in your chosen language. There are 5
different loacations to choose from - Kildare, Clare,
Westmeath, Limerick and Cork. There’s a balance of
classroom learning and fun-filled activities.
More information about these competitions and
prizes will be available on languagesconnect.ie/
thinklanguages and our social channels in the coming
Best of luck!