Italian Poetry Contest Winners

Italian Poetry Contest Winners Photo
On March 24, the following students participated in the American Association of Teachers of Italian (AATI) Poetry Contest at Suny Old Westbury:

Elizabeth Birgeles, 7th grade - Amore by Attilion Bertolucci
Brianna D’Amelio, 7th grade - Carnevale by Gianni Rodari
Mandi Fasano, 7th grade - L’america in sette giorni by Gianni Rodari
Michaela Rella, 8th grade - La befana by Dea (3rd place)
Vanessa Stabile, 7th grade - Signor Venezia by Gianni Rodari
Danielle Stevens, 7th grade – Capodanno by Gianni Rodari (honorable mention)
Vanessa Tutaj, 7th grade - I colori dei mestieri by Gianni Rodari
Giuliana Valenti, 8th grade - Filastrocca di primavera by Gianni Rodari


Congratulations to all participants. Special thanks to Ms. DiLiberto for coordinating this special event.