Gli asini la sanno lunga! Donkeys know a lot of secrets!


ZigoZago takes his name from an ancient and secret place somewhere in Italy, ruled by Queen Babaluba and her faithful wizard. As it happens in all the legends, it’s hard to tell what is true and what has been added up to give flavor to the story. ZigoZago is investigating his background and insists that only a donkey could unveil the truth about his origins.

But where do you find a donkey in a city, in 2015?! We’ll have to explore the country….

Cerca qui e cerca la`, look here and look there, we have finally found a family of donkeys and ZigoZago finally was able to have a good chat with Agostino and Camilla, two very kind donkeys who whispered something in his ear. Now I am so curious but our cheeky Zigo Zago still keeps the segret! He will drive me mad! What do you think Donkey Agostino told him?



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ZigoZago ha fame di dolci!


Zigo Zago ha fame! He is hungry like… a donkey, I guess, but he likes the same things I do: gelato, nutella, cioccolata… Here is my friend poking his nose into a yammy icecream, (actually two, he is planning to have ‘mille’, 1000 of them before leaving!) and…hey, look at this street signal! It doesn’t say ‘work in progress’, it seems that something else is in progress here! Can you tell what is it all about?

ZigoZago e Giuliano

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ZigoZago arrives in Lecce


Eccoci! Here we are!

Where are we? Dove siamo?  Dov’e` Zigo Zago?

We are in the city of Lecce, capital of the Salento, an area also known as “tacco d’Italia”, the heel of Italy, (if you see the shape of the Italian country as a boot, well, we are right in the heel of the boot!)

Here in five pictures zooming in, we post a bit of geography for all those who want to have an idea of where we have moved for the next week.

ZigoZago is so happy, he is singing all the time, have a look:

Ciao a tutti, ci vediamo presto!


ZigoZago e Giuliano

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2015: Buon Anno! Happy New Year!

ZigoZago al Colosseo

2015…. Landed!

Happy New Year! Buon Anno!

Giuliano & ZigoZago arrived in Roma, Italy, on the 1st of January and had a winter tour of the capital city before flying south to the city of Lecce, the heart of an ancient land called “il Salento”.

Here is a picture of Zigo Zago at the famous Colosseum in Rome and the first excited message the two travellers sent to all friends and supporters.

It’s freezing cold here now, but it’s sunny and so beautiful, BELLISSIMO!

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Buongiorno ragazzi!

Zigo Zago and me are spending three weeks in Italy to share and exchange experiences and ideas with some Italian schools. Many people want to know about our Multicultural Celebrations, as they are fun and also they help other children around the world to have a better education. I also want to interview some Italian students and ask them to share their best games and activities with us. L’Asinello Zigo Zago wants to eat lots of gelato and he wants to meet an Italian family of donkeys! If you are interested in our adventures, keep following us, we’ll post right here pictures, videos and funny stories that can happen to you while you are ‘in giro per l’Italia’!

Arrivederci, see you soon!

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Adventures in Italy!

Our Languages teacher Giuliano and the little puppet donkey Zigo Zago are travelling in Italy to share our school stories and experiences with Italian students and teachers. They also want to visit some famous Italian landmarks. You can follow their journey on this website, click here or there to learn more about this adventure!

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Zigo zago techno-savvy

Ciao a tutti! Hi everyone!

We are getting ready to fly to Italy, we are very excited and checking up if we are able to use this technology!

I’m lucky because Zigo Zago learns fast like all the youngsters and he is teaching me lots of tricks.

He is so happy to represent all the students of FWPS during this journey and already loves them all dearly.

One of our students even took him a cup-cake while he was resting in his magic bed. Zigo Zago & the cup-cake!I think it was Daniel: thank you Daniel, Zigo Zago was very touched by your kindness! Here is a picture of the event, enjoy your holidays everyone, and keep following us!

Hey, click on this link and see if it works:

Forza ragazzi!

Giuliano e Zigo Zago

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