Posts Tagged ‘european prizes’

10 years eTwinning: It’s a wrap!

Time flies! The past 12 months we celebrated the 10th anniversary of the eTwinning community of schools on various occasions both online and offline and now – right before the Christmas break– we would like to look back at the highlights of 2015 and thank our contributors! 2015 was...

Big steps towards peace and tolerance (Mevlana Prize)

This project is aimed at helping to create a better, more peaceful world where people are more tolerant, and understanding of differences, perceiving instead the richness of all humanity! Teachers and students involved in this project worked on avoiding their stereotyped thoughts that are coming from the past. They...

Sotto le stelle dei grandi – podgwiazdamiwielkich (Maria Skłodowska Curie Prize)

Sotto le stelle dei grandi – podgwiazdamiwielkich was a very ambitious and innovative project to carry out with young children of five years old! The project aimed at initiating children as young as five years old to paths in science education and introducing celestial phenomena to them through observing,...

MMM – More Meaningful Math (English language prize)

The project “MMM – More Meaningful Math” (English language prize, sponsored by the British Council) aimed on one hand to motivate show students aged between 12 and 16 the importance of mathematics in real life and to enrich teachers’ methodology with motivating material on the other. The project founders...

Put a Plus to your eTwinning project!

Are you planning a new eTwinning project? Did you know you can involve also partners from eTwinning Plus countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Tunisia, Ukraine)? Have a look here at some examples of inventive projects you can come up with! My alien friend My “alien friend” is my foreign...

powerfulnaturekingdom.et (age category 4-11 winner)

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better” – Albert Einstein. This was the goal of the project powerfulnaturekingdom.et (age category 4-11 winner): to look, observe, analyse and understand how important nature is in our lives. Let’s have a look deep into the nature of the...

Physical awareness 13-14 (age category 16-19 runner-up)

Physical Awareness 13-14 (age category 16-19 runner-up) is a best practice example of how lessons can be taught and learned beyond the classroom. Let’s climb on new methods of associating STEM subjects to real-life situations! The project examined the link between the laws of physical science and how the...

Interesteen: An on-line MAGAZINE for cultural exchanges (age category 12-15 Runner-up)

What are the qualities a journalist develops at work? Collaboration, language learning, intercultural dialogue, meaningful use of ICT, development of critical thinking. Students from various European countries became hatching journalists and created a collaborative e-magazine to showcase cultural similarities and differences among their countries. Let’s see what their scoop was!...

Art Connects Us: Best Project European Prize award and age category 4 -11 Runner-up

You don’t have to be an art teacher to bring your students in contact with art! The “Art connects Us” project (Best Project Award and European Prize age category 4 -11 Runner-up), combined subjects across the curriculum to spark pupils’ interest in art and let them unfold their creativity! So how did this happen?...