E4U (Europe For You)

E4U (Europe For You) is a European School-partnership formed by eight secondary schools from Belgium, The Czech Republic, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway and Turkey. The partnership comprises about 20 teachers and between 150 and 200 students (each year) and is based on a long-term cooperation. The partnership focuses on entreprene...

E4U The Czech Republic 2015 2016

E4U The Czech Republic 2015 2016

 

teachers: Ivona Coufalová, Dana Fenclová

pupils: Bambousek Jan, Bedřichová Bára, Drozdová Tereza, Ferra Ondřej, Fišerová Karolína, Izáková Adéla, Machová Tereza, Nentvichová Klára, Semančík Viktor, Syručková Dominika, Bartášek Jan, Bestahovský Jakub, Brašničková Adriana, Bumbová Eliška, Havlík Jiří, Kadlecová Markéta, Klouda Jakub, Kubík Lukáš, Kukol Tomáš, Moravcová Michaela, Pechmannová Kateřina, Aneta Šimková, Vovsíková Michaela

A1 Personal Presentations: September 2015

The pupils gave information about themselves, included some pictures, and shared it on the website. The pupils of the other countries read these presentations.

                                                                        

Bára Bedřichová             Eliška Bumbová                Jakub Klouda                      Ondra Ferra                    Jakub Bestahovský

                                                                       

Tereza Drozdová            Kateřina Pechmannová       Karolína Fišerová              Tereza Machová               Jan Bambousek

                                                                        

Tomáš Kukol                 Adéla Izáková                     Michaela Vovsíková              Viktor Semančík       Adriana Brašničková

                                                                        

Jiří Havlík                       Klára Nentvichová                 Lukáš Kubík                     Markéta Kadlecová       Michaela Moravcová

                                    

Aneta Šimková              Jan Bartášek                         Dominika Syručková

 

 A2 Matching October 2015

A custom made computer programme will match pupils based on input about hobbies and habits. Within the matched groups, pupils will ask each other questions using different media like social networks and e-mail.         

 

A3 Sending Postcards: October 2015

All pupils sent postcards to all partner schools with pictures of their national region, including messages and greetings in their own language.

Opening conference 2015: 20-25 October: Duisburg, Germany

Workshops  

Students experienced a number of creative activities in mixed international groups. They passed on their methodologies concerning video editing, entrepreneurship, media communication so as to expand their transversal skills. The workshops also focused on editing the video, which will be one of the final outcomes.

Aside from creative activities and practising their English proficiency, the pupils got to enjoy some multilingual activities as well, in which they learned some basics of each other's languages and were shown that the languages of Europe have much in common.

Cultural exploration of the country

Both teachers and pupils were introduced to the interesting landmarks of the hosting country, to enrich their cultural baggage.

International Dinner   

The participants of every country brought their national specialities which were served during the international dinner which is also open to other stakeholders like parents, locals and authorities.

Discussion of the project     

During the conference, in special meetings, the teachers discussed, evaluated and adjusted the project.

Reception at townhall / Local media 

Article from a German newspaper about E4U project and meeting the officials at the city hall

http://www.derwesten.de/staedte/duisburg/max-planck-gymnasium-begruesst-gaeste-aus-sieben-laendern-aimp-id11211603.html

Pupils and teachers are given the opportunity to meet the officials and important people of the hosting city / town. Usually, the local media is present to report on the event.

A4 Promoting school life: November 2015

The pupils took pictures of fun school activities to promote school life, and posted them on the website, in a separate folder, together with a few sentences which describe what they enjoy about school.

                                                        

Bam-Fe-Sem             Bra-Pech-Šim               Bum-Mor                     Dro-Fiš                    Hav-Kub

                                          

Izá-Mac                     Bed-Syr-Nen                  Vov-Kad                      Bes-Klo                   Bar-Kuk

A 5 National Reports: December 2015

National reports on different topics were posted on the website. The topics include School life, Family life, Traditions, Social habits and customs, Food, Famous people and My area, introducing their own country to their international peers.

                                  

Czech Food 1           Czech Food 2        Famous People 1         Famous People 2         My Area

                                           

Social Habits        Traditions-Christmas   Traditions Part 1 + Traditions Part 2       Family Life             School Life

Christmas Cards: December 2015       

We got lovely Christmas and New Year´s cards and wishes from our partner schools. Here you can see what we received from Germany, Italy, Ireland, Belgium and Netherlands.

      

                        

A 6 International Reports  : February 2016

The pupils will read the reports of their international partners on the website and process them creatively. The outcomes will be published on the website again for everyone to admire, as international interpretations.                                                                                                                     

Each country should cover all other countries.

 

BELGIUM_FOOD_Bedr_Nent_Syr https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dySL4yapBco

ITALY_STEREOTYPES_Fer_Bam_Sem https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zlxroIs-cMw&feature=

ITALY_COOKING_Izá_Mach   https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9TwCgYtqnWNZG5WaWUyRmNUS3M/view?gt;

NETHERLANDS_FOOD_Bum_Mor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hT1oF3rCucM&feature=youtu.be

TURKEY_TRADITIONS_Bra_Pech_Šim https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3qsZIj-VnE&feature=youtu.be

IRELAND_FOOD_Bar_Kuk                             NORWAY_CHRISTMAS_Bes_Klo 

 

NORWAY_FAMOUS_PEOPLE_Hav_Kub      NORWAY_FOOD_Vov                    

 

GERMANY_FAMOUS_PEOPLE_Fi_Dr     

 

 

 

 

Basic language learning: March 2016

Finally, the pupils will work on basic language learning. They will be introduced to common sentences in each others language, and will make a list of the 20 most used phrases.


Closing conference 2016: Imola, Italy, April 2016

PHOTOGALLERY FROM IMOLA:

https://www.gymkc.cz/galerie/-Konference-Imola-/1604-imola.html

 Workshops  

Students will experience a number of creative activities in mixed international groups. They are going to pass on their methodologies concerning video editing, entrepreneurship, media communication so as to expand their transversal skills. The workshops will also focus on editing the video, which will be one of the final outcomes.

Aside from creative activities and practising their English proficiency, the pupils get to enjoy some multilingual activities as well, in which they learn some basics of each other's languages and are shown that the languages of Europe have much in common.

Cultural exploration of the country

Both teachers and pupils are introduced to the interesting landmarks of the hosting country, to enrich their cultural baggage.

International Dinner   

The participants of every country bring their national specialities which are served during the international dinner which is also open to other stakeholders like parents, locals and authorities.

Discussion of the project     

During the conference, in special meetings, the teachers discuss, evaluate and adjust the project.

Reception at townhall / Local media 

Pupils and teachers are given the opportunity to meet the officials and important people of the hosting city / town. Usually, the local media is present to report on the event.

                                                                                       

A7 Generation Day: May 2016

Some associated partners are primary schools. The partner schools from Belgium  May/June ? 2015, Italy March/April 2015?, Germany December 2014, Norway November 2015 and Ireland March 2015 are going to inform the pupils of the primary schools about the project. This will be done on open-class days throughout the year. We show the final products, explain the goals and the methodology of the project.

Booklet with examples of the project's best practice: May 2016

The final outcome will be a booklet with examples of the project's best practice.  This brochure will be used afterwards in other subjects. 

 
Author: Ivona Coufalová
Last editor: Ivona Coufalová