Christmas Connections 2016

We will include schools from a number of countries around Europe. The project will focus on communication. Our pupils will exchange cards and messages. Some schools may produce ecards, for example using Scratch. The children will learn from each other about Christmas around Europe, including traditions, carols and food. We plan to use a number...

Quality Labels and prizes

The project has been awarded Quality Labels as follows:

In Poland:

Polish accessors' comment: Great work organization.

In the UK, the assessor's comments were:

This is a carefully managed Christmas themed project with a large number of countries and cultures. The project excels in communication and the use of ICT.  I particularly like the clear and simple instructions on the use of the various ICT tools for less experienced partner teachers. The TwinSpace tools have been fully utilised. I really liked the logo for the project which is a clever, dual purpose production inspiring the children to make something together for an audience and to stimulate their curiosity for further communication in the forum. Excellent work!

 

At the UK eTwinning awards, on Saturday 10 June 2017, this project was awarded the UK national prize for ‘Use of ICT for Communication.’ The assessor commented:
'A well planned and structured project developing communication, IT and language across a large number of European partners. There are clear cross curricular themes and active learning combined with creativity and collaboration in a cultural context. A very well delivered eTwinning project engaging all partner schools.'

Diana Linford receiving the prize plaque from Ruth Sinclair Jones of the British Council (UK NSS and Erasmus+ UK)

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