Monday, May 9, 2011

Projects created during the workshop

1. Places and Pieces- creating jigsaw quizzes.
2. About countries- writing letters, making videos. Each month a new topic.
3. Four seasons on two islands- names of things in three languages. Autumn: fruits, winter:birds. spring: animals and plants, summer: water.
4. Me and my school- how schools are different: letters, glogs, videos, blog.
5. Tell me your rhyme- rhymes with artwork and music.
6. Recycle paper, save our trees- art of scrap paper, glogs
7. Fresh water activities- animals and plants in local rivers. Environmental aspects. Drawing, videos, presentations, glogs. Differences and similarities.

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Estonia bound!

Hello All,

I am looking forward to meeting everyone in Tallinn and having a very productive PDW!
Elo from the Estonian NSS had put together a great programme and hopefully by Saturday all the participants will have found an eTwinning partner (s) and have registered a project!

See you all on Thursday!

NSS Ireland

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Welcome to Tallinn contact seminar weblog

The bilateral eTwinning contact seminar between Ireland and  Estonia will take place in Tallinn from the 5th May to the 7th May 2011.
The target group of the seminar is  primary teachers of pupils aged 5-12. The theme of seminar is the environment, physical as well as virtual.

The aim of the seminar is

    * to encourage eTwinning project work between Estonia and Ireland;
    * to share the best practices,
    * to experience and share new teaching methodologies;

During the seminar we also introduce the eTwinning  portal. Participants have a chance to visit school,Tallinn Gustav Adolf Gymnasium, on the 5th of May.

We do hope that during the seminar all participants will find eTwinning partners and new partnerships and projects will be planned.

The seminar takes place at  Radisson Blu Hotel. Free wifi is available in the venue and all participants are kindly asked to bring their own laptops.

We also ask you  to contribute to our workshop blog. The blog's invitation will be sent to all particpants. You are very welcome to share in the blog your expectations and thoughts prior to the contact seminar.

Looking forward to seeing you in Tallinn.