Navigation




An Etwinning-Comenius Project

 

Etwinning Comenius

coin

Navigation


coin

 

 

Introduction

filmThe purpose of this project is the realization of a collaborative movie among students from different countries, This movie will set in Roman times and will have the characters speaking into English ...and Latin!

This project has two parts: Etwinning project and Comenius project. During the Etwinning Project we´ll develop the creation of characters and plot, using ICT tools as much as possible... and during the Comenius we' ll shoot the movie in different locations, mainly in Roman remains close to participating High Schools.

Are you ready to become a famous actor / actress? Come on!

arriba

Tasks

filmYour task is to develop of the following activities, individually or in pairs:

Each task requires one or more web 2.0 tools and Internet.

You have to upload your work to our common TwinSpace, in the suggested page.

You can communicate with other participants pupils across the TwinSpace mail or chat.

filmHere are some tips:

1. Do each work slowly but with selfconfidence. The teacher will show you at what time you should finish it. Try to connect with the subject to be taught in class, or with knowledge of the environment in which you move.
2. Be familiar with the use of programs you want to use. Explore its options. Create a folder in your documents with the name of each work. This is where you save images you get from the Internet, presentations, documents, etc.
3. Find online information, images, videos, etc, for your work. About information, save only what you consider relevant. Your works must be short and precise, always trying to be essential and synthetic. Check if your works are correct .
4. Get in touch with your fellow Europeans and learn with them.

...5.And the main thing, have fun.

arriba

Process

filmIn each of the tasks you are getting what you have to do and how you should do. Do not hesitate to ask your teacher if doubts attack you. Send messages to your European fellows, and contact them whenever you can.

In order to make your own work, you will need to:

1. Decide whether you want to work alone or in pairs. Try to help your teammate.
2. Design your work on paper or on a computer previously.
3. Talk with your teammate about the main aspects of your works.
4. Go to Resources in order to find the information you need for each section. Try to find all the information in the selected web pages.
5. Gather the information and pictures that can be useful for you.
6. Examine and analyse the information that you have found. Discuss with your teammate what you have got and explain for what it could be useful. Propose your choices and the reasons for them.
7. Use your own words to write your caption about your selected aspect.
8. Use the word processor spell checker or a dictionary if necessary, in order to create labours. You must include some pictures from the web.
9. Get in touch with your European friends. You will learn many things about them!

...and 10. And, especially, Enjoy it!

arriba

Resources

filmFor different tasks we will use as a workplace our Twinspace.

Programs

For presentation, you can use Open Office Impress, Power Point or similar. Then you have to upload in Slideshare or similar. Then edit the suggested page in our Twinspace and embed the code. Don't forget to save the page!

For documents, you can use Open Office Writer, Word or similar. Then you have to upload in Scribd, Issuu or similar. Then edit the corresponding page in our Twinspace and embed the code. Don't forget to save the page!

Tools

For the different works you can use the resources and tools that the network provides:

arriba

Evaluation

Your job will be evaluated by your teacher following the parameters that appear in the box below.

  Poor Average Notable Excellent
Research &
Gather
Information
Does not collect
any information
that relates to the
topic
Collects very little
information--some
relates to the topic
Collects some
basic information--
most relates to the
topics
Collects a great
deal of information-
-all relates to the
topic

Presentation

Presentation
simply read
aloud; not easy
to follow,and/or
under-rehearsed
Presentation
organised into
stages and
sufficiently
detailed to give a
general idea
Well organised
presentation,
with clear and
detailed
rationale,
showing
evidence of
thorough
research and
rehearsal
Presentation
painstakingly
researched but
presented in an
engaging, even
entertaining,
way
Collaboration Work not well
distributed
between group
members; little
apparent liaison
or collaboration
Sufficient group
collaboration,
even if workload
not evenly
distributed
Work well coordinated
and
evenly
distributed
Even distribution
of work, each
contribution
harmoniously
linked to make a
coherent whole
Design of the activities Project
incomplete or
demonstrates
minimal effort in
design and
presentation
Demonstrates
some creativity
in design and
concept. No
previous
research
Demonstrates
effort in
creativity and
design. Previous
research done
Demonstrates
excellence and
effort in
creativity and
design. Previous
research done
Use of web 2.0 tools Does not handle the different tools or interest therein Handle tools with difficulty Handle tools with ease and interest Handle tools fluently and helps his teammates
Relationship with other European pupils Does not communicate with other European pupils or does not show interest in Tries to communicate with other European pupils but it's very difficult for him Communicates with other European pupils very often, even though his English isn't very good Communicates with other European pupils and learns many things from

Put all your effort to learn. We will put our effort in teaching you.

arriba

Conclusion

filmYou've learned interesting things about Rome and his life.

You've learned some important chapter in the history of your city or country

You have learned to handle new Web 2.0 tools.

And above all, you have made a lot of friends in Europe.

No doubt you can be proud of yourself.

 

Now that we have prepare our plot, it's time to meet us and shoot our movie.

Come on!

It's your time as actor / actress!

 

arriba

Credits

film The Webquest A short Latin Movie was designed by Ángel Luis Gallego Real with the collaboration of all teachers participating in the project, as an educational resource to Etwinning & Comenius Project with a similar name.

Thank you very much to:

Permission is hereby granted for other educators to use this WebQuest for non-profit educational purposes only. This Webquest is under Creative Common License 2.5.

arriba

 


Copyright 2007 Design by LS