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ES.SE.LT.’S FILM PRODUCTIONS An etwinning project about the world of films by 3 schools from Europe: -Nyvangskolan in Dalby, Lund (Sweden), - Marijampolés Petro Armino Secondary School (Lithuania) - Institut Jaume Callís in Vic, Barcelona (SPAIN)
to widen our pupil's experimental and cultural horizons;
to use English as the lingua franca among different European young people ;
to use the ICT in a creative and educational communicative way with the use of blogs, chats, forums, emails...;
to improve and diversify the teaching and learning of English through the use of the ICT to make students aware of the importance of cinema in our everyday life making it a common ground to explore and debate on issues related to the cinema, films, awards and other cross-curricular issues;
to exchange cultural realities of the different countries related to the world of films: giving opinions, reaching conclusions and developing a rich and multicultural European reality.
from September 2009 to June 2010
LEVEL OF OUR STUDENTS:
4th ESO (15-16 year-olds): SPAIN
8th. & 9th. grades (14-16 year-olds): SWEDEN
8th. & 9th. grades (14-16 year-olds): LITHUANIA
NUMBER OF STUDENTS INVOLVED:
125 pupils (51 Spaniards, 24 Lithuanians and 50 Swedes).
For teachers: a wiki
For pupils: blogs 1 and 2 and the Twinspace.
STEP 1: INTRODUCTIONS
STEP 2: CINEMA IN OUR COUNTRIES
STEP 3: THE OSCARS
STEP 4: FILM MAKERS
Forum: Getting to know each other
Articles in blog 1 about schools, cities, countries…
Cinema in our countries:
- articles about directors, actors, actresses, films, awards, festivals…
Quizzes about the articles:
- LT articles: quiz prepared by ES, answered by SE.
- SE articles: quiz prepared by LT, answered by ES.
- ES articles: quiz prepared by SE, answered by LT.
STEP 3: FORUMS ABOUT FILMS : a) your favourite actor/actress b) your favourite soundtrack c) your favourite line/scene d) the worst movie ever THE OSCARS: In international groups, using wikis in the twinspace. Final outcome using WWW. EMPRESSR.COM
In collaborative groups;
Using the web tools: http:// www.xtranormal.com / or http://goanimate.com , or just recording themselves.
Writing the script
SPECIAL EVENTS/ TASKS :
EXCHANGE OF XMAS GREETINGS:
collected in the Twinpace and published in the Blog using www.slide.com or www.animoto.com
In December ’09:
“ THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA”:
Task 1: watch trailer and predict about the film.
Task 2: write a film review.
in April/ in the twinspace
communicate using www.skype.com and getting to know each other better
PODCASTS “LISTEN TO US”:
- in May / in the twinspace
- recording of students’ reflections on the project
EDITA’S VISIT TO VIC:
Exchange of presents (postcards and posters prepared by students with the
help of the art teacher)
Edita’s speech about Lithuania, the school, the students, the project.
Comments on the event and presents in the twinspace.
Presentations using Powerpoint and uploaded online using www.empressr.com and www.issuu.com .
Use of www.youtube.com and www.vimeo.com to upload and host videos.
Use of www.picasa.com , www.animoto.com and www.slide.com to upload picture albums.
Use of www.polldaddy.com for surveys.
Use of www.podomatic.com for podcasts
Use of www.goanimate.com and http:// www.xtranormal.com / to create films.
Use of www.skype.com to hold videoconferences
And this is what we did and created together!!!! Hope you liked it !!!!