Aniturri portrait 2012 2013


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Aniturri portrait 2012 2013

  1. 1. Location Educational Projects Its History ICT Agenda 21 Waste managementSchool Subjects Aniturri BHI InternationalTimetables Portrait Projects Galzar 4, Students Agurain 01200 ELOS from the The Basque Country area 0034 945300400 E-mail: Web page: The Building Blog: Comenius 2012-2013
  2. 2. Agurain (Araba) Located in the historical territory of Alava, Salvatierra/Agurain belongs to the homonym municipality. It is placed between the Entzia and Iturrieta mountain ranges. It is formed by five towns among which Salvatierra/Agurain stands out, as it is the administrative capital of the area and has a medieval old part surrounded by a wall. It was declared Historic Monument in 1975. The old part is divided in three main streets: Zapatari, Carnicería and Mayor. The latest is home to the churches of Santa María and San Juan Bautista, both with altarpieces from the 16th century. The pilgrim route of Saint James passes through the municipality. The landscape offers many routes, both trekking and mountain bike routes. Its worth visiting some of the megalithic monuments in the surroundings: the dolmen of Sorginetxe in Arrizala, the cromlech of Mendiluze and the menhir of Itaida, situated in the Entzia range. Those remains are near the Opakua mountain pass and are very well preserved. Density 108,45 Density/km2 Distance 26 km to Gasteiz BasqueCoordinates 42º51`9``N about % 20 speakers 2º23`22``W Foundation 1256Altitude 600mSurface 37,85km² Citizen aguraindarPopulation about 4.900 Mayor Maider García de Vicuña
  3. 3. The Basque Country San Sebastian BilbaoVit Po ar mi pa Araia LG Agurain oa n a
  4. 4. Aniturri BHI: Its History Aniturri opened its doors in 1980. At that time, there were two buildings separated by 1 km: one building was called “the Monks” and the second one was in the Moncloa neighbourhood. Only some subjects were taught in the Monks. Students had to move from one building to the other to study other subjects.In 1990, fashion & design and engineeringwere taught at Aniturri when it was also avocational training school. Some years later,the Basque Government centralized thevocational training courses in Gasteiz. That’show Aniturri became just a (Post-)SecondarySchool Now, there is only one building: Aniturri. The Secondary School has this name because there is a stream near the school called Aniturri.
  5. 5. School SubjectsThere are 270 students (14 groups) and 38 teachers. These are the subjects taught.1.DBH (Age 12-13): maths, English, Spanish, Basque, Art, PE, Science, Geography andTechnology.2.DBH (Age 13-14): maths,English, Spanish, Basque, Art, PE, Science, Geography andTechnology.3.DBH (Age 14-15): maths,English, Spanish, Basque, PE, Science, Geography andTechnology, citizenship, biology, physics.4.DBH (Age 15-16): maths, English, Spanish, Basque, PE, Civic Education, History +•Arts option: Latin + 2 subjects: music, art and craft or computer science.•Science option: physics + 2 subjects: technology, biology or computer science.1.-BACCALAUREATE (Age 16-17): Maths, English, Spanish, Basque, PE, philosophy and science in society(compulsory subjects)+•Arts option: Latin, economy, history or computer Science (3 subjects)•Science option: physics and chemistry, biology and geology, technology and technical drawing orcomputer science (3 subjects).2.-BACCALAUREATE (Age 17-18): English, Spanish, Basque, history, philosophy (compulsory subjects) +•Arts: geography, art, maths, Latin, economy or psychology (4 subjects)•Science: maths, physics, biology, chemistry, science lab, technology or technical drawing (4 subjects)
  6. 6. MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY8:30/9:25 Geography PE Biology 8:30/9:25 Spanish English9:25/10:20 Maths PE Maths 9:25/10:20 Geography Citizenship10:20/10:40 Break time Break time Break time 10:20/11:15 Technology Biology10:40/11:35 English English Basque 11:15/11:45 Break time Break time11:35/12:30 Spanish Biology English 11:45/12:40 Basque Basque12:30/13:40 Lunch time Lunch time Lunch time 12:40/13:35 Biology Technology13:40/14:35 Technology Spanish Geogra-phy 13:35/14:30 Maths Maths14:35/15:30 Tutorial Basque Spanish
  7. 7. MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY8:30/9:25 Technology/ Biology/ Physics 8:30/9:25 Biology/ English Art/ Computer Music/ Music/ Science Computer Computer Science Science9:25/10:20 Tutorial Basque Civic Education 9:25/10:20 Maths Maths10:20/10:40 Break time Break time Break time 10:20/11:15 History History 11:15/11:45 Break time Break time10:40/11:35 Biology/ Music/ History Spanish Computer Science 11:45/12:40 English Technology/11:35/12:30 Physics Maths History Art /Computer Science12:30/13:40 Lunch time Lunch time Lunch time 12:40/13:35 Spanish Physics13:40/14:35 Spanish English PE 13:35/14:30 Basque Basque14:35/15:30 Maths Technology/ PE Art/Computer Science
  8. 8.  Our subjects are taught in Basque. We learn Basque, Spanish and English. These 3 languages are compulsory subjects. Some of us speak Basque and Spanish at home while some others speak Spanish, but everybody is bilingual at least.
  9. 9. Students come to Aniturri secondary school by bus from different villages after they finish primary school inARAIA and AGURAIN. All these students gather together at Aniturri BHI when they are 12 to start Secondary. Agurain Araia The children who live in The children who live in, Arriola, Narbaixa, Ozaeta, Iduia, Eguino, Ilarduia, Munain, Arrizala, Alangua, Albeniz, Zalduendo, Okariz, Marieta, Elgea, Galarreta, San Roman, Langarika, Gazeo, Ibarguren and Eguilaz study Audikana and Maturana in Araia until they are 12 come by bus to the primary years old. school in Agurain. Primary school in Araia Primary school in Agurain
  10. 10.  HNP: Basque language normalization programme ELOS: European Dimension COMENIUS, exchanges, European Studies, e-twinning,, Juvenes Translatores AGENDA21: Environmental Programme ICT: becoming an ICT model school ICT in Science: improving the use of new technologies in these subjects.
  11. 11.  In 2005-2006 we got involved in a Comenius 1 project called Education through Sports with SZ Silesia, a school in Poland. Since 2006-2007 we have developed an innovative project on European Dimension which includes a trip to London, a European Studies syllabus and the celebration of Europe Day. We joined the ELOS net in 2007 and we have started our third multilateral Comenius project. As a result of the implementation of the new Basque Curriculum and being an ELOS school, we teach Citizenship and Ethics in English. We have an exchange programme with Richard-von-Weizsäcker-Schule, Öhringen. Thanks to the English language assistants programme, we have met Robert, Nathan, Curtis and Julie. COMENIUS blogs:Learning through European Agriculture (2008-2010)Cultural Change and Sport (2010-2012)European Eco Warriors 21 (2012-2014)
  12. 12. http://elosaniturri.wordpress.comThe aim of Elos is to prepare our students to be European citizens. Itis very important for us to meet new cultures, that’s why we are veryinterested in our Comenius and European and international projects.We have also hosted our partners from France, Ireland, Germanyand UK.
  13. 13. We have worked on topics like Water, Energy, Mobility, Sustainable Economics and Health.In our school there is a project called ICT.Our aim is to become an ICT modelschool.
  14. 14. Video
  15. 15. The building
  16. 16.  San Adrian, Saint James’ way Araia The dolmen of Sorginetxe Narbaixa
  17. 17.  Students that worked on the power point presentation
  18. 18. Aniturri BHI 2012-2013