Let’s get to know you! 2011 - 2012 by Marijana Smolcec and Claudia Carril
CROATIAN - URUGUAYAN project <ul><li>Penpal project </li></ul><ul><li>Skype interviews </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook private ...
The aim of this writing project is to:   <ul><li>Meet students from another country. </li></ul><ul><li>Learn about differe...
Letter 1: INTRODUCTION In this letter you can mention: <ul><li>Your name and age. </li></ul><ul><li>Your family. </li></ul...
Letter 2: My home and my neighbourhood; My town/city <ul><li>You can: </li></ul><ul><li>Describe your house. </li></ul><ul...
Letter 3: Past and future holidays   <ul><li>What did you do or what will you do? </li></ul><ul><li>Are you going/Did you ...
Letter 4: Social Networks and Internet <ul><li>Which ones do you prefer and why? </li></ul><ul><li>Which are the ones that...
Email examples
Email examples
Letter  5: Snail mail letter <ul><li>This time we are using different tools:  </li></ul><ul><li>PEN AND PAPER </li></ul><u...
Skype interviews <ul><li>Let’s skype and get to know the teacher!  </li></ul><ul><li>culture sharing </li></ul><ul><li>pra...
What was the outcome? <ul><li>Students: </li></ul><ul><li>used English language in real time  </li></ul><ul><li>got more e...
Facebook private group <ul><li>Why Facebook? </li></ul><ul><li>-  most of the students have FB account </li></ul><ul><li>-...
Example of sharing an online activity in group
Congrats!
We celebrate B-days! We learn, explore...
Always stay enthusiastic! Hvala for listening!!!
<ul><li>Marijana: @mscro1 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Claudia:  Skype: hydeparkuruguay </li></ul><...
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Project of Croatian and Uruguayan students that took place after BaW2011 and includes penpal writing (emails) , skype interviews and Facebook private group.

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Croatian Uruguayan project

  1. 1. Let’s get to know you! 2011 - 2012 by Marijana Smolcec and Claudia Carril
  2. 2. CROATIAN - URUGUAYAN project <ul><li>Penpal project </li></ul><ul><li>Skype interviews </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook private group </li></ul>
  3. 3. The aim of this writing project is to: <ul><li>Meet students from another country. </li></ul><ul><li>Learn about different cultures. </li></ul><ul><li>Improve your English writing skills. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Letter 1: INTRODUCTION In this letter you can mention: <ul><li>Your name and age. </li></ul><ul><li>Your family. </li></ul><ul><li>Your physical appearance and personality. </li></ul><ul><li>Your interests, what you like and dislike. </li></ul><ul><li>You can also send a photo of yourself. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Letter 2: My home and my neighbourhood; My town/city <ul><li>You can: </li></ul><ul><li>Describe your house. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you like it? Why? Why not? </li></ul><ul><li>You can talk about your neighbourhood, your town or city as well. </li></ul><ul><li>Remember to answer your partner’s questions. </li></ul><ul><li>At the end you can ask your friend some questions. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Letter 3: Past and future holidays <ul><li>What did you do or what will you do? </li></ul><ul><li>Are you going/Did you go anywhere? </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t forget to answer any questions your partner may have asked you and ask your friend about his/her holidays. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Letter 4: Social Networks and Internet <ul><li>Which ones do you prefer and why? </li></ul><ul><li>Which are the ones that you don’t like? </li></ul><ul><li>Explain why. </li></ul><ul><li>Apart from socializing, what else do you use the Internet for? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Email examples
  9. 9. Email examples
  10. 10. Letter 5: Snail mail letter <ul><li>This time we are using different tools: </li></ul><ul><li>PEN AND PAPER </li></ul><ul><li>We are also sending some souvenirs to our </li></ul><ul><li>penpals. </li></ul><ul><li>Finish your letter with your personal news. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Skype interviews <ul><li>Let’s skype and get to know the teacher! </li></ul><ul><li>culture sharing </li></ul><ul><li>practice language in use (speaking) </li></ul><ul><li>students ask questions about: </li></ul><ul><li>customs, traveling, education, likes/dislikes </li></ul><ul><li>music, food, weather ... </li></ul>
  12. 12. What was the outcome? <ul><li>Students: </li></ul><ul><li>used English language in real time </li></ul><ul><li>got more engaged in the learning process </li></ul><ul><li>self confident, enthusiastic </li></ul><ul><li>learned about differences and similarities between countries </li></ul><ul><li>eager to do more interviews </li></ul><ul><li>understand timezones (correlation with other subjects) </li></ul><ul><li>introduced to web tools </li></ul>Hello teacher Claudia!
  13. 13. Facebook private group <ul><li>Why Facebook? </li></ul><ul><li>- most of the students have FB account </li></ul><ul><li>- po s sibility of having private group </li></ul><ul><li>- blended learning </li></ul><ul><li>- constant language practice </li></ul><ul><li>- having group chats – events! </li></ul><ul><li>- getting to know each other better </li></ul>
  14. 14. Example of sharing an online activity in group
  15. 15. Congrats!
  16. 16. We celebrate B-days! We learn, explore...
  17. 17. Always stay enthusiastic! Hvala for listening!!!
  18. 18. <ul><li>Marijana: @mscro1 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Claudia: Skype: hydeparkuruguay </li></ul><ul><li> [email_address] </li></ul>

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