TheThe aim of thaim of the writtene written projectproject waswasto:to:• Meet students from another country.Meet students from another country.• Learn about different cultures.Learn about different cultures.• Improve English writing skillsImprove English writing skills- emails + snail mail- emails + snail mail
Skype interviewsLet’s skype and get to know the teacher! culture sharing practice language in use (speaking) students ask questions about:customs, traveling, education, likes/dislikesmusic, food, weather ...
Facebook private groupWhy Facebook?- most of the students have FB account- possibility of having private group- blended learning- constant language practice- having group chats – events!- getting to know each other better
Closing the project• a farewell skype videoconference on15 March 2013 – Fantastic feeling!Slide show of the skype talkhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_XOf_jih3s
Some advices• Flexibility• Commitment• Tolerance• Motivation• Ecouragment• Have fun
Big thank you to my class!Class of IV.D – Graduates of 2013! – Wish them all the best!
Useful links• Marijana’s blog – article on project• http://englishlearning-marijanasblog.blogspot.com/2011_06_01_archive.html• Official wiki site of the projecthttp://englishcorner.pbworks.com/w/page/37978194/Croatia-Uruguay%202011%20e-mail%20projectSkype farwell talk – youtube videohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_XOf_jih3s• Special webinar at Baw2013 EVO online course – recordinghttp://baw2013.pbworks.com/w/page/63529531/Special%20Sessionhttp://education.skype.com