"Christmas in Europe"
* Students of D class are involved in this eTwinning project during the school year 2014-15.
Students of classes D1-D2-D3 of Demenika Primary School are going to combine the old with the new in a Christmas cultural exchange.
16 schools from 11 different countries are involved in this project:Greece (founder), Poland, France, Turkey, the UK, Romania, Malta, Estonia, Lithuania, Italy, and Latvia.
The project activities involve:
* Creating 1 handmade Christmas card for each
school-partner to be sent by post [that is the old]
* Uploading photos with local Christmas traditions and
videos with Christmas carols
* Recording their Christmas wish both in English and in
their native language
* Writing their impressions about the project and posting
it on a common virtual wall [that is the new]
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For their first activity students of D class had to prepare handmade Christmas cards to be sent by post to students in 11 different European countries. They children did an amazing job and made wonderful cards with lots of creativity and loalso love for their e-friends. Check them out in action in the slideshow that follows.
Christmas cards ready to be sent - Final outcome
The second activity required that the students upload pictures with local Christmas customs and traditions, as well as videos with Greek Christmas carols. Have a look below to the students' choices.
Customs and traditions
Students used Voki online recording software in order to complete their third activity. This time they recorded their Christmas wish both in English and Greek and uploaded their Voki to the Twinspace platform. Check their Vokis out below.
Writing their impressions and feelings regarding this project as well as their Christmas e-wish on a note and sticking it on a virtual wall, was the requirement of the last activity of this eTwinning project. Click on the button below to see the project's virtual wall.