2nd Short-term Exchanges of Groups of Pupils
May, 2018, Čakovec, Croatia
Main goal of the mobility experience was the effective social inclusion; getting basic knowledge of IT, in order to get skills for a future professional career; team building through educational workshops and games.
Photo report of the meeting, by Italian team
Students participated to a robotic workshop in order to develop skills to design and build a robot using the programming language. Getting to know iPad lab and smart learning toy Osmo: Drawing, Coding, Word and Numbers enable the integration of ICT as a support for learning and teaching of different subjects. Getting to know 3D printer and 3D pen as a way of creating and transforming imagination into reality. Acquiring new IT knowledge will develop creativity and using them will improve cooperation and team work.
Students weree involved in realizing of drawings on the wall, starting from the project activity Erasmus Street.
Celebrating Europe Day
Presentation of their own school, project activities, regions and countries for the development of the European dimension of future citizens; acquainting history, culture, tradition and natural beauties; visiting town hall and planting trees, a legacy for the future.
Art workshop for the development of creativity with representatives of vulnerable groups to develop empathy and respect for diversity – held at “Centar za odgoj i obrazovanje Čakovec”; a positive attitude to work and a sense of creation.
Intercultural sport games and activities to develop of healthy lifestyle, knowledge of natural resources, development of self-confidence and respect for diversity – rafting on river Mura; visiting a horsefarm, horseriding; activities in adventure park Accredo.
Visit to Međimurje Regional Museum in Čakovec – Acquiring knowledge about the Croatian culture, history and everyday life in the town of Čakovec and the Međimurje county.
Documentary visit to Plitvice Lakes National Park – to develop knowledge of natural resources and coexistence with nature.
Delivery of certificates – a ceremony ending a type “train the trainer” learning experience in which students and teachers participants become, at home, mentors.