Finland-Suonenjoki

2nd Transnational Meeting in Iisvesi Finland

from 29th February to 4th March 2016

Monday:

  • arrivals

 

Tuesday:

  • welcoming ceremony in Iisvesi School
  • making friendship bracelets with 1st and 2nd graders
  • watching the break, pupils did winter sports outside
  • visiting a PE lesson ( cross-county skiing)
  • presentation of Finnish school system by a teacher and pupils from the 6th grade
  • presentation of all partnerschools to pupils in the 5th and 6th grade
  • Meeting
  1. discussion ad setting the dates for the meetings in the second project year
  2. preparing the Learning- and teaching activity in Cottbus ( workshops, afternoon activities, planing „ Who is the fittest“, arrivals)
  3. Evaluation
  • evening sporty activity with teachers, parents and pupils
  • Dinner

 

Wednesday:

  • teaching activities for two lessons, each partnerschool taught a different group of pupils either sports, playing games or dancing
  • visiting different lessons like ice- skating or building a snow sculpture
  • video conferences with the homeschools
  • Meeting:
  1. next steps in our project
  2. checking and expansion of our project homepage-additional pages, tagging and using categories
  3. practise eTwinning and decide to use it for chats-attempt one chat session before Cottbus visit

–   baking of Karelian pies together

–   visiting a traditional Finnish sauna

–     Dinner

 

Thursday:

  • school visit in Suonenjoki Yhtenäiskoulu
  • visiting the sports competition of Suonenjoki’s pupils in cross-country skiing
  • experiencing some winter sports like sledging and riding a snowmobile
  • visiting Kuopio ( museum, sports facilities like ski stadium, jumps, baseball stadium, tower of Pujo)
  • Dinner

 

Friday:

  • departures

 

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