ceturtdiena, 2014. gada 26. jūnijs

"Trees in seasons" eTwinning project

Project Information:
Teacher's from different countries communicate to each other using ICT to exchange game of observed tree. The result will be presented in a short e - book.
Subjects: Natural Sciences, Pre-school Subjects.

Languages: EN - LV - RU

Pupil's age: 3 - 9

Tools to be used: Chat, e-mail, Forum, Other software (Powerpoint, video, pictures and drawings), Project Diary, Twinspace, Video conference

Aims: Pay special attention to the particular tree of concrete species in close and observer in three seasons: autumn, winter,spring.Organize oppurtunity to see this tree in the different environment.

Work process: Teacher togeth with children create the integreated book of nature representing observations, in which they creatively acording to their age create the logo of tree and the observations. Teacher togother with children prepare a game.

Expected results: The Created Book of nature. The teacher introuduces children to the tree of the other country and play the prepared game.

Logos of the Tree


Project partners

Tools that have been used for the project


 ImageChef  is a free creative community of millions where you can express yourself using photos, text and more.   http://dagsmith.squidoo.com/imagechef


Vimeo is a U.S.-based video-sharing website on which users can upload, share and view videos. Vimeo was founded in November 2004 by Jake Lodwick and Zach Klein.. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vimeo


Padlet  is a virtual wall that allows people to express their thoughts on a common topic easily. http://www.teachersfirst.com/single.cfm?id=10007


Calaméo This plugin allows to embed Calaméo publications in blog posts.


 SlidBoom  is an online service to upload and share your PowerPoint presentations on the web.


Puzzlemaker Free instant online crossword puzzle maker - quickly make crossword puzzles using your words!


puzzle generator for teachers, students and their parents.


PurposeGames  is a great way for teachers to create and use games that help students learn. 


 YouTube is a video-sharing websitehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint is a slide show presentation program developed by Microsoft.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_PowerPoint


Voki  Voki is a FREE service that lets you create customized speaking characters. http://technology4kids.pbworks.com/w/page/24535850/Voki% 20Talking% 20Avatars


 Smilebox  is a photo sharing and social expression application intended for creating digital collages, invitations, slideshows, e-cards and scrapbooks for special occasions such as weddings and birthdays. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smilebox

Worksheets for lessons about trees

Tree structure Строение дерева

Birch Берёза


Rowan Рябина

Мaple Клён

Oak Дуб

Fir Ель

Сhestnut Каштан

Leaves of the trees   Листья деревьев

All About TREES for Kids     Всё о деревьях для детей