eTwinning Visibility Newsletter no. 4 eTwinning Visibility Newsletter no. 4 - Page 90

Visibility of eTwinning Projects Group July 2014 Newsletter ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Finding something suitable for 3rd or 4th graders was not hard, but finding a project that could include 5th and 6th graders as well was…. so, we joined “Let’s Go Blogging”, where each grade could work on something suitable, using different tools, from Glogster, to Voki, Plotagon, Moviemaker and so on. eTwinning was now making its way among Romanian teachers, primary school teachers and all the while reintegrating our ‘No-Way’ among their peers. Teaching to preschool for the first time, I figured eTwinning could come in handy there as well, and “My Alien Friend” (http://newtwinspace.etwinning.net/web/p99291) proved it. Students created avatars of themselves as aliens, imagined their planet, built robots and rockets, introduced themselves, created alphabets, navigating with Google Street view in partner cities. And unexpectedly one of the noisiest preschool classes calmed down and watched, listened, talked and had fun. One thing I have noticed over and over again. The first students who embrace any eTwinning project are almost always the trouble makers. Maybe that should get their parents thinking, their other