Saturday, May 22, 2010

Global Projects and Webquests

I am all for making learning activities as meaningful as possible and giving students an audience for their work. Think about it. Would you write if nobody was going to read your work? Engaging in projects that involve communicating with students in other schools and countries is a great way to lift levels of student engagement. There are problems sometimes with time zones and school holidays being at different times of the year when you join in a northern hemisphere project but these are outweighed by the quality of the learning that can take place. I have collected some links this week to some global projects. If you have any I can add to my list, please let me know.

Cool Things I Discovered This Week: