This School Collaboration focused on the Age of Exploration: Who were the famous explorers? What did they discover? How did they manage their voyages? Based on research, students posted digital presentations of national explorers and created multimedia outputs.
During this School Collaboration, students gained knowledge and understanding about the concept of Imperialism: What is Imperialism? Who had or has imperialised in the world? What footprints has Imperialism left in your own country and around the globe? Based on research, students posted digital presentations of national explorers and created multimedia outputs.
“Colonising the World” allowed students to gain knowledge and understanding about the Era of Colonisation: Who were the leading countries? Who colonised where in the world? What role did their own country play during this era? The pupils posted their answers online and thereby shared their own reflections on colonisation with pupils from different ASEM countries.
Students explored the Second World War history of other countries, as well as their own country, by reviewing the top 5 movies about this period, as recommended by their peers, and creating the board game Trivial Pursuit.
Writing intertwining family-related stories set in the past and present, students learnt about their peers’ cultures and histories.
Students conducted interviews with eyewitnesses and survivors of the world war two, accessibly digitising and archiving oral history.
This project increased Asian and European students’ awareness of the importance of the heritage of their country, through a collaborative learning environment where students exchanged ideas and became friends.
This project aimed to increase the awareness of the students in Asia and Europe regarding the use of postal stamps, enabling them to be more aware of their roots and comfortable using advanced modern technology.
Continuing from 2010/2011, this project stimulated discussions and increased students’ awareness of historical buildings, architectural design, living standards and building materials used across Asia and Europe.