This category is for the projects from the following subjects: Romanian Language, English Language, History, Geography, Educational Technology.
The subject of the project must be a social problem. The presentation must consist of the solutions for the social problem.
The owner of a project can be only one student.
The student must prepare a presentation. It might be a presentation in PowerPoint or Prezi.
The student is also supposed to prepare a display.
Every student will have a time interval of 10 min to present his/her project.
The language of the presentation is English or Romanian.
This category is for both primary and secondary school students.
The students are supposed to know detailed information about their projects. The jury will ask questions about details. Such as:
How did important characters and events affect the flow of history?
What are the dangers threaten the geographic place presented by the student?
What are the fundamental problems of a geographic place and what can be done to solve its problems?
SOME PROJECT EXAMPLES
DEBUNKING STEREOTYPES: In this project, students collect information about the cultural stereotypes of their countries. They can interview students from other countries, surf the Internet, and discuss with their friends. At the end, they set up a blog where they include all the evidence in the form of essays, images, and short clips that support their conclusion.
FLAT CLASSROOM™ PROJECT: This project is part of the emerging tend in internationally-aware schools to embrace a holistic and constructivist educational approach to work collaboratively with others around the world in order to create students who are competitive and globally-minded.
Webpage: http://www.flatclassroomproject.org/ and http://www.flatclassroomproject.net/
ONE DAY IN THE LIFE:Students post messages and images describing ordinary and special days in their lives, and then make cross-cultural comparisons. In addition to ongoing forum activities there are scheduled “One Day” events when students around the world will document parts of one specific day using photography, writing, and other media.
POSTCARD GEOGRAPHY:Class-to-class exchange of picture postcards (purchased, computer or handmade). This project creates the opportunity to foster global friendships and can be a gateway to class-to-class exchanges of all kinds.