The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

Live concert for schools - International European education project

FolkDC live concert in 5 cities and resources for schools

Music has been shown to have a very positive impact on language learning and the EU Comenius, FolkDC project utilizes this perfectly. The project uses European folk songs in 10 languages to motivate and teach languages, music and culture at primary level.

Live Concert

A unique simultaneous live concerts will be held in 5 European countries (UK, Turkey Finland, Romania and Spain) that will be linked on the Internet on 23 April 2013 (times in your area are available on the website). Your school can watch this exciting concert online see http://folkdc.eu/synchronousconcert/

The concert will feature school choirs at each venue singing the FolkDc songs, streamed over the Internet.

Resource for Teachers

The project has prepared an autonomous teacher kit that can be used to motivate and engage early language learners. The kit is available on the project website at: http://folkdc.eu/overview/

 

The kit consists of:

Introduction to the project activities

European folk songs in 10 languages (20 songs in all)

The transcribed lyrics and recordings of the songs

A set of activities, with full instructions, that focus on:

  • Languages
  • Music
  • Culture

 

The teacher kit has been piloted in schools across Europe with excellent results.

Views: 131

Reply to This

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Robert Roberts posted a blog post

My first post

Hello my dear friends.My name is Robert Roberts. I was born in Lublin small city in Poland, I was married for 9 years and have 2 kids. But I moved from my home city as my wife cheated on me with her best friend and they got married. Back in Poland, I was working as a school teacher, when I moved to Canada I started to work as a bar attainder and waiter.  Today I work as an essay writer. I write for students from all over the world their…See More
3 hours ago
Profile IconMegan Holley and Liz Sanderson joined The Educator's PLN
yesterday
Profile Iconjenifer vanquez, Robert Roberts and Stacy Wilner joined The Educator's PLN
Tuesday
David Chiles posted a status
"Don't eat with your phone on the table. It's proper Netiquette."
Monday
Linda Maree Stiller updated their profile
Sunday
Bridgette Bellows is now a member of The Educator's PLN
Saturday
Profile Icondaisymurphy, Wendie Ward, Erin Kaye Oaks and 1 more joined The Educator's PLN
Aug 11
John Braswell posted a blog post

Quantum physics - Popper's experiment

IntroductionBefore reading this hub I would advise reading these 2 hubs the sections stated as this will help with the understanding of this hub.The Double Split Experiment – Read section on Copenhagen interpretationBells Inequality Experiment – Section on Quantum Entanglement…See More
Aug 10

Awards And Nominations

© 2017   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service