Wednesday, 27 February 2013

20. Europa kids' corner

You can visit the European Union's site Europa Kids' Corner and learn more about the EU by playing fun games!

 By Sofia
By Antonis & Panayiotis K. 

Monday, 25 February 2013

19. How EU Laws are made: watch and learn


18. EU Institutions & EU Institutions Worksheet

Time to find out about the institutions of the European Union. We are the European Citizens of tomorrow and it's important to know!
             EU Institutions & Symbols from hrysa

             EU Institutions worksheet from hrysa

Sunday, 24 February 2013

17. Learn about the Euro

Visit the European Central Bank's "Euro School" and learn more about the Euro.You can play fun games too!

16. European Union countries and capital cities


 By Despoina M.

15. European Union flags


14. What is the European Union: a short video


Saturday, 23 February 2013

13. EU wall map & flags

All the Euro-explorers were in full action! They coloured our wall map, found and wrote the names of the countries on it, made the flags of the EU countries, placed them on the wall and wrote the names of the countries they belong to. They cooperated, helped each other and created!




Thursday, 21 February 2013

12. European Union Worksheets

          Eu worksheet from hrysa
           EU history worksheet from hrysa

11. EU: a brief history

We talked about important events in the 60-year history of the European Union!

             EU a brief history from hrysa

Friday, 15 February 2013

10. Why was the EU created? See-Think-Wonder

Why was the EU created? It was one of our questions from the beginning of the project. Before we find out, let's See-Think-Wonder about a black and white photo. We worked in groups, discussed, wrote, presented and heard what each group had to say.

               I see i think- i wonder from hrysa

9. EU enlargements 1951-2007

We talked about the enlargements in the European Union since 1951.
               Eu enlargements from hrysa

8. EU countries - map of Europe

The "Gang of 10" and the "Creative Stars" met again! The "Gang of 10" used their notes and made a poster with EU's 27 member-states while the "Creative Stars" traced the outline of the map of Europe on the classroom wall. Both groups cooperated, had fun, created and learnt.

Friday, 8 February 2013

7. The birth of Europe

              The birth of europe from hrysa

Saturday, 2 February 2013

6. Europa and the bull: an artful journey

The myth of Europa is a unifying symbol for the European Union. It has been the inspiration for paintings, sculptures and other works of art in many European countries over the centuries. Our next mission: watch the presentation about "Europa and the bull" and find out 22 of the 27 EU member-states hidden in it! Which are the ones missing?
            Europa and the bull from hrysa

Friday, 1 February 2013

5. Europa and the bull worksheet

             Europa and the bull worksheet from hrysa

4. And so the story begins: See-Think-Wonder

There were four groups. We had one painting and three questions to answer about it. Post-it time again!
1. What do you see? (yellow post-it)
2. What do you think about it? (orange post-it)
3. What does it make you wonder? (green post-it)


          I see-I think-I wonder from hrysa

by Despoina

by Konstantina

by Efthymis

by Chrysanthi