Duration: 1 hour
Their timezone: US/Central
Their start time: Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00 AM
Their end time: Thursday, September 17, 2015 10:00 AM
Calendar: 2015 Global Collaboration Day Calendar
Host school or organization:
Carmel Catholic High School
Title of event/project:
United By Images, Transcending Language Barriers
URL to project/event starting point:
Spanish and other World Language students at Carmel Catholic High School will be sharing images via Twitter or Instagram to illustrate that we can use images and other activities (sports, hobbies) to transcend language barriers and connect with people throughout the world.
Project/event directions for participation:
See Google Doc link for instructions (or read below). Share an image that embodies the following questions: How do hobbies affect us? Why do we enjoy sports, music, theatre, and other hobbies/pastimes so much? What can we learn about a person or a culture through their favorite sports or pastimes? Instructions for participants: Share your own image via Instagram or Twitter that demonstrates how hobbies/pastimes affect you, how they can help communities bond/heal/grieve, how they can help people make new friends, and how you can learn a lot about an individual person or even a whole culture through this unique lens. Write a caption that may describe your experience Feel free to write in your native language! My students are studying Spanish, so their photos will be captioned in Spanish! Share with us by using BOTH of the following hashtags! #GlobalEd15 #CCHSGlobalEd15 Share with me on Twitter @SrtaPerk!
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This organization is:
not for profit
Primary language(s) to be spoken at this event:
multiple languages, hosted by World Language Department
This event is intended for the following audience(s):
primary grade students (5-10), intermediate grade students (10-13), secondary grade students (14-19), college or university students, teachers, administrators, parents, organization leaders
This event can be categorized as a:
Asynchronous Collaborative Short Term Project
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We enthusiastically welcome participation in MANY languages. I would love my students to see how many different languages we can get to participate in this activity!
These events are also listed in our calendar on our Join an Event page. We have tagged each of these events with keywords (see the categories below) so that you can sort the various opportunities. Also, use the search box above. Contact the individual hosts if you have any questions. Their information is provided in each listing.
Lucy Gray & Steve Hargadon
We are the organizers of Global Collaboration Day. Visit our main site!