Egypt - Then and Now

Age: 10
Project Year: 2010-11

Pupils discovered Egypt through working together using ICT

Children at the beginning found out about the seperate schools through the use of the Forum. After this they moved onto using the Wikis to provide profiles of each profile. Pupils then created wiki projects where the displayed information and images about Egypt. A sample of a wiki where students discuss the Gods and Goddess of Ancient Egypt is shown below:

Face-to-Face

By choosing a face-to-face meeting that is connected to our project we aimed to consolidate the class based work. We visited the Tutankhamun – His Tomb and His Treasures exhibition in Dublin which was enjoyed by all

Schools Involved

  • Location: Ballybay Co.Monaghan
    Age Group: 10
    Type: Primary

  • Location: Cullybackey Road Portglenone BT44 8AF
    Age Group: 10
    Type: Primary

Media Gallery

For Dissolving Boundaries Day 2014 we invited schools to send us short video recordings that show what DB means to them. We've pieced these together into a movie!

A documentary about linking schools through ICT; case studies of cross-border links between Northern Ireland and Ireland in the Dissolving Boundaries programme and in Israel through the TEC program.

 

School Participation

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