A Study of Norway, Sweden and DenmarkPrimary School» Cultural Awareness» Geography
This project addresses the strand relating to Human Environments in the curriculum. According to the curriculum the aims of such studies includes "developing an awareness of the interdependence of the people in these places and the people in Ireland". Also it is to learn to value and to respect the diversity of peoples and their lifestyles in these areas and other areas of the world.
Additional information may be located perhaps in the school library. Children could be encouraged to write letters to the various embassies. All the information they gain will be presented in the form of a class project - groups may be formed within the class working on different topics. For example one group might design a brochure on Norway. It may also be possible to set up links with some students in these countries in order to make the project more real to the children.
- Client Name: Christine Flanagan
- Project URL: http://resources.teachnet.ie/cflanagan
- Skills Needed: Some pre-requisite knowledge of web navigation is essential. This project is more suitable to children in sixth class. It may be adopted to suit different ability levels.