Instituto Politecnico de Castelo Branco
CULTURE IN A BOX
CULTURA NUMA CAIXA
Lesson plan for teachers
authorised for education purposes
Grade 5, Grade 6
From 10 to 11, From 11 to 12
Social science / Social studies [Geography, History, etc...], English, Citizenship education / Personal development, Cross-curricular projects
Listening - Spoken reception (Listening comprehension), Speaking - Spoken production (Oral production, interaction), Reading - Written reception (Reading comprehension), Writing - Written production (Written production)
Related to differences and similarities between two or more cultures.
Lessons plans, The project kit description, pedagogical objectives and the phases of the project.
The project is very attractive for children because they are supposed to involve themselves with other students from different nationalities.
Each teacher can adapt the lesson plan to her/his own reality and to each different class.
The OER can be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration because in such a project several different participants can be involved: schools, teachers, and children.
The OER takes the learner’s developmental stage, cognitive development and language competence into account., The OER integrates content and language, There is a varied number of items learners are expected to engage in, The response expected from learners is engaging (drawings, hands-on demonstrations, verbal, etc.), The OER makes it clear in which language learners are expected to respond, The OER can be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration