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Country of Partner


Title of OER (in English)

The EU: European Union Learning Corner

Title of OER (in national language)

Unión Europea: Zona de Aprendizaje

Type of OER

Lesson materials for children

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Conditions of use

© European Union, 1995-2020

Language (s)

English, Italian, Spanish, Romanian, Portuguese, French, German

School Year

Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Age group

From 10 to 11, From 11 to 12


The European Union

Specific contents covered

Citizenship Education

You can use this OER in this/these subject area(s):

Natural science / Environmental education, Social science / Social studies [Geography, History, etc...], Citizenship education / Personal development, Maths

English language skills

Reading - Written reception (Reading comprehension)


Related to countries, flags, history, currency, rights, climate and environment.

Type of materials included

Handouts, Lessons plans, Classroom games

How is it visually attractive for children?

Appropriate images for the age with cartoon characters, real life pictures, maps, infographies, timelines.

Can the OER be customized and reused?


Can the OER be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration?



Students can exchange information about their countries with children from other countries. The page also includes competitions for children.

Points of Strength

The OER takes the learner’s developmental stage, cognitive development and language competence into account., 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 includes notes on how the product and process of learning should be assessed, The OER can be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration