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Started Jan 5, 2008

Spanish speaking teens?
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Sharon Betts Dec 26, 2007.


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Teachers looking for Skyping partners for quick contact

 One of the Primary Schools (very young students from about 5 years old to 9 years old) does a big project called "Trip around the World".  They study a country all year and then decorate their school and present what they have learned.

We would love to be able to make contact with some of the countries if possible - to be able to do a short Skype conversation with those time zones that worked would be perfect!

Project presentation week is June 6-10 and our countries this…


Posted on April 30, 2011 at 9:46am — 1 Comment

A New Year is Starting

A New Year is starting - there are more and more collaborative sites for our students to expand their cultural experiences. If you are a teacher with students that would benefit from semi-structured collaboration around cultural exchange, language exchange and world knowledge, please consider joining our groups:

ClassroomBraids - a WIKI for weaving cultural experiences for the younger set (average ages 10 - 13). Teacher directed and… Continue

Posted on December 27, 2007 at 10:55am

looking for collaborating class

I have a high school Spanish class looking for a partner to work in Ning for the school year. This is an expansion of the old "pen-pal" scenario. The students are 15-17 years old or so.
Any takers?

Posted on November 5, 2007 at 8:07pm

Hi folks

I'll bet I find many familiar avatars here. Lucy, nice to see this network. Please forgive me not making another profile page at this time.

Posted on November 4, 2007 at 5:25pm

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