This event is asynchronous. Teachers and students may participate ANY TIME during Global Collaboration Week.
Booking starts: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 7:00 AM(US/Central)
Booking ends: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 10:00 AM(US/Central)
For them starts:Tuesday, September 18, 2018 8:00 AM(US/Eastern)
Duration: 3 hours
Title of event/project: Back-to-School Traditions Around the World
Participants should go to this link to start the project. URL to project/event starting point:
What are some traditions in your country, community, school, or family to celebrate and initiate the start of a new school year? When does your school year start? Starting a new school year is an exciting time. Let’s share customs so we can learn about global school communities.
Project/event directions for participation:
Directions are on page 2 of the Google Slides link, posted above. You’ll be posting on a shared Google presentation. Briefly, tell us where you’re from, grade level, a class photo and/or a photo of the tradition and describe the tradition(s).
This event can be categorized as a:
Asynchronous Collaborative Short Term Project
This event is intended for the following audience(s):
primary grade students (5-10), intermediate grade students (10-13), secondary grade students (14-19)
Primary language(s) to be spoken at this event:
English, Spanish, French
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Contact Last Name:
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Host school or organization:
Cape Elizabeth Middle School
Host School or Organization Website URL:
Host Location and Time Zone (UTC):
Cape Elizabeth, Maine, U.S. (-4 UTC)
This event is organized by:
An educator or educators at a non-profit school
Optional field for additional pertinent information:
Include your contact information or social media handles if you’d like to start an ongoing collaborative digital exchange.
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Lucy Gray & Steve Hargadon
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