Promoting intercultural understanding through direct connection bw Australian students students in China.
"Emmerson: I enjoyed this session because we got to link up with kids the same age as us and they lived in a different country. I think this is a good way to learn about China because we get to learn new facts about the country from people that live in china."
Flat Connections teacher Toni Olivieri-Barton shares her blog posts to do with mystery Skype - lots of great resources!
For the A Week in the Life project 15-2
Ann Rooney from South Australia shares how she has joined her senior class to the Flat Connections Global Project 15-1 - the importance of the Curiosity Quotient and connecting via virtual handshakes.
#flatconnections @julielindsay new post on FCGP handshake http://t.co/FnEz6aJIsG @AngelaMaiers
#flatconnect @julielindsay new blog on Handshake for Global Whale project http://t.co/WU1Bs4hAEG
Example of a 'handshake' design for a global collaboration.
See more handshakes on the K-2 Building Bridges to Tomorrow project website - http://k-213-2bridges.flatclassroomproject.org/
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