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Countries of Europe Learning Path

By Karl Meehan

Learn more about some of the countries of Europe. Find out more information on the countries of Spain, Italy, Germany, Great Britain and more. Contains PowerPoints, teaching ideas, information pages and songs from other countries.
9 resources in this Learning Path

1

Spain

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/14843/14482.pptx Added: 23 Jul 2015 Contributor: Karl Meehan Resource type: Treoir/nótaí / Fuaim/físeán / Cur I Láthair

Comprehensive PowerPoint taking a more detailed look at the country of Spain. Find out more about it's capital, flag, food, festivals and sports stars among others. This presentation also contains links to some YouTube videos.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Mapáil agus scileanna tíreolaíochta

Suggestions for use: Ideal for use on the IWB as part of a whole class lesson. Suitable as part of project work. This PowerPoint could act as a stimulus for other related activities such as fact files, station teaching, art work and so on.

Strand: Mapáil agus scileanna tíreolaíochta

Asset type: Cur i láthair
Language: Béarla
Rights: Creative Commons – Ceadúnas Aitreabúideachta-Comhroinne
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2

Spain: Station Teaching Ideas

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/14844/14483.docx Added: 23 Jul 2015 Contributor: Karl Meehan Resource type: Treoir/nótaí / Plean Ceachta

Help children develop their knowledge of Spain with these worksheets designed for independent learning. This document contains activity sheets in relation to map-work, festivals, food and language.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Mapáil agus scileanna tíreolaíochta

Suggestions for use: These activity sheets can be used as part of station teaching or as part of a whole class lesson. Ipads or tablets are required for the last station or alternatively it could be completed on the IWB.

Asset type: Cáipéis
Language: Béarla
Rights: Creative Commons – Ceadúnas Aitreabúideachta-Comhroinne
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3

Tours Of France and Moscow.

http://www.studentsoftheworld.info/menu_visits.html Added: 14 Feb 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Cluiche / Eile

Presenting an inteactive site offering virtual tours of famous sites in Moscow and France. Feel like you are actually visiting Paris, Normandy and Moscow.

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta daonna

Strand unit: Tailte eile

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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4

Italy Facts and Pictures -- National Geographic Kids

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/places/find/italy/ Added: 14 Apr 2014 Contributor: Patrick Resource type: Treoir/nótaí / Fuaim/físeán

Facts, videos, maps on Italy. The video looks at the changes over time in a particular area of Rome - Trastevere

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta daonna

Strand unit: Tailte eile

Suggestions for use: Can be used in class on the IWB. Will require a lot of clicking. The video could be played and form the basis of how towns change over time and asking if changes are for the better.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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5

Welcome to Germany

http://home.freeuk.net/elloughton13/gwelcome.htm Added: 09 Sep 2011 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Cluiche / Eile

View maps and facts of Germany, discover what they make in Germany and compile a tourist brochure using clues!

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta daonna

Strand unit: Tailte eile

Suggestions for use: Requres active participation from the class.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
Riachtanais Speisialta:

6

Germans

http://www.everyculture.com/wc/Germany-to-Jamaica/Germans.html Added: 18 Apr 2012 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Tagairt

General information about the German people - population, language, folklore, religion, family life and food. Also includes sections on leisure activities and lists some of the great German composers. (Contains some advertising.)

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta daonna

Strand unit: Tailte eile

Suggestions for use: This will provide children with easy-to-read notes on another people in Europe. It would be ideal for project work. Students could be directed to the page if the class was in a computer room.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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7

Great Britain- Our Nearest Neighbour

http://projectbritain.com/ Added: 02 Mar 2011 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Treoir/nótaí

Discover loads and facts and information on Great Britain through this excellent school project.

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta daonna

Strand unit: Tailte eile

Suggestions for use: Set the children the challenge of creating an A-Z factfile on Great Britain

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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8

Interactive Geography Quizes - Toporopa

http://www.toporopa.eu/en/index.html Added: 28 Mar 2012 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Cluiche

Train your brain using these interactive Geography quizzes. Quizzes included are on countries, capitals, sea, islands, mountains, rivers, England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Island, Cities in Ireland & UK, Ireland, counties of Ireland, counties of England, districts of Northern Ireland, countries, rivers, flags, mountains, seas, the EU, capitals, monarchies, regions, islands, the eurozone, battles, volcanoes and lakes.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta nádúrtha

Strand unit: Gnéithe fisiciúla

Suggestions for use: Very visual resource which would be ideal for the IWB or class computer. Get the children to call out the correct answers or target individual children for answers. Children could also use independently but there are a lot of countries so it could take some time.

Strand: Mapáil agus scileanna tíreolaíochta

Suggestions for use: Very visual resource which would be ideal for the IWB or class computer. Get the children to call out the correct answers or target individual children for answers. Children could also use independently but there are a lot of countries so it could take some time.


Strand: Imshaolta nádúrtha

Strand unit: Gnéithe fisiciúla

Content objective:
Ba chóir go ligfeadh acmhainn seo do pháiste:

  • éirí eolach ar ainm agus neasláthair roinnt bheag de phríomhghnéithe fisiceacha domhanda
  • foghlaim faoi líon beag de phríomhghnéithe nádúrtha na hEorpa

Suggestions for use: Very visual resource which would be ideal for the IWB or class computer. Get the children to call out the correct answers or target individual children for answers. Children could also use independently but there are a lot of countries so it could take some time.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
Riachtanais Speisialta:

9

Songs and Nursery Rhymes From Foreign Lands.

http://www.mamalisa.com/world/europe.html Added: 17 Feb 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Treoir/nótaí / Fuaim/físeán

Presenting songs and nursery rhymes from a variety of countries across the globe. All songs are complete with words and audio.

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How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta daonna

Strand unit: Tailte eile

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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