COMENIUS MULTILATERAL PROJECT LITERACY SKILLS DEVELOPMENT THROUGH NATURE POETRY REDISCOVERY-INDOORS AND OUTDOORS 2012-2014. THIRD PROJECT MEETING - CATALONIA 23 rd 27 th SEPTEMBER 2013. MOBILITIE IN ALCOVER Duration: 6 days 7 participants: 4 pupils, 3 teachers. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
COMENIUS MULTILATERAL PROJECT LITERACY SKILLS DEVELOPMENT THROUGH NATURE POETRY REDISCOVERY-INDOORS AND OUTDOORS2012-2014
1THIRD PROJECT MEETING - CATALONIA23rd 27th SEPTEMBER 2013
MOBILITIE IN ALCOVERDuration: 6 days7 participants: 4 pupils, 3 teachers
3Agenda of the meeting:- a seminar where participants present a written and media report on the effectiveness of teaching methods and literacy activities performed in the first year;- lesson observations, exhibitions of pupils work;- cultural visits;- social programme intercultural exchanges;
PARTNER SCHOOL: FONTS DEL GLORIETA
4The city is approximately 10 km from Tarragona and Reus on the Costa Daurada and 112 km from Barcelona.Aside from its string of beaches interrupted by rocky coves, and its landscaped promenade, one of its main attractions is the PortAventura resort. Cultural visit: SALOU
5 In the middle of the esplanade Passeig de Jaume I is the monument of its namesake. This monument helps the town of Salou to commemorate the most important event in their history when, in 1229, the king Jaume I left for sea with his armies to conquer the Balearic Isles.
The monument to the fisherman is a symbol of the towns seafaring roots and its the work of Ramon Ferran inaugurated in 1990. Cultural visit: SALOU
6Agenda:- Welcome- Visiting the school- Presentations- Reception in the City Hall- Visiting the Museum and village- A walk to Mas de ForesALCOVER
7ALCOVER - Visiting the school
8ALCOVER - Presentations
9ALCOVER - Presentations
10ALCOVER - Reception in the City Hall
11ALCOVER - Visiting the village
12ALCOVER - Visiting the Museum
The exhibition provides visitors with examples of perfectly conserved marine fossils predating the appearance of the large dinosaurs of the Jurassic period.13ALCOVER - A walk to Mas de Fores
14ALCOVERWriting and illustrating poems
15Exhibition at school
16 Port Aventura Park is the theme park where you will live incredible adventures and amazing experiences within five theme zones: Imperial China, the Wild Far West, the exotic Polynesia, the Mexico of the Aztecs, and the warm Mediterrnia.Trip to PORT AVENTURA
17PORT AVENTURAReading, telling, writing poems
18FONTS DEL GLORIETAPlanting the trees and readind the poems
19Trip to CAMBRILS
A classy fishing town, Cambrils is one of the most popular places to head for a picturesque getaway on the Costa Dorada. It sits about 100 km south of Barcelona on Spain's craggy and beautiful North-East coastline. 20Trip to CAMBRILS
The monument 'in the Pla de les Serenes' is a group of sculptures, six elements, who celebrates its centenary in 1911 victims, known as the "Year of the Misfortunes" since 1911 along coastal fishermen died many Catalan and Valencian, several of them in Cambrils :
The Dola i la Calma two mythological creatures;
Adri, young fisherman, who represent the future and hope.
21Trip to CAMBRILSHaving typical lunch: PAELLA
22The "castellers" of Catalonia form human pyramids, named castells ("castles"), up to ten men high. In Catalonia, several statues commemorate this old tradition. Back to ALCOVER: HUMAN PYRAMIDS
23From 1915 Gaud devoted himself almost exclusively to his magnum opus, the Sagrada Famlia, a synthesis of his architectural evolution.Trip to BARCELONA: Sagrada FamliaThe nave in the Sagrada Familia with a hyperboloid vault. Inspiration from nature is taken from a tree, as the pillar and branches symbolise trees rising up to the roof.
Trip to BARCELONA: Sagrada Famlia25Gaudi introduced new techniques in the treatment of materials, such as trencads, made of waste ceramic pieces.Trip to BARCELONA: Park Gell
The salamander in Park Gell has become a symbol of Gaud's work.
26Trip to BARCELONA: Park Gell
27FONTS DEL GLORIETA - PROJECT MEETING
28In Roman times, the city was named Tarraco and was capital of the province of Hispania Tarraconensis.The Roman ruins of Tarraco have been designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.Trip to TARRAGONA:Visiting TARRACO ROMANA
29The Cathedral, dating to the 12th-13th centuries, combining Romanesque and Gothic architectural elements.
Tarragona Amphitheatre was built at the end of 1st century BC and the start of 2nd century BC (Before Christ), down from the walls and facing the sea.It could house up to 15,000 spectators, and measured 130 x 102 m.Trip to TARRAGONA:Visiting TARRACO ROMANA
30Trip to TARRAGONA:Visiting TARRACO ROMANA