Main subject: Science
related subject: Science, Languages, Sports, Art
Duration: 90 minutes.
Age groups: Age 10, Age 11
Submitted by: MTM+ team
– Students will learn the concept of star constellations. – Students are able to recognise star constellations. – Students are able to name star constellations. – Supporting students’ spatial thinking process. – Supporting students’ writing skills. – Supporting students’ presentation skills.
Implemented digital tools:
Device: tablet or smartphone with internet connection. Tool: Mapmyrun
Supported digital competence for student:
Communication and collaboration, Safety, Problem solving
Elaboration of the competences:
1. Students share the learning outcome through the digital tool. 2. Students learn to take care of the devices and health well-being 3. Students learn to use the devices and the tool.
– Check whether the devices are charged. – Tool needs to be installed. – Paper and pencils for the group work. – Prepare Document camera for presenting figures.
– Teacher introduces the topic by showing a presentation of star constellations. – Teacher introduces learning tasks and forms groups.
Students draft a fantasy star constellation figure and plan the route they will walk. Students go outside and draw a fantasy star constellation by using Mapmyrun. After finishing drawing they come back to the classroom and copy their drawings on paper. Next they use a projector to show their drawing. Thereafter they have to write a legend about the created star constellation. Finally students will present their star constellation and the legend to the class.
Teacher summarizes the lesson, gives feedback and reflects on the learning process.