2000 Connecting Through Peace
is Our Time joins the Lire en Fête project. The
whole process and outcome are documented online.
See Project 2000
9th graders (ages 13/15) - Unite the Nations Game/ activities around Peace
10th graders (ages 14/16) - Classroom Twinning/monitoring Unite the Nations
12 graders (ages 15/18) - translation of site into French
- stimulate young
people to think about peace and their responsibility towards it in a highly
- promote interdisciplinarity
(manifesto in different languages, why people write manifestos, cartoon techniques
- students practice
the language in a useful context (translations)
- 4 computers
in teachers' room (slow dial-up connection)
computers library (dial up connection)
computers science room (dial up connection), 1 printer, 1 scanner
September we receive the invitation to become homebase for French Speaking
call for participation is e-mailed to French schools
(in Europe/Africa) inviting them to participate in the project.
Our 12th graders, helped by their EFL and French teachers, start translating
the activity pages from the site into French so as to allow more schools
to join the project.
is sent to project headquarters