Students should find out about the similarities and differences when visiting Heidelberg (Germany) and Logroño (Spain). Make suggestions for a day and night out on the town of your partners.
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|Foreign language teachers|
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|Online communication skills|
Specific pedagogical objectives:
Development of students interest in cultural similarities and differences
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1. The Spanish students make suggestions for a day and night out in Heidelberg 2. The German students make suggestions for a day and night out in Logroño. 3. As a next step you look at each other’ s suggestions and give feedback to each other. Then come up with a list of similarities and differences as to the approaches or concepts of visiting the two cities if you want to learn as much as possible about the respective culture during that visit. 4. As an international team design two general task sequences – one for Spanish and the other for German secondary school students – which helps them discover and understand cultural concepts if they visit the partner’ s city.
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Andrés Canga Alonso ( Universidad de La Rioja) and Andreas Müller-Hartmann (Pädagogische Hochschule Heidelberg)