Singing peace also tries to educate students for peace with
the help of such an engaging resource as music is for young
as a Second Language.
as a Second Language
objectives included in the curriculum for ESO students of
give the students the opportunity to use the English structures
they have acquired in the English class, in a natural environment.
integrate the new Information and Communication Technologies
into the English class.
learn to search for specific information on the net.
select and process information from the net.
use properly Internet resources such as dictionaries or translators
Education, Music and Others
educate students for peace.
learn about actions towards peace and against violence.
learn about some legendary singers and songs.
develop students' thinking skills.
encourage them to cooperate and participate within a group
communication: Students will present a report about each song
on a written support: paper or CD.
communication: Students will present orally their conclusions
to the rest of the class.
will learn about Music and Peace and people or organisations
related to these topics.
- The four
skills (listening, reading, speaking and writing) are integrated
in the project.
attitude towards learning English.
attitude towards working in groups.
and interest towards the topics.
and creativity in the elaboration of the project.
will be evaluated according to the rubric
included in the section evaluation of the webquest. They
will know from the beginning what they are being asked and
how their work will be measured.
- At least
15 hours will be necessary to finish the project properly.
of the wq: 1 hour.
groups and selecting roles: 1 hour.
1 to 4: 1 hour per song.
- Song 5:
- The rest
of the time will be devoted to: group discussion about the selection
of songs, compilation of the tasks of each member of the group
and development of the final task.
connected to Internet.
will create a folder for each group in the computer where students
will save their works.
- A Digital
Whiteboard or a Multimedia Projector would be useful to present
the webquest, to solve doubts and to help students during the