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Maths in Motion Erasmus+ 2017-2019

Maths in Motion Erasmus+ 2017-2019

The goal of Maths in Motion was to create new teaching and learning material in which body movement is the innovative and inclusive element in teaching mathematics.The project was coordinated by Experience Workshop in Finland. Teaching and learning materials: Maths in Motion bibliography: https://oldevechte.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Maths-in-Motion_Bibliography.pdf The Maths in Motion Workbook is a collection of activities and[…]

Experience Workshop at the ROBOTEX International festival in Tallinn

Experience Workshop at the ROBOTEX International festival in Tallinn

ROBOTEX International, one of the major robotics gatherings and festivals in the world, was organized in Tallinn, Estonia, on 29-30. November 2019. Experience Workshop was there with a lecture and two workshops. Kristóf Fenyvesi, founder of Experience Workshop, spoke about Experience Workshop’s robotics pedagogical projects, which participants were able to test in practice.  The entire[…]

A Christmas-spirited visit to Mänttä by Experience Workshop’s Hallå STEAM-team / Ett besök i Mänttä i adventstid

A Christmas-spirited visit to Mänttä by Experience Workshop’s Hallå STEAM-team / Ett besök i Mänttä i adventstid

Den 10 december besökte vårt Hallå STEAM-team Mänttä gymnasium i julstämning. Vårt program kombinerade som vanligt matematik och historia med det svenska språket.  Den mycket ovanliga skoldagen öppnades med en samling i gymnastiksalen. Ämnet för föreläsningarna var rymdforskningens historia, inklusive tidiga fantasier om rymden. Johan Stén höll först en väldokumenterad föreläsning om upptäcktshistorien för planeterna i vårt solsystem,[…]

Experience Workshop’s Hungarian logical games at the Varga-Nemenyi seminar

Experience Workshop’s Hungarian logical games at the Varga-Nemenyi seminar

Kerry Osborne, Experience Workshop’s STEAM trainer presented Hungarian logical games to teachers, who are applying the Varga-Neményi mathematics pedagogy in their teaching practice. The Varga-Neményi method is well known in Finland and is of Hungarian origin.  The training took place in the Balassi Institute Helsinki, 16.11.2019. Participants got acquainted with CaraWonga, a mosaic puzzle game[…]

Poly-Universe in School Education (PUSE) Erasmus+ project (2017-2019)

Poly-Universe in School Education (PUSE) Erasmus+ project (2017-2019)

          The Poly-Universe tool offers a new perspective for preschool, primary and secondary school mathematics and art education by promoting: learning by doing playful education problem-solving through the combination of mathematics and arts. The inventor of the unique geometrical system is Hungarian visual artist János Saxon-Szász. You can download for free: the[…]

Experience Workshop’s Hallå STEAM teamed up with Language Ambassadors in Lapland / Hallå STEAM och Hallå Språkambassadörerna slog ihop sina resurser

Experience Workshop’s Hallå STEAM teamed up with Language Ambassadors in Lapland / Hallå STEAM och Hallå Språkambassadörerna slog ihop sina resurser

Scroll down for the English version Hallå STEAM-projektet förenade sig med Språkambassadörerna, ett annat Hallå-projekt som stöds av Svenska kulturfonden, för att gemensamt organisera besök i flera skolor i Lappland under den svenska veckan i november 2019. Språkambassadörernas uppgift är att främja inlärning av många språk, och därför använde vårt team förutom vårt vanliga svenska[…]

Book launch: EVERYDAY CREATIVITY (Eds. Tamás Péter Szabó, Kristóf Fenyvesi, Gomathy Soundararaj, Tea Kangasvieri)

Book launch: EVERYDAY CREATIVITY (Eds. Tamás Péter Szabó, Kristóf Fenyvesi, Gomathy Soundararaj, Tea Kangasvieri)

28.11.2019, 14.00-16.00, Soihtu Exhibition Centre (University of Jyväskylä, Seminaarinmäki, S-building) Everyday Creativity: Boosting Creative Resources with Finnish Models of Education. Teachers’ Handbook. Eds. Tamás Péter Szabó, Kristóf Fenyvesi, Gomathy Soundararaj, Tea Kangasvieri. University of Jyväskylä, 2019. 129 pages. Online: https://tinyurl.com/everyday-creativity-book Program • 14.00- Coffee, tea, snacks • 14:15 Welcome and video greeting by Pamela Burnard (Cambridge University, UK)[…]

Experience Workshop at Helsinki Education Week

Experience Workshop at Helsinki Education Week

Design and thinking: creative mathematics experience workshop! Developing problem-solving abilities through arts and play 7-8. November 2019., Balassi Institute / Hungarian Cultural and Scientific Centre Helsinki  Experience Workshop’s new Hungarian educational games were introduced during the Helsinki Education Week in the Balassi Institute. At the workshops elementary and high school students gained new experiences with tools as[…]