EXAMPLES OF PROJECTS BY THEMATIC AREA

Comprises all those projects that relate to the use of language from multiple perspectives.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Dig deeper into the origin of the names of streets and place.

- Current news from the neighborhood geolocalized in the place where it ocurred.

- The identification of incorrect linguistic use.

- Literary routes: The geolocalization of poetry, stories and fragments of prose in the places that they make reference to, etc.

- Translation of content into different languages.

EXAMPLES

GEOBIOGRAPHIES

Project that maps out key moments of well-known scientist, author or artists’ life from nearby to make a multilingual biography with multimedia. During the academic year of 2014-2015 the piloting edition of the geobiography project was carried out.

OTHER EXAMPLES

JACINT VERDAGUER LITERARY ROUTE

A collection of poems by Jacint Verdaguer that go through different settings of Gleva, Masies de Voltrega, Sant Hipòlit de Voltrega, Vinyoles d'Oris and the River Ter.

#ITSHAPPENING

Things are constantly happening around us. Are we aware of this? How can we make students reporters of what happens in their neighborhood? How can they explain the day to day of what’s going on around them?

A READING TOUR IN TORREDEMBARRA

Students from the Antina school create their own stories linked to places in Torredembarra from their own point of view.

All those projects that contain historical elements or that are part of the local heritage.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- How was life during another time (jobs, architecture, food, transportation, religion, celebrations, and commerce, social, cultural and artistic movements…)

- Collection of emblematic heritage elements

- Rebuild and relive historical facts

- Historical memory

- Living memory

- Historical characters

EXAMPLES

MASOS DE REUS

Get to know MASOS DE REUS from a historical, artistic and cultural point of view using audiovisual media, computer science and mobile applications for georeferencing and augmented reality.

1937 COLECTIVIZATION OF CONCA DE BARBERÀ

Although today it is difficult to imagine, the collectivist spirit marked the lives of the inhabitants of the region during a large part of the Republican period. These collectivizations were carried out in each of the villages of Conca de Barbera to a greater or lesser extent.

INDUSTRIAL TEXTILE HERITAGE OF SABADELL

Relationship of the industrial textile heritage elements with the city of Sabadell

EMBLEMATIC HERITAGE FEATURES

We encourage you to share emblembatic heritage sites in Catalunya that show its historical, architectural, artistic and cultural characteristics…

Projects that incorporate math.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Mathematics in daily life: calculating distances, surfaces, heights, angles, etc.”

- Product price comparison

- Calculating sales in different stores.

- Identification and classification of the geometric shapes around us.

- Geolocalized challenges, games, puzzles and other logic games.

- Solutions of mathematic problems related to the neighborhood.

- Statistical studies from surveys done by students.

EXAMPLES

C2EM MATHEMATICAL OUTINGS

Mathematical outings took place in the Catalan Congress of Mathematic Education in Barcelona the 11th, 12th and 13th of July 2016.

OTHER EXAMPLES

MATHEMATIZATION OF PASSEIG DE GRACIA

Different mathematical activities related to the buildings that are found on the “Passeig de Gracia”, an emblematic street in the center of Barcelona.

GEOMETRY IN BUNYOL

Geometric bodies in Bunyol (València)

Scenarios and routes related to art.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Study the life of an artist.

- Track and geolocate art in a specific place.

- Locate places where there is a work of art: museums, streets and other outdoor spaces.

- Have artists visit schools and exhibit their art.

- Upload and geolocate sequences of movies to the places where they were filmed.

- Locate urban art.

EXAMPLES

SCHOOLS AND INSTITUTES WITH HISTORICAL NAMES.

Most of the names of schools and institutes correspond with emblematic figures from the world of the arts and culture in general, or are linked to a specific historical moment of the city or town. This project aims to geolocate the schools with names of famous people and identify some biographical information about them.

GRAFFITI IN REUS

Uban art in Reus

Experiences related to the study of nature and of the environment.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Census of animals and plants

- A study of the different ecosystems

- A study of the quality of water, aire, sound, luminosity, etc.

- Meteorologic studies of the region

EXAMPLES

THE DELTA OF LLOBREGAT

A route through highlighted points in this ecosystem. In each one of the points of the route the students filmed a video that they published on Youtube.

AN ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY OF THE RIVER

A route that analyzes the quality of water includes audios of the songs of birds that were observed on the shore of the river.

ROUTE OF THE TREES OF CARDEDEU

Students of the school Can Manent of Cardeu filmed informational videos about the trees near the center.

Activities in which music is the main element.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Localization of the places songs and music make reference to.

- The biography of a musician.

- The presence of music in the local celebrations.

- The location of the places where you can learn or listen to music.

EXAMPLES

MUSICIANS OF OUR WORLD

Creating a musical map based on the origin of the students and representative music of their culture.

TOUR OF CARLOS GARDEL’S LEGACY

History, art and culture related to Gardel’s legacy in images and videos.

MUSICAL SITES

The best places to find concerts, clubs, and listen to all types of music in the city of Barcelona.

Projects that are designed utilizing the service-learning methodology.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Identification and geolocalization of areas in the neighbourhood with exsiting street furniture, or areas that could be improved.

- A study of the environmental quality of the neighborhood with campaigns and proposals for improvements that favor change.

- A study of the level of accessibility of streets, stores and public spaces for people with reduced mobility represented clearly on the map. This map will be useful for those with mobility impairment, as well as to encourage those responsible of the spaces to make them accessible.

- Geolocation of points of interest for newcomers to a town or city.

EXAMPLES

COMMUNITY SERVICE-LEARNING

Collection of projects from different educational centers.

OTHER EXAMPLES

URBAN FLORA AND ALLERGIES

The schools of the neighborhood of Poblenou in Barcelona were accompanied by the experts from the Aerobiological Information Point from the Autonomous University of Barcelona to map the plants in the neighborhood. They were able to identify 10 allergenic plants and study the phenology, which is the study of periodic plant life cycle events and how these are influenced by the climate, seasons and other habitat factors.

Comprises those initiatives that can help boys and girls initiate a project that culminates with a product or service.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Localization of empty spaces and proposals on how to take advantage of them.

- Study of the best location to place a business.

- Creation of touristic routes.

EXAMPLES

EMPTY SPACES

This is a proposal to collaboratively collect information about the different empty spaces that are in the neighborhood. Mapping the empty urban spaces is basic for the process of innovation in the construction of the city.

THE OLD TOWN OF SOLSONA THROUGH A CHILD’S EYES

The heritage of the old town of Solosona is explained by the boys and girls in the third grade at Setelesis School and Arrels Schools through photos and videos that they developed by doing research and collaborative group work.

Projects that favour doing exercise.

EXAMPLES FOR INSPIRATION:

- Geolocalization of sports services and places to practice sport.

- Creation of routes and circuits to run, ride bicylcles and walk.

EXAMPLES

ANCIENT AND ATHLETIC PALAMOS

Through different sports activities recognize the most emblematic places of the community.

DISCOVER TORELLO AND IT’S CHARM

In this clue game you will find and enjoy all the different sport complexes and all the places where you can go run and walk.

JOGGING IN LES CORTS

A cultural and athletic activity in English.

Project with religious or spiritual content.

Examples for inspiration

- Paths of transcendence

- Chapels of the community

- Places of worship and meditation

- Places that favor spirituality

EXAMPLES

WALKS OF LIGHT

Walks of light is a tour through the different municpalitites within the region of Bages, where the different hermitages, chapels and churches are highlighted. It’s a tour that puts an emphasis on places in the region of religious character.

ROUTE OF SANTIAGO

In this geolocalized route the different cities that the path of Sant Jaume passes through are described by following some of the 10 most popular trails.

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