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SCHOOL VOICES FROM ROMANIA

Here are the voices from Romania!"I enjoyed using the site and I can define the experience as:Challenging - because I used many of my skills to access the platform.Interesting - because I had the opportunity to interact with people who have the same passion for books like me and see how they perceive some characters or situations.Needed - because t...
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SCHOOL VOICES FROM PORTUGAL AND CYPRUS

During these months the students of the partners' schools in Cyprus, Portugal and Romania made a full immersion in the ReadTwinning World. We asked them some questions regarding their experience and here are their voices from the schools!CyprusChildren of the Third Primary School of Makedonitissa who participated in the two tandems evaluated their ...
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READTWINNING BLENDED COURSES EXPERIMENTATION: HOW TO BE A CONNECTED TEACHER

The University of Cyprus structured the course for the Connected Teachers, a series of modules with plenty of materials and tools inspired by the ReadTwinning approach. The course has been experimented in the partners' countries in a blended form: live and online. This form allowed the participants to enable discussion and interaction between train...
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UPDATES ON THE PLATFORM: VIDEO TUTORIAL AND LESSON PLANS

Video TutorialsIf you are a user of the ReadTwinning Platform you may have noticed that during the last months a lot of new Reading Tandems have been created. Of course children and young people are more familiar with surfing the net but if there are any doubts left on how to use the Platform the video tutorials are now online to help you! The Read...
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SPREADING READTWINNING AROUND EUROPE

In November, ReadTwinning partners hosted their first National Dissemination Events. Held in the national languages, the events allowed us to spread the message and the aim of ReadTwinning: connecting students through shared interests to develop a love for reading. This is the reason why the project was presented not only to teachers and school sta...
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READTWINNING LESSON PLANS READY TO USE

The Lesson Plans designed, created, and tested by our partner school are ready!  The ReadTwinning teachers from Cyprus, Portugal, and Romania, also thanks to the experience gained with The Living Book, have worked since the project's beginning on numerous activities to enhance the love for reading in children and teenagers. Their vast knowledg...
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DISSEMINATION EVENTS

During the month of November, ReadTwinning partners will organize some online dissemination events.Dissemination events are useful to introduce to teachers, parents, librarians or interested people some materials and tools created by the ReadTwinning team. This will allow us to spread what we achieved until this period to make them available for te...
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A TRAINING SUMMER FOR THE READTWINNING STAFF

The ReadTwinning Staff never stops, not even during holidays! Partners took advantage of the summertime not only for some beach reading, but mostly to get involved in a good programme: the Joint Staff Training.The staff met online on the 12th and on the 13th of July for two sessions of self-training. It was the occasion to present different tools u...
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THE READTWINNING PLATFORM IS READY!

The Platform will be the perfect environment where young readers will share their interests, suggest relevant books, and share rich media content of their reading experience. Our digital team worked to create a safe, welcoming, and inclusive experience.Using the platform is very easy!Go to the ReadTwinning website, access the section "Community" an...
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SUMMER READING IS FUN!

 All-around Europe the schools are closing for the summer holidays. It has been an unusual school year but, despite the pandemic situation, the partner schools of ReadTwinning realized lots of activities and projects to enhance the love for reading. Discover the dedicated posts on our page!The classes of Cyprus enhanced the use of technology t...
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WAITING FOR NEW RESOURCES: THEY ARE COMING IN SEPTEMBER.

 We are almost there, be patient for a little longer but… brace yourself because in September there will be some interesting new contents!In these weeks and during summertime the team will work on finalizing the Resources of ReadTwinning. The Resources will be available on our website and communicated via social media in September, just in tim...
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NEW EXTENSION OF THE PROJECT

 Here is some good news!The Italian National Agency has extended the duration of ReadTwinning. The deadline to complete all the amazing activities of the project was originally set for 31st May 2022. Due to the difficult situation we faced in this year of pandemic, we ran into some practical difficulties and, therefore, some delays. For this r...
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AN AWARD, A HERITAGE AND A RENEWED SPIRIT FOR READTWINNING!

 The ReadTwinning project follows the in the footsteps of the Erasmus+ Project, The Living Book —Augmenting Reading for Life. www.thelivingbook.euThe project ended in August 2019, but its precious heritage has been transmitted to the entire organisation of ReadTwinning.For this reason, we are extremely proud to announce that Professor Maria Me...
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EXPERIENCES OF SCHOOLS DURING THE PANDEMIC

Portugal -Reading is cool  Reading is important, no matter where, either alone or in company. Therefore, at our school, we develop different reading activities. Today, we tell you about two proposals. In one of them, parents, at home orin the classroom, collaborate with their children in reading projects. The suggestion is reading the same boo...
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READING, PARENTS, CHILDREN, THE PERFECT COMBINATION

 According to the educational policy of our school grouping, parents' participation in the life of the school is seen as a key factor for educational success. In this sense, by promoting the Readtwinning project, we also focus much of our attention on the involvement of parents, asking them to collaborate with their children in activities to p...
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WHAT IS THE READTWINNING PLATFORM?

Gryd develops online education platforms incorporating emerging technologies and media, conducts technology research, and provides training to educators from across Europe. In the ReadTwinning project, Gryd are responsible for developing the platform and other online tools, drawing upon the expertise and experiences of the other partners, to engage...
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REDEFINING READTWINNING DUE TO THE PANDEMIC

 The ReadTwinning project, as indeed is happening to many others, is under going and will under go a series of changes due to the pandemic and there strictions due to it. COVID-19 has affected students, teachers and parents everywhere, revealing "the unpreparedness of education systems, infrastructure, educators and learners for distance ...
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L'amore per il libro viaggie in tandem. Evento online: 4 gennaio 2021

Mettere in contatto ragazze e ragazzi accomunati da gusti e interessi simili per promuovere il loro interesse verso la lettura: intorno all'idea di "tandem" di giovani lettrici e lettori vicini o lontani, che leggono insieme o in parallelo lo stesso libro, ruota il progetto europeo Readtwinning, che verrà presentato al pubblico lunedì 4 gennaio dal...
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It's time of Christmas stories

Cyprus - I am not just writing…I am a writer!The module we worked on, "Little Books-Big Ideas" was completed in eight lessons. Some of the activities that took place were:The children sat in a circle and read Christmas stories. They watched Christmas movies and wrote their own stories.Actors were invited and read some chapters from Dickens' book "C...
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The guidelines are ready!

Enter your text here ... Our project aims to promote reading among young people, using an innovative approach to motivate 9 to 15-year-old pupils to read more, enjoy the experience of reading and as a result, improve literacy. A milestone of the project is the publication of the first draft of the methodological Guidelines (one of the main outputs)...
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