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Here is another example of an engaging practice that, from a professional experience, fosters students’ SCHOOL ENGAGEMENT. By school engagement we mean students’ observable participation in school activities, sense of belonging to classmates and teachers, and valuing success in school-related goals.
It is implemented by: Teacher
It is directed at students aged: 9-11, 12-13
Target group: Students
Main subjects involved: Cross-curricular
ICT involvement: yes
Description of the practice: The topic and the importance of the rainforest is explored in a project-like way through 7 stations and a joined chocolate making activity using all the senses on a whole school day
Accessible to any student: yes
Meaningful participation for every student: yes
Why?: This topic concerns everyone, as children can also contribute to the protection of the rainforest through their consumption behaviour.
Support to the practice: no