Session 1

Getting to know you

In the first session you will  need to find out –
4 things you have in common with your partner school
4 things that are differences between you and your partner school.
Statistics to find out – Maths Link – Graph – Map – Compare
Distance from Melbourne
Number of students –  school, class, diversity of nationalities
Literacy Link – Reading
Find as many versions of the story Town mouse and Country mouse.
Find books set in the country and books set in the city. They can be picture story or fiction.
Writing
Students write their initial thoughts about town or country. Perhaps put them on here. We’ll be looking at the pin board in our session to explain how to use it.