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DOCUMENTS

A PLACE TO DISCOVER
A Manual of Good Practice based on the collaboration between science museums and schools


The manual is divided into two parts: the paper version in English and the CD in English, Flemish, French, Italian, German, Hungarian, Spanish. The language in which each of the documents is available can be identified by the final letters in the title of each file (be: Flemish, de: German, en: English, es: Spanish, fr: French, hu: Hungarian, it: Italian).

The paper version contains three general chapters: the introduction to the manual, a chapter on museum learning and one on the relationship between school and museum (01_introduction_en, 02_learning in schools and museums_en, 03_practical aspects of museum visit_en). In addition, it contains a short version of the chapters describing the work of the SMEC museums in collaboration with schools in each country (04_BELGIUM_printing history and technology_en, 05_FRANCE_photography and cinema_en, 06_FRANCE_reconstruction of celtic chariot_en, 07_GERMANY_ships energy and propulsion_en, 08_GERMANY_airplanes physics and technology_en, 09_HUNGERY_flying in nature plants and animals_en, 10_ITALY_transport and movement transformation_en, 11_SPAIN_body movement_en).

The CD contains 8 folders. Folder 01_paper version_en contains the electronic version of all documents included in the manual in hard copy. Folder 02_general chapters_all languages contains the translation of the three general chapters (01_introduction_en, 02_learning in schools and museums_en, 03_practical aspects of museum visit_en) in seven languages (be: Flemish, de: German, en: English, es: Spanish, fr: French, hu: Hungarian, it: Italian). Folders 03_belgium, 04_france, 05_germany, 06_hungary, 07_italy, 08_spain contain the projects developed by each institution with the schools in each country, and the materials used to develop the activities (working sheets, games, interviews, etc.).

Index

Materials of the Manual on-line


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