European Story Suitcase - Europese Commissie
The European Story
The European Story Suitcase is an educational project from and about the European Union. You can use this project in 2 ways: borrow the suitcase or use the online version (see below). With each theme you will find nice digital lessons, which consists of a spoken story and a quiz. For example, listen to the nice Clog of the farmer, who talks about agriculture, to the stately Hamer who explains the governance of the EU or to the vain Map, which tells about the member states of the EU. If you want to borrow the suitcase, you will find an overview of lending points here.
Groups 5 - 6
Watch the films with the children explaining: European agricultural policy, internal and external borders, the environment, fisheries, energy, mobile calling, coal and the Euro.Go to the course material
Groups 7 - 8
Watch the films with the children explaining: The governance of the European Union, internal and external borders, the member states, the environment, fishing, energy, mobile calling, coal and the Euro.Go to the course material
Tip: er is ook een Nederlandstalige versie van de Verhalenkoffer
More information about the European Story Case
"There is a travel suitcase in the classroom, filled with stickers from Europe. Where has that suitcase been?"
The European Story Suitcase is a suitcase full of spoken stories and questions for groups 5/6 and 7/8. There are some creative assignments for groups 1 to 4. The case contains ten stories and matching objects, such as the nice clog and the vain card. What will come out of the suitcase?The material has been adapted to current teaching methods in primary education.
This makes lessons about the EU easier, more fun and more interactive.