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Polish language – authors` profiles on Facebook

.Level (age of students)
SE (16-17 years)

.Discipline/subject
Polish language

.Category of the tool
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.Tool/resources
Facebook

.Language of the tool or resource
Polish

.Purpose of use
To collect information about different aspects of given issue. To use different sources of information (encyclopaedias, dictionaries, reference books, documents, Internet). To understand biographical context of a given literary work.

.Way of use (as individual or group activity; tasks; etc.)
Individual (or in 2 persons) homework in frame of introduction to "Mackbeth" (compulsory reading). To perform before first lesson about "Mackbeth". TASK: Pupils (individual or in 2-persons teams) create an account on Facebook named William Shakespeare. He/she fills in it all information about Shakespeare founded in encyclopaedias, dictionaries, reference books, documents, Internet (date of birth; place of birth; interests; books of Shakespeare; films about Shakespeare; motion pictures etc.). He/she also looks for photos, paintings, graphics connected with Shakespeare and his work. Then, during the first lesson "Introduction to "Macbeth"" pupils analyze created accounts and read collected information.

.Learn2Learn competencies
Self-regulation
Thinking, problem solving and decision making
Being creative
Communication (reading and writing)

.Advantages of such a use for Transition. Innovative use
Pupils learn how to select information and categorize them (i.e. according to timeline). They gain new knowledge about Shakespeare – new wider contexts, links to his dramas in different literary works, films and associated paintings. All information can be found in one account on Facebook. Each pupil can access anytime and find, quickly, this information and refresh his knowledge about Shakespeare and his works. The same approach can be used with others authors. FB is stimulating and attractive for pupils. Advantages for transitions: learning how to search, collect, process and assimilate new knowledge and skills.

.Disadvantages of such a use
In FB account users cannot make a target search among contents. Info in a FB account is shown in a timeline without the possibility to organize and search them.

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