8th lesson for 2020: Social studies lesson for 9th graders (basic education) in distance teaching – Finnish parliament and legislation

Author: Satu Herrala (M.A.) special education teacher in lower secondary school (grades 7-9), Takahuhti school, Tampere, Finland In February, before the Covid-19 pandemic reached Finland, my class of 9th graders made a field trip to the Parliament house in Helsinki. The hostess of our visit was a Finnish MP Hanna-Leena Read more…

5th lesson for 2020: Information Hunting (pre-existing, new and fake information) Topic: What is a corona virus? (6th grade)

Author: Kaisa Tuomarla, Class teacher, Basic Education This lesson type can be useful for many different subjects and topics: e.g. biology (for example human / growing up, nature / animals / certain animal) or geography (continents, particular country). In my case, I had an extra lesson to give, and therefore Read more…

Key flag means ‘Made in Finland’

“Key Flag Symbol is a registered collective mark. It demonstrates that the product has been manufactured or the service has been produced in Finland, creating Finnish jobs.” (https://suomalainentyo.fi/en/services/key-flag/) The Association for Finnish Work, The Key Flag Symbol Committee has awarded our company with Key Flag as we give recognition to Read more…