Sitting in a sandpit

From Community Narrations

Aims of the practice and description of participants

Experimenting and ideation with new tools.

Resources, Materials needed

Electronic devices for every participant, should be bigger than mobiles.


90 minutes per tool.

Step-by-step - what has to be done?

1. Select a tool.
2. Present the tool and the basic functions (short and really basic).
3. Let the participants try and „play“ with the tool. Give them time - 20 minutes at least.
4. Feed-back: what do they like what not, how could they imagine to use the tool.
5. Collect answers and objectives.
6. Formulate a learning objective or a topic for which the participants have to work with the tool.
7. Let the participants create a kind of storyboard. They have to show step by step what - how - why to make.
8. Let them play and realize their plans.
9. Presentation of the results.

Learning Outcomes - which skills are addressed?

Exploring and then using pedagogical, technical and didactic skills.

How do you check the outcomes are reached?

Check results, accompanying teaching and learning.