Learning objectives and materials

Objectives:

The children should be enabled to:
  • Identify European Union symbols: flag, anthem, motto, Europe day.
  • Develop an understanding of union: what makes a union, why would you be part of a union?
  • Discuss peace in Europe
  • Discuss our currency and the advantage of other countries having the same currency.

Key words:

  • Ireland, maps, Europe, continent, countries, globe, European union, similar, different, weather, food, money, currency, flag, helping, positive, negative, feelings, unique, Euros, Kroner, Zloty

Materials:

  • Map/Globe of world/Europe, flags of European Union members,
  • Smoothie materials, colours, shop set ups incl. Euros and Kroner