eTwinning with The heroes’ journey at the High School Galileo Galilei of Spadafora

eTwinning is a new experience for the Liceo Galileo Galilei of Spadafora, and also for students from the three different courses – Scientific, Applied Science and Foreign Languages – taking part into the project, which is called The heroes’ journey. It allows to get in touch with foreign people from all over Europe by studying mythological heroes of own tradition. the heroes'journey logo

The goal of this project is sharing information about myths of each area and above all communicating in English. In fact, thanks to this project, students have the chance to improve English and have a discussion with European countries such as Spain, Turkey, Serbia and Greece.

Odyssey All of the students choose some characters involved in the history of their countries and divided in groups they introduce the heroes by using technology. The result is to create a virtual route through each area in a global collaborative way. The mythical legend of each area, the cultural heritage of each civilisation and the artistic heritage that surrounds us will be reconstructed.

The students have already taken part in two video calls in order to give a presentation of their works and talk about Troy both as a literary and historical reality with references to the famous movie. liceo galilei spadafora

This project is fascinating because European myths are very different. Since, it is the first time for our school, we are excited to get to know more about our history and we hope to learn as much as possible from this experience. 

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Sofia Alessi, Chiara Alessandro, Mariagiovanna Giordano


2AL – Liceo G. Galilei Spadafora, indirizzo Linguistico


My trip in Malta gave me very good feelings! First of all, the school environment was very nice, and the teachers were.  very gentle and

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