Inspiring Person – Félix Rodríguez de la Fuente

Felix Rodriguez de la Fuente

ESP Toda una generación en España aprendió a amar la naturaleza gracias a Félix Rodríguez de la Fuente: Un naturalista y presentador de documentales sobre la vida salvaje. Su serie “El Hombre y la Tierra” se convirtió en referente mundial. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Félix dio valor a la fauna y la flora del país en una época […]

Always remember that you are unique… Recuerda siempre que eres única

You are unique - Escola Global

“Always remember that you are unique, just like everyone else” Margaret Mead, Cultural Anthropologist #margaretmead01 ESP “Recuerda siempre que eres único/a, igual que todos los demás” Margaret Mead, Antropóloga Cultural ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #escolaglobalschool #learningbydoing

Cabrera Island

Cabrera island

ENG Cabrera Island. It owes its name (‘goat island’) to the goats which were put on the island by the Romans for sustenance. This tiny island has been visited by Phoenician, Carthaginian, Byzantine and Roman civilizations, who used it as a refuge. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In the 14th century, a castle was built to protect the island […]

The Learning Journey / El viaje de aprender

The Learning Journey - Escola Global

I don´t think a day goes by without me learning something I didn´t know the day before. Sometimes it is the simples of things, the name of a butterfly that flew into the house and settled by a cupboard…

Benefits of Outdoor Play – Beneficios del juego al aire libre

Outdoor play - Juego al aire libre

ENG Six benefits of outdoor play: 1- Learning: Children learn through playing. 2- Creativity: imagination is stimulated in a less constrained environment. 3- Health: kids are more active and benefit from the fresh air. 4- Social skills: being outdoors gives a sense of freedom to interact with each other. 5- Happy and Calm: children burn […]

Vanessa Nakate – Inspiring People – Personajes que inspiran

Inspiring people Personajes que inspiran

#escolaglobalpersonofthemonth (ESP abajo) “In my country, lack of rain literally means hunger and death for the underprivileged”. Vanessa Nakate, 23 yrs old, climate activist from Uganda. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In January 2019, concerned about the rise in temperature in her country and its serious consequences, she began a solitary strike against inaction on the climate crisis. For […]

El Algarrobo – The Carob Tree

Outdoor play at EG

El algarrobo es un árbol tan común en Mallorca que casi no se le presta atención. Vive y crece con muy poco agua ¡Ideal para el clima mediterráneo! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Su fruto, la algarroba, es una legumbre muy nutritiva. En la escasez de la posguerra la algarroba se convirtió en alimento fundamental ¿Sabías que también se […]

Inspiring Person – Andy Goldsworthy

Inspiring People - Andy Goldsworthy

Escola Global Introducing a new series: #escolaglobalpersonofthemonth ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Today we are celebrating the work of sculptor, photographer, environmentalist and father of four Andy Goldsworthy. His extraordinary land art and site-specific sculptures are a source of inspiration for our outdoor art, science and meditative activities. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Working directly with nature, the materials he uses include brightly […]