In the contemporary world, the discussion of digital literacy and digital competences is a huge issue. Technology leads our lives every day in all aspects of life; we deal with coding everywhere around us. To thrive in tomorrow’s society, young people must learn to design, create and express themselves with digital technologies. We have a generation that needs to know about coding and robotics. That is the reason why there is a need to focus on training young children by dealing with technology in the classroom. Understanding coding helps students to understand their daily life better and the nature of the world around them
Exciting days in our site www.codebotting.euweb.is Now Estonia has join Iceland and has put their project on the site. Next step is to blog about the progress in next project and tell us about ours brilliant students and their works.
Spain, a country on Europe’s Iberian Peninsula, includes 17 autonomous regions with diverse geography and cultures. Capital city Madrid is home to the Royal Palace and Prado museum, housing works by European masters. Segovia has a medieval castle (the Alcázar) and an intact Roman aqueduct. Catalonia’s capital, Barcelona, is defined by Antoni Gaudí’s whimsical modernist landmarks like the Sagrada Família church.
King: Felipe VI of Spain Trending
Dialing code: +34
Population: 46.57 million (2017) World Bank
Did you know: Spain is the fifth-most-populous European Union member state (46,659,302)
Iceland, a Nordic island nation, is defined by its dramatic landscape with volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and lava fields. Massive glaciers are protected in Vatnajökull and Snæfellsjökull national parks. Most of the population lives in the capital, Reykjavik, which runs on geothermal power and is home to the National and Saga museums, tracing Iceland’s Viking history.
Population: 338,349 (2017) Eurostat
Currency: Icelandic króna
Ethnic groups (2017): 91% Icelandic; 4% Polish; 5% other
Destinations: Reykjavik, Þingvellir, Jökulsárlón, Vík í Mýrdal,
Finland is a Northern European nation bordering Sweden, Norway and Russia. Its capital, Helsinki, occupies a peninsula and surrounding islands in the Baltic Sea. Helsinki is home to the 18th-century sea fortress Suomenlinna, the fashionable Design District and diverse museums. The Northern Lights can be seen from the country’s Arctic Lapland province, a vast wilderness with national parks and ski resorts.
Population: 5.503 million (2017) Eurostat
Points of interest: Suomenlinna, Santa Claus Village, MORE
Official languages: Finnish, Swedish
Estonia, a country in Northern Europe, borders the Baltic Sea and Gulf of Finland. Including more than 1,500 islands, its diverse terrain spans rocky beaches, old-growth forest and many lakes. Formerly part of the Soviet Union, it’s dotted with castles, churches and hilltop fortresses. The capital, Tallinn, is known for its preserved Old Town, museums and the 314m-high Tallinn TV Tower, which has an observation deck.
Population: 1.316 million (2017) Statistics Estonia
President: Kersti Kaljulaid
Points of interest: Vanalinn, Lahemaa National Park, Toompea,