Manabua is a multilingual digital learning material for primary education grades 3 to 9 that explains elementary school concepts and keywords in a way that makes them easier to understand.
Manabua brings a new way to learn; prepare, repeat topics and concepts on your own. The platform contains short, easy-to-understand videos about different subjects and topics. All of the videos include a short quiz about the concepts and by answering it, students can test their understanding of the content. In connection with the videos, you can also learn related vocabulary in several different mother tongues.
Manabua contains materials for biology, physics, history, chemistry, geography, mathematics, religion and social studies.
Students can check out the explanations for the key terms in multiple languages.
Viewing the translations side-by-side supports learning.
Manabua's short videos explain the key terms in each subject topic, concept lists support the learning process and finally with the quiz, students can test their knowledge.
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.