Uusi Kipinä 3 Digitehtävät provides exercises in a digital format for the Finnish 3rd graders. It is a part of the Uusi Kipinä product family. Easy to use materials offer a large variety of activities for different kinds of learners.
The book has simple and and easy ways of collecting peer feedback.
Broad, open-ended assignments are split into smaller parts, which are easy to follow. The students can easily understand, what is required in the assignments.
Students can proceed independently in the book outside school hours and complete exercises also at home. Rabbit as the guiding figure will provide students with the main points from a textbook when needed.
Each chapter includes several exercises. Basic exercises are meant for all, whereas exercises marked with E are slightly easier versions. Exercises marked with Y offer additional exercise.
All the texts are included both in written and spoken format.
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.