Virtual Visit of Academia Carrara Museum in Bergamo, Italy 'Art is the lie that enable us to realise the truth', pablo picasso

Academia Carrara Museum

Authors: Scafati Miriam (Italy) & Ampla Maria (Greece)

About the project

Two partners schools are going to take a virtually visit to the museum of Accademia Carrara in Bergamo. Students are going to learn about the permanent collection and visit several rooms.

Learning outcomes

  • Students will improve their English skills and their ICT skills
  • Students will learn about Art and famous painters.
  • They will use specific lexis about Art and learn how to describe a painting
  • They will collaborate and share knowledge and experiences with other students
  • They will perform cross-curriculum work

Work process

  • Students will be dividen in groups of four.
  • They will introduce themselves by padlet and voki.
  • They will create a mind map of what kind of paintings they might discover at their virtual tour by popplet
  • Each group will choose and describe a painting, say who the painter is, when he lived, why he is famous. They will have also to create a digital label besides the paintint (fotobabble).
  • Their descriptions will be collected in a presentation by prezi.
  • Students create a visual dictionary with specific information about painters and paintings by tackk.
  • They are going to have fun and create puzzles with the photos of the paintings by jigsawpuzzle.
  • Each group will also create quiz by kahoot and send it to other groups.
  • The final work will be published in TwinSpace.

So, students will be acting as museum's guides and present different aspects of the permanent collection of the Gallery.


  • Website of the Accademia Carrara Museum
  • Online tools (padlet, voki, Prezi, fotobabble, Popplet, jigsawpuzzle, kahoot, wordl, linoit, google form, Twinspace)

Expected results

The schools will make a digital library by photos and videos of the gallery of the museum. Students will enjoy working in pairs with other students and like visiting a museum.


  • Students will answer a questionnaire (different kind of questions/ knowledge, feelings etc) by google form
  • They will write what they enjoyed most by linoit
  • Students will create a wordl by their impressions

Thank you !

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