1. Description of Our Community
Georgia is situated in the western and central parts of Transcaucasia. It is surrounded by the main Caucasian mountain range on the North and by the branches of the main range on the East and the South and the Black Sea on the West. The whole history of the country mostly lived on this territory. The state borders of irgia have been changing, expanding and In inking for centuries. The central region of Georgia is Kartli. The name of the people 'Kartveli' and the name of the country 'Sakartvelo' have originated from this word. The Georgians are one of the most ancient peoples in the world. In the third millennium BC there existed a single pre-Georgian language. The spoken languages Svanuri (in the second millennium BC) and Megruli (in the first millennium BC) were separated from the main language. The Georgian literary language was based on and developed from the Georgian language proper. The favorable natural conditions, diversity of her rich nature and the location on the cross-road of different great civilizations in different epochs. The routes connecting the East and the West, the South and the North functioned with various intensity at different stages of history. The geopolitical location was favorable for the contacts with other civilized countries on the one hand, but on the other brought country into the sphere of interests of great Empires. North Caucasian nomadic peoples also created great difficulties for Georgia, ravaging the country and settling on its territory during centuries.
2. Summary of Our Project
Our Web Project is about nature monuments , social and economical issues and also discussing ecological problems.
3. Our Computer and Internet Access
A. Percentage of students using the Internet at home:less than 20
B. Number of workstations with Internet access in the classroom:2-3
C. Connection speed used in the classroom:dial-up modem
D. Number of years our classroom has been connected to the Internet:2-3
4. Problems We Had To Overcome
Problems with english, lack of time, we also homework to do that's why we were short in time while doing this project. Technical obstacles were also not few. We had no experience in creating domains, designing sites. Also translating information from Georgian to English was very difficult. But we overcame the obstacles and solved the problems.
5. Our Project Sound Bite
It was a great experience! A real cooperative project and great opportunity to share, to teach, to learn, to enjoy and to live!
6. How did your activities and research for this CyberFair Project support standards, required coursework and curriculum standards?
Georgia is a mountainous country. The Northern geographical boundaries run along the Great Caucasian Range, which includes the Main Caucasian Range, and its other chains stretch to the South. The Southern boundary coincides with the mountainous system of the Minor Caucasus, including the Meskheti - Javakheti volcanic plateau. Between the Great and Minor Caucasus plains are located. The Western part of the country is washed by the Black Sea.