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TurfHunt Introduced in the Svedish Kunskapsplattan

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March 6th, 2014|

An article of TurfHunt in Kunskapsplattan
The appblogger of Kunstskapsplatten has introduced TurfHunt to Svedish teachers.

Create digital treasure hunts and tips

TurfHunt is a treasure hunt or quiz where students solve problems and / or answer questions related to specific locations. The game […]

TurfHunt Courses Tought at University and Elementary School Level

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January 22nd, 2014|

Two courses will start next week where local teachers will teach students how to create treasure hunt games to be used in teaching and how to implement games in studies. Locatify’s CMS is a tool that can be used for […]

Icelandic Road Guide – App Created by Locatify

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January 20th, 2014|

Locatify has created an app which downloads information on Iceland from the book Vegahandbókin / Icelandic Road Guide which is the greatest pal both Icelanders and foreign travelers have had during decades on the roads in Iceland.

A great key to […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

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December 23rd, 2013|

Locatify would like to send you Season’s Greetings and wish you all a Happy New Year! We like to thank all our customers. This beautiful picture is drawn by the illustrator Freydís Kristjánsdóttir in the book Santa-Girl by Steinunn Anna […]

Christmas Game for Students at Sæmundarskóli

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December 23rd, 2013|

Children at Sæmundarskóli played a treasure hunt game their teacher Sólveig Rósa Sigurðardóttir made. The kids enjoyed walking around the lake Reynisvatn while solving challenges.

http://saemundarskoli.is/

Learning about the nature and geology

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December 16th, 2013|

Children and grown ups are learning about the nature and geology using TurfHunt in Gea Norvegiaca Geopark in Norway.

Here is an article written by Jane Dolvin about the experience of teaching using pads in the natue.  http://dinside.sparebankstiftelsen.no/ukategorisert/laering-med-nettbrett-i-naturen/

Promote GeoTourism – Efficient Meeting

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December 16th, 2013|

Efficient meeting at Locatify in November. The project with Geoparks is going strong.
The GEO2NOR project is designed to develop a high quality tourist offer and booking system for Natural areas in the NORA Region. The areas involved are in Iceland, Norway, Scotland, […]

Interactive books for children- Meeting in Riga

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November 12th, 2013|

We are working on the the project Interactive Books for Children supported by Nordplus and it is going great. Teachers and publisher from Denmark, Latvia, Faroe Islands and Iceland took part in a meeting in Riga in October.

The purpose of […]