X Journey - Operation Antivirus X: Game Summons Young People Journey X Operation Antivirus: Gymkhana calls on young people to unite to fight the coronavirus
Young people aged 12 to 25 can contribute to reducing the impact of COVID-19 without leaving home, and develop key BNCC skills at the same time.Assistir no YouTube
Young people from all over Brazil and the world are being called upon to unite in a gymkhana to fight the coronavirus, without leaving home. The Journey X Operation Antivirus gymkhana mobilizes young people aged 12 to 25 to create and apply solutions for various fronts of impact of the pandemic, such as helping risk groups, fighting fake news, thinking about solutions for the economy, the lack of water, health of the population and in addition to creating challenges according to the reality they live in.
Operation Antivirus is based on Jornada X, whose framework proposes a collaborative, entirely safe, fast, free and fun gymkhana. The idea was born from a provocation by Edgard Barki, from the Entrepreneurship Center of the Getúlio Vargas Foundation, to Edgard Gouveia Júnior, co-founder of LiveLab, who has already applied the format in other games, such as Primavera X, whose objective was to protect water sources Brazilian water.
“People have never been so connected and distant at the same time. This generation is being prepared to use its superpowers at this decisive moment. The time has come for these young people, who were born into a digital world, to gather their friends and technological savvy to come up with creative solutions to combat Covid-19.”
Edgard Gouveia Júnior - Livelab Founder and Pedagogical Coordination.
BNCC key competences
In the midst of a scenario in which it is still unclear how schools will adapt to isolation as a measure to contain the virus, the game is also an opportunity to develop 10 key competencies of the National Common Curricular Base (BNCC).
To understand reality, continue learning and collaborate to build a fair, democratic and inclusive society.
Scientific, critical and creative thinking: to investigate causes, develop and test hypotheses, formulate and solve problems, create solutions.
Aesthetic sense and cultural repertoire
To enjoy and participate in the various practices of artistic-cultural manifestation and production.
To share information, ideas and feelings through different languages and produce meanings that lead to mutual understanding.
To communicate, access and disseminate information, produce knowledge and solve problems with leadership.
To make choices aligned with the exercise of citizenship and their life project with freedom, autonomy, critical thinking and responsibility.
To formulate, negotiate and defend ideas, with an ethical position in relation to the care of oneself, others and the planet.
Self-knowledge and self-care
To take care of your physical and emotional health, recognizing your emotions and those of others, with self-criticism and the ability to deal with them.
Empathy and cooperation
To promote respect for others and human rights, welcoming and valuing the diversity of individuals and social groups.
To act with responsibility, flexibility and determination, based on ethical, democratic, inclusive, sustainable and solidary principles.
How to participate
To participate, simply register on the website:jornadax.com.br
Operation Antivirus has the support of a voluntary task force of gamers, programmers, designers, screenwriters, educators, administrators, doctors, architects, engineers, high school and university students, challenged to add their creativity and talents to operationalize the game.
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