Dissemination about Estonia for students

Today students told to all the pupils in the school about their experience during the mobility in Tallin: main monuments, language, food, school and in particular about hosting families.

It was funny to remember this wonderful week!!!

The diary of the second mobility in Estonia: 13th-19th of May

Today 3 teachers and 6 students leaved from Bologna to Tallinn.

The new adventure has begun: they are going to do an amazing experience in a new country, to know a new culture and different people.

They are very happy and excited: students knew theirhostings families during a dinner together.

Enjoy this week!


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DAY 1

A sunny day in Tallinn today!!!
Teachers arrived at 9.30 at Peetri Kool where Estonian teachers and students were waiting for them; students attended the lessons.
Then a great Estonian performance with traditional dances and songs.

After that, we visited their school and…. wow!!!

They have also a wood classroom and a kitchen where the students can cook .

At 12.40 we had lunch in the school canteen: a tasty chicken, rice and salad for us!
In the afternoon the rehearsal of the play ‘Tapestry’.

DAY 2

a new day in Tallinn!

Teachers attended lessons while students were rehersed Tapestry.

Lunch in the school canteen.

Teachers had a training about evaluation and estonian Education and students were involved in a workshop.

During the afternoon we went to the Estonian Open air museum for a school lesson in the old days. We read and wrote in estonian!!!

DAY 3

A hot sunny day in Tallinn today!
At 9.30 ready in front of the hotel to leave and visit the old town.
We were so excited!!
We visited it and a guide explained us about their story; we had also the chance to visit Linnamuseum.
At 12.30 a great lunch at F-HOONE: salad with salmon, meat, potatoes and crepes with ice cream for dessert!!
In the afternoon we cought the bus and came back to school: we had the rehearsal of the play ‘The tapestry’.
Students came back home with their Estonian families.

What a great day we’ve had!!!

DAY 4

After the rehearsal of the Tapestry in the school, we leaved for a trip.

Where? In the Forest and Viru bog: many tall trees, bogs and plants of berries. A very nice walk to descover this land.

Then a delicious and typical lunch in the middle age at the Rakvere Castle. We had an adventurous workshop and we lived a scary route: only the braves had finished it!!!
At the end we tried some medieval swords and we had time to play with ancient games!!!

It was very funny!!!

DAY 5

Today unfortunately is the last day in the school!!!

First the rehearsal of the play, then the video and at the end the performance. Students were so good actors and the show was amazing.

In the evening we had an estonian dinner in the Viking village: all together parents, students and teachers to celebrate the end of this wonderful experience!!!

DAY 6

Today the students spent their time with the estonian families!

Meeting at the airport and we left for Italy!

23.15: the flight lended in Bologna Airport and students hugged their parents!!
Thank you to everyone for this amazing experience! Italian Euroknitters we are proud of you!!!

ACTIVITIES ABOUT ESTONIA IN THE CLASSROOMS

During this month students made some activities about Estonia and Tallin: they watched videos, pictures to know this country and its culture. In particular they learned some words, numbers and sentences in estonian language.

They did a big flag too with the emblem of Estonia.

“Tapestry” Part 2

Today in J.F.Kennedy school students who will leave for Estonia presented a Power Point about this country.
Then the second part of the play “Tapestry 2”: great performance! Knitters, children, hunters, blue birds, slaves, horrible beings and evil beings, together created a very interesting tale!

Congratulations to the actors and to all the teachers!!!