The summer ethnic school for children “In big, deep ocean” successfully finished



DSC06488The Society «ERFOLG» with the support of German Federal Ministry of the Interior affairs organized the ethnic summer school for children “In big, deep Ocean”. It was organized during the summer holidays from 29.06.2015. to 03.07.2015. There were 20 children in the summer school at the age 6-13 years.

Every day of the summer school started at 9 o’clock with morning exercises, which were followed by the German lesson. During the German lesson the participants had the opportunity to learn some expressions and basic words in German connected to the field of water.

DSC06691After lessons the children had a chance to have various creative workshops. Within workshops they made different stuffs related to the water. They created colourful fishes, the aquarium of their dream and also origami animals from the paper.

After a tasty lunch the participants had excursions, walks in the parks, watched cognitive cartoons, and learnt different interesting things about water from the presentations made by teachers. After the presentation about water they made some experiments with it. 

DSC06643During the school the children visited Ladgale Zoo and the Museum of water canal in Daugavpils. They get in touch with the history of water and they also learnt how the water is important for human beings in the Museum. During the visit to the Latgale Zoo the children learnt about the aquatic animals and learned more about their lifestyle. During the summer school the children enjoyed sunny weather in the park by playing various educational games.

At the end of the last day of the children school the children got the diplomas which proved their participation in this summer school and small presents.