International week began right after the finale of Chinese culture week. Students got to know more about traditional cultures while exploring the variaty of internaitonal cultures. Themes culture weeks in HD Ningbo School provides more oppotunities for students to explore cultures outside classroom.
HD Primary School
International Week is a time when classes spend some time focusing on a particular country. They study the culture, games, dances, songs, food etc. of the country. Teachers have chosen countries they have an affinity with and can get resources.
On Thursday 31st in Lessons 6 and 7students had the opportunity to “travel” to the countries and get their International Week Passports stamped.
As well as studying a country students continued with their regular English classes and had some Chinese and mathematics done.
The colorful paper Mexican hats
Listen to the stories
The snowman singing: "Here comes the sun, dudududu."
Canada: clay figurines of ice-hocky.
New Zealand flags
Playing pinata together
Pre School made Pavlovas
Children made Italian style pizza
HD Secondary School
Last week there were a few different activities in what was called International Week.
Monday: Western dance/party games with prizes
Tuesday: Games in hall & field based on Students’ choices
Wednesday: Irish social dance - the heel toe polka
Thursday: House party dance & games competition.
Garry introduced the heel toe polka to the students
Students dancing together
It was a valuable week of learning and helping achieve our goals of developing globalised Chinese students.