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International Week Review



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


Paper dolls

 

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

 


Baking 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

 


Demonstration

 






Students dancing together

 

It was a valuable week of learning and helping achieve our goals of developing globalised Chinese students.