HUMANISM CENTRERD EDUCATION FOR A PEACEFUL EUROPE
I.I.S.S. Carlo Maria Carafa
Mazzarino e Riesi / Sicily
15.4. – 20.4. 2018
15.4. Arrival day
After the flight to Catania and our arrival we met the other participating teams from Turkey, Bulgaria, Germany and Sicily. We all were guided through Catania to get to know the town.
In the evening we were driven to Riesi and Mazzarino where teachers and pupils were hosted.
16.4. Trip to Palermo
The whole group left Mazzarino and Riesi at 7.30 a.m. for the trip to Palermo. There we had an organised tour to the most important sights, city centre and harbour.
We returned at 10 p.m.
17.4. Meeting and welcome at school
9.00 a.m. arrival, then the headmistress and the school band welcomed the groups.
Afterwards tour through the school
Then group performances of ‘Fair play’ dances
Presentation of Tarantella
Everybody danced Tarantella as well as Bulgarian, Turkish and German national dances and the Austrian Polka.
1.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. lunch at the school restaurant in Riesi
3.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m. teachers checked humanitarian activities that had been planned before the meeting
Students played games in the gym with an emphasis on the values such as fairness, respect, tolerance
18.4. Visit of the school in Mazzarino
Meeting at 8.30
Planning of the final meeting in Turkey, students were in different classrooms.
11 p.m. Presentations of lesson plans and sports activities in the gym
Lunch at school
In the afternoon excursion to the Villa Romana del Casale
At 9.00 a.m. we had a walking tour through Mazzarino
Then we met the local authorities in the town hall
In the afternoon we walked to the castle in Mazzarino
At 6.00 p.m. began the closing ceremony at school followed by a buffet organised by the school restaurant
20.4. Departure Day
After a final tour through Catania we flew back to Austria
Mag. Seelmaier Elisabeth