2nd students meeting April 2017

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Report for the 2nd students’ meeting

At Integrierte Gesamtschule Thaleischweiler-Frõschen Germany 2nd – 8th April, 2017
Second mobility of students

Sunday 2nd April

Arrival day, students accommodated in host families, teachers at hotel.


Monday 3rd April

We started at 7.30. We presented ourselves by using pictures of our favorite shoes, and explaining why we picked them. The students were grouped and they had a question-game as a get to know each other more activity.

After a tour around the school and a presentation of the region, the students started making questions for the shoe company and creating a group logo.

We had lunch in the school canteen and continued the work on the logo. The group logo was presented to the whole group, and the students wrote the blog for the first day.  The teachers had a teachers meeting. The students finished at 15.30.


Tuesday 4th April

Preparations for our visit to the company started at school at 7.30. The train ride from Thaleischweiler-Froeschen to Hauenstein took around 30 minutes, and we had a guided tour around the company “Glaeserne Schuhfabrik”. The students took pictures and asked their questions.

After lunch we walked to the “Deutsches Schuhmuseum” and we had a guided tour there. We then had some free time at the “Schuhmeile” which is a street filled with shoe outlets. The day ended in Thaleischweiler-Froeschen at 17.00.


Wednesday 5th April

At 7.30 the student started the work on their shoe design. They drew a sketch, discussed the purpose of the shoe, the colors and how to promote their shoe according to the criteria. After lunch they started making a model of their shoe in clay. The teacher had a teachers meeting and the students worked on the blog. The workday ended with some activities in the gym hall.


Thursday 6th April

This day was set to be the cultural day and after preparations at school, the 1.5 hour bus ride to the city of Speyer started. We had a guided tour around the city.  Everyone had a choice whether to go to the “SEA LIFE” or the “Technical Museum”.  All the students and some of the teachers went to the museum. We were back at school at 18.00.


Friday 7th April

This was the last working day, and the students finished the shoe model and practiced how to promote it to the rest of the group. They also worked on the blog.

After lunch the 4 groups presented their product and explained their choices of design, colors, use etc. The teachers had a teachers meeting and the best design and presentation were selected.

In the evening, at the farewell party, the winners were presented. We had food, music and different activities prepared by both students and teachers at school.


Saturday 8th

Individual activities with host families.


Sunday 9th April

Departure day for all countries.


To find out, what students thought about this meeting, you will find in their blogs.