1st day of spring – Romania

Technological High School Hîrlău organised the celebration of the EQUINOX on 21st of March 2017.     The activity consisted in two PowerPoint presentations; first about the celebration of the equinox/the first day of spring and another about equity. The activity was held with teachers, students and parents together. After the presentations, The EU club participants took part in a debate.     The participants received at the end … Continue reading 1st day of spring – Romania

1st day of spring – Greece

Livanio Geniko Lykeio Kardamylon celebrated the Spring Equinox, on 21st March, 2017.In the event took part the students and their parents involved in the project. The meeting had a great success. The participants attended a presentation about the Equinox and the different customs around the world. In Greece there is not a special custom for this day, but we celebrate the coming of spring with … Continue reading 1st day of spring – Greece

1st day of spring – Latvia

According to the PIE project plan, Daugavpils Secondary school 16 organised the celebration of the EQUINOX. It was celebrated on 23rd March, 2017. The school principal, Ms Olga Dukšinska welcomed the parents and students involved in the project. All participants, the members of the EU club and some parents were acquainted with the PowerPoint presentation about “THE CELEBRATION OF THE SHORTEST DAY”. The EU club … Continue reading 1st day of spring – Latvia

1st day of spring – Poland

Last Wednesday, 21.03.2017, our whole school celebrated the first day of spring. In Poland every school celebrates this event, because this is the day, when our students don’t take part in traditional lessons. We also have habits associated with this day. Marzanna is a typically Slavonic custom, still quite popular in Poland. Originally it was connected with seasonal rites and the idea of death and … Continue reading 1st day of spring – Poland