Cittaslow Education Week

This project is part of Cittaslow Best Practices Contest 2017

Participated by Jeziorany

SPECIAL PRIZE FOR CITTASLOW EDUCATION 
Policies for hospitality, awareness and training 

Summary project​
From 20th September 2016 to  24th September 2016 there was  a Cittaslow week in Jeziorany.  

During the week at schools  there were classes to develop a subject of Cittaslow. 

Primary school students became acquainted  with the renewable energy sources and  they learned about the sources of renewable energy which occur in Jeziorany. They also had a task to solve crossword puzzles and make some paintings and drawings that symbolized the correct answers to the given crossword puzzles.

The aim of the junior high school students during classes was to mark on the map of Poland every Polish town that belongs to the Cittaslow network, and to assign to  each of the town a proper geographical land in which the town is situated. 

There were also open outdoors photography works hops – students were photographying  monuments in Jeziorany and they were studying the secrets of photography.  

They learned how to accurately give the character and visual appearance of the photographing objects. How to set the parameters for the objects and how to use the light and the weather.

The Vocational School Students during the Cittaslow week visited all the monuments and statues in Jeziorany. They also took part in a field game "..A long time ago, in Jeziorany " in which they had to solve some puzzles (ex.to find a well-known place in a town a ask citizens if they know why the place is famous).

Students had to do this in a certain time.

This way students learned  the history of the town, its plan and visited unknown places.  

Field game is an idea to discover once place of living in a new, dynamic, attractive and friendly way to all participants. 

It plays both children and adolescents. 

Preschoolers as well as all the schools’ students participated  in a game organized by the Sports and Recreation Centre in Jeziorany called "Dance with us-Snails".

Goal project
The dissemination of the idea of Cittaslow among young people from Jeziorany  

Result project​
630 students from primary school, junior high school and vocational school  attended the week of Cittaslow in Jeziorany.

  • The number of pupils who has gained knowledge on renewable energy sources  – 100 people.
  • The number of students, who has developed their awareness of waste segregation - 95 people. 
  • Number of students, who has learned that the slower life and place of work is better for new ideas - 500 people. 
  • The number of students who has raised their awareness about the history of  Jeziorany during the field game called "A long time ago in Jeziorany '' - 570 people. 
  • The number of students who has learned which of Polish towns belong to the Cittaslow network - 315 people. 

Finance (costs and benefits)​
Educational activities at schools were organized without any financial funds.

Motivation for the awards
From 20th September 2016 to  24th September 2016 there was  a Cittaslow week in Jeziorany.  During the week at schools there were classes to develop a subject of Cittaslow. Primary school students became acquainted  with the renewable energy sources and  they learned about the sources of renewable energy which occur in Jeziorany. They also had a task to solve crossword puzzles and make some paintings and drawings that symbolized the correct answers to the given crossword puzzles.

There were open outdoors photography workshops, by which students werephotographying  monuments in Jeziorany and they were studying the secrets of photography.  They learned how to accurately give the character and visual appearance of the photographing objects. The Vocational School Students during the Cittaslow week visited all the monuments and statues in  Jeziorany. They also took part in a field game. A long time ago, in Jeziorany in which they had to solve some puzzles in a certain time.

This way students learned  the history of the town, its plan and visited unknown places.  

Field game is an idea to discover once place of living in a new, dynamic, attractive and riendly way to all participants. 

It plays both children and adolescents. Preschoolers as well as all the schools’ students participated  in a game organized by the Sports and Recreation Centre in Jeziorany called "Dance with us-Snails".

630 students from primary school, junior high school and vocational school  attended the week of Cittaslow in Jeziorany.The number of pupils who has gained knowledge on renewable energy sources  – 100 people.The number of students, who has developed their awareness of waste segregation - 95 people. Number of students, who has learned that the slower life and place of work is better for new ideas - 500 people. The number of students who has raised their awareness about the history of  Jeziorany during the field game called „  A long time ago in Jeziorany '' - 570 people. The number of students who has learned which of Polish towns belong to the Cittaslow network: 315 people.  All Educational activities at schools were organized without any financial funds.