On November 28, the second Omnibus Festival was held grandly.This Omnibus Festival, with the theme of“exploration, experience and perception”, which has integrated aesthetic education into vivid activities, so that students could appreciate beauty, express beauty and create beauty in the process of experiencing history & culture, so as to improve humanistic quality. The activities of the Omnibus Festival were divided into four parts:Poster display and propaganda, historical film appreciation, cultural activities and the awards ceremony. The activities were wonderful, and all the students actively participated in, fully demonstrated their practical ability and innovation ability!
During the poster display and propaganda session, students displayed their posters carefully, while the judging panel (including Chinese &foreign teachers with some students from grade 11) graded the students on site, and at the same time put forward their own questions.During the activity , students have gotten the judging panel’s high recognition with their lively, impassioned and meticulous speeches.In the following movie-watching activities, students were divided into different groups at different palce to feel the intuition brought by the video, which made it easier to experience the scene and comprehend the history!
In the afternoon, the Omnibus Festival continued with the wonderful activities,such as “Trivia” , “Boat Building”, “Famous Speeches”, “Propaganda”,“Thanksgiving Recreation”,“ Virtual Field Trip ”and so on .It has broadened the children's horizon and stimulated their enthusiasm for thinking and participating.
The grand awards ceremony in the afternoon, as the main event, was the most eagerly awaited part for the students, also marked a successful end to the theme activities.The foreign teachers simply summarized the excellent performance of the students in the Omnibus Festival, then they announced the list of winners of each grade and awarded prizes for the students, gaving all the students the best wishes.Let’s meet the next Omnibus Festival!
Thanksgiving Day is on the fourth Thursday in November.Although it is a traditional festival in western countries, it is consistent with the education of traditional Chinese virtues such as respecting the old and loving the young.Be grateful and gratitude education is indispensable to every person in the world!“Gratitude education” is also called“love education”, which is a kind of emotional education, and let our children always bear a grateful heart, inherit and carry forward the fine tradition of our Chinese nation. Let love fill the whole world.
In this Thanksgiving Day activity, our school has prepared the exquisite Thanksgiving Meal, that our Chinese and foreign teachers together planed the activity site, which made the children understand the origin and significance of Thanksgiving Day! They should be grateful to their parents, teachers, classmates and themselves,but also be grateful to this great era and our motherland! The seeds of gratitude will be sown in the heart, in the future, our students will repay their families, our society and our country with their efforts and practical actions!
Although the theme activity of Thanksgiving Day is very short, the topic of gratitude will never end. I wish that the spirit of gratitude will be passed on to every teacher and studentthrough this activity!