Our international meeting took place in Berlin, Karow in March 2015.
On the first day the schools were received by the school band and a buffet. Later on, the students got to know their host families and had time to talk to each other. Additionally, the footprint-posters prepared for this meeting were hung and read examined by different members.
The very next day, a guided bus tour through Berlin was organized.
By this,we got an overview concerning Berlin and ist districts. After that, the students and teachers visited the Parliament. visited Furthermore, students from different schools in Europe were mixed together and made up groups. Each single group had to deal with a
"hotspot" in a specific district in Berlin. The students were given the task to find out different kinds of footprints of immigration in Berlin. In our groups, we exchanged much information concerning immigration, school, and the life in general.
On the last day, each group came together in order to sum up the results and create a poster representing a disrict of the respective hotspot. Besides, each group's leader presented his /her hotspot in public. Thus everyone got to know different kinds of footprints existing Berlin.
The last programe consisted of the meeting with the representative of a German party called "Die Linke" which took place in a conference room of the Parliament building .
The representative gave a speech followed by the listeners ' questions .
At the end of the day , the students got free time in order to spent some time with their frieds .
On Thursday , there was planned a farewell which i.a. the group from Waldbrl could participate in.
We set off early in the morning and arrived in Cologne at noon .
As a group we can say that this international meeting via the Comenius project let us gain much experience and make knew friends !