Teps Erasmus+ trip to Spain from 27th – 31th March 2017.
Anton, Willy en Els meet and greet with the colleagues from Turkey, Czech Republic, Estonia and Spain. This week we are visiting CEIP Divino Maestro in Los Molinos.
On Monday 27th of March we arrived in Madrid. On Tuesday we went to the school Divino Maestro. After the welcome of the principal José Antonio González Illera and the introducing of each person, we visit a classroom. 10 groups of children were sitting with the technical boxes and they explain ed and worked with the boxes. The children were friendly and spontaneous and were very good at working together.We also visits classrooms.
We were invited into the boardroom and we got a book handed over the place Los Molinos.
After work we walked along in “Calzada Romana in Cercedilla.
On Wednesday we visit the school “Principe Felipe” San Sebastian de los Reyes.
Here we also saw the children working with the technical boxes.
After that we visit MUNCYT (National Museum of Science and technology in Alcobendas. This museum promotes knowledge, culture and science education through scientific and technological historical collections.. We saw for instance: a journey through the history of the microscope, Spanish Innovation, space and time.Early in the evening we spent a nice time in Madrid. We walked along The Royal Palace, The Cathedral de la Almudena, Plaza Mayor, Sol.
On Thursday we visit the school “Padre Soler”San Lorenzo del Escorial. A school with Music! The children worked with the technical boxes. What a kindness, musicality, a discipline and what a cooperation! After visiting the school, we went to the Monastery of San Lorenzo del Escorial.
The Escorial is the huge monastery complex of Filip II of Spain. A castle, a monastery and a royal mausoleum become one.
Children working with boxes.
In the evening we had an evaluation over the past week. It was a fantastic, friendly, well organized week. We thank José Antonio and his team for the attention, for the nice welcome, for their time, for organizing everything, the activities in and out of the school.
Friday, our last day of the TEPS-project. We had a short visit at the school “El Peralejo in Alpedrete.
school with Art and Science. It was nice to see the students working with the boxes. In the afternoon we went by train to Segovia. When you entered Segovia you see a spectacular Roman aqueduct. A beautiful place with a wonderful cathedral.
Time to go home. Thanks for everything. Spain colleagues thank you for your warm welcome. We are looking forward to our next meeting.
BYE Y GRACIAS ! Willy en Els