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Programme groningen 2012


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Programme groningen 2012

  1. 1. Programme 22 March till 29 March Dutch customs and etiquette
  2. 2. Thursday 22 March <ul><li>Estimated time of arrival at the train station of Groningen: 6:52 p.m. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Friday 23 March <ul><li>In het morning </li></ul><ul><li>8:30 a.m. : The students will have the opportunity to talk about the previous evening and the first acquaintance with their exchange partner. </li></ul><ul><li>At 9 a.m. we will have a short Dutch lesson followed by a tour through the school. </li></ul><ul><li>Break: 10:10 till 10:30 a.m. </li></ul><ul><li>At 10:30 some Dutch students will give a presentation about the Netherlands.The students have prepared posters with information about the Netherlands as well. </li></ul><ul><li>The students are going to make a typically ‘Dutch Delfst blue tile’. </li></ul><ul><li>In the afternoon </li></ul><ul><li>A quest through the city and a visit to the university museum. At 5 p.m. everyone has to be back at school. The Basque students will put their shoe at school (like hanging up a Chirstmas stocking = a Dutch St Nicholas tradition). </li></ul>
  4. 4. Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 March <ul><li>The students will spend these days with their host families and will follow the programmes the families have prepared for them (like a visit to the seal sanctuary or the cartoon museum). </li></ul>
  5. 5. Monday 26 March <ul><li>In the morning </li></ul><ul><li>9:00 </li></ul><ul><li>This morning is all about Dutch games, sports and the Dutch feast of St Nicholas. The students will be divided into 3 groups that will rotate. </li></ul><ul><li>Group 1: games </li></ul><ul><li>Group 2: sports </li></ul><ul><li>Group 3: bake ‘pepernoten’ and other St Nicholas treats </li></ul><ul><li>In the afternoon </li></ul><ul><li>We will celebrate St Nicholas in 2 groups of about 25 persons. The Basque students will also find out what St Nicholas has put in their shoes! </li></ul>
  6. 6. Tuesday 27 March: Amsterdam <ul><li>Today we will visit Amsterdam. We will have a guided tour under the ground, to learn about the Dutch underground system (still a work in progress) and visit the Anne Frank museum or the Rijks museum. Also, we will go on a tour through the city (and visit the Albert Cuyp market). </li></ul>
  7. 7. Wednesday 28 March <ul><li>In the morning </li></ul><ul><li>10:30 -12:00: The students will learn a typically Dutch song. Students who can play an instrument are invited to assist! </li></ul><ul><li>In the afternoon </li></ul><ul><li>12:30 – 1 p.m.: The Dutch and Basque students will ask each other questions about their country’s customs and etiquette. </li></ul><ul><li>1 -2:30 p.m.: The students will work on presentations for that evening. </li></ul><ul><li>2:30 - --: The students will have some time to go to the city centre and buy some souvenirs, etc. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>On Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. the students and their (host) families will come to school to have dinner together (a typically Dutch meal) and the students will give the presentations and sing the Dutch song. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Thursday 29 March <ul><li>At 10:07 a.m. the train to Schiphol leaves. </li></ul><ul><li>(Thank you and goodbye) </li></ul>