Encountering Slovak and German high school students in Prešov

Already 9 years are meet students from Evangelical High school in Prešov with students their partnership High school Friedrich Ludwig Jahn from German Grossengottern. Meetings are held every year in autumn, alternately in Prešov and in Grossengottern. In last days of 22. – 27. October 2014 hosted students from Prešov nine students a two teachers partnership school.

Within the varied program, which was prepared for them, German guests were discovered more about our country and our traditional usages. They learned much more about Prešov – Prešov monuments through exercises in couples. For better knowing the eastern part of Slovakia they visited Košice and had one-day trip to High Tatras and Levoča. Life in Slovak families had tried to in their host families. The largest space belong to exchanged the experience and discussion about theme, which are very closed young students from Slovakia and also from Germany. Students could used the unique opportunity to practically apply and improve their knowledge and skills acquired from the German under the extended German language teaching which ECG offers almost twenty years. Together with a good mood, enthusiasm, willingness were managed to resist unpleasant affect weather – rain, wind, frost. We look forward to the next meeting of the tenth anniversary in the school year 2015/2016.

In photos: Participants - students before the building Evangelical High school in Prešov, before coat of arms in Košice, High Tatras – Štrbské pleso.

Andrea Hanzová  | 3.11.2014

back to category

Grafické spracovanie:Ladislav Menyhart