Activities Gr 2018-19

Second Short-term exchange of groups of pupils in Hoogeveen, Netherlands 05-11 November 2018

The Greek students

The matching of the Greek students

Students introduce themselves before the Second Short-term exchange of groups of pupils in Hoogeveen

 

Hoogeveen Activity Program

Introducing the school of Hoogeveen to the students

Preparing for the Second short-term exchange of groups of pupils of in Hoogeveen, Netherlands

Places we are going to visit

Camp Westerbork in Drenthe

  

Camp Westerbork was a transit camp in Drenthe province, northeastern Netherlands, during World War II. Established by the Dutch government in the summer of 1939, Camp Westerbork was meant to serve as a refugee camp for Jews who had illegally entered the Netherlands. 

  

The 102.000 stones monument at Westerbork

  

Each individual stone represents a single person that stayed at Westerbork and died in a Nazi concentration camp.

Wildlands Emmen Zoo

  

Wildlands, also known as Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen, is a zoo in Emmen, the Netherlands. It opened in March 2016, replacing the Emmen Zoo. Wildlands is an adventure theme park with four main areas: Jungola, Serenga, Nortica and Animazia.

  

The most prominent feature of Jungola is the indoor tropical rainforest hall Rimbula, which at 18,000 m2 (190,000 sq ft) is the largest zoo jungle hall in the world and the largest greenhouse in Europe. 

  

NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam

  

NEMO Science Museum (from latin Nobody) is a science center in Amsterdam,  Netherlands. It contains five floors of hands-on science exhibitions and is the largest science center in the Netherlands.