Members of the Small Science Academy of Ukraine rest in Transcarpathia (PHOTOS)
60 talented children, most of them are the Small Science Academy of Ukraine members rest and study in summer school of Arts in Transcarpathia. Children from all over Ukraine listen to theory about the history and culture of our region and attend pottery and folk dance workshops within two weeks. The teachers of Transcarpathian regional center of scientific and technical creativity of students who are directly engaged in work with children in summer school claim that the new elite grow in Ukraine. ‘Children very quickly seize the subject, they are curious and focused on the final result’ – reports the technical and technological direction of SAS methodologist, ‘Geometrical modeling’ group leader Oksana Libak. And this is not a coincidence, because they are the scientific competitions’ winners and the pass to the summer school is a reward for the difficult academic year. They have managed to visit Uzhgorod and Mukachevo castle, museums, folk art and took a master class of wicker weaving in the village of Iza in Khust districts.
17 June 2012 12:37