Dobar dan from CROATIA
Partners from Croatia are from the island of Korcula and the town of Slavonski Brod, along the River Sava (in the eastern part of Croatia in an area called Slavonia).We like the idea of your project and would like to get involved (March 04)
Nas vrtic, pored ostalog, posebno njeguje prava djeteta prema medunarodnom i nacionalnom programu, te smo svi zajedno odusevljeni ovim vasim projektom. Hvala.About our School (Djecji Vrtic, Korcula)
Dječji vrtić Korčula ustrojen je kao samostalna ustanova odlukom Gradskog vijeća Grada Korčule 22. veljače 1996. god. a taj dan je ujedno DAN VRTIĆA. ... Kadrovi su stručno zastupljeni, a nedostaje nam računopolagač s još pola radnog vremena, te psiholog, pedagog, med. sestra... Po jedna soba dnevnog boravka nalazi se u p.j. Račišće, Žrnovo, Pupnat, Čara i Lumbarda gdje je organiziran petosatni boravak, a smještene su u zgradama gdje su i osnovne škole. Vrtić u Korčuli nalazi se u prostranoj zgradi veličine 800 m2 i vanjskom prostoru s igralištem. U zgradi se nalaze četiri sobe dnevnog boravka za djecu od 3 do 7 god. , te dvije sobe za boravak djece jasličke dobi, kuhinja, radionica, blagovaonica, praona, sportska dvorana, kazalište lutaka i otvoreno potkrovlje. Hodnici su prostrani i bez stepenica te se koriste za razne aktivnosti. Prosječan broj upisane djece godišnje je 240. ...
We are a school from Korcula, Croatia. The building of our school is 800 m2 and we have outside space with a playground. In the building there are four large living rooms for children from 3 to 7 years and two large rooms for children from 1 to 3 yrs. We have a kitchen, dining room, wash-room, sport hall, puppet theater and covered terrace with a beautiful view of Korcula medieval walls. All our corridors are large and without any steps so we use them for various activities. There are about 240 children in the school.
What is important about our school?
We are a children's culture center using our cultural and natural heritage. We help children to develop a positive image of themselves, their identity and their belonging to this community.
We play moreska
too (a traditional sword dance and drama) and we have been on English, Czech and French television. We work in project healthy city
where we are involved in sport activities.
We have been awarded a lot of prizes: Prize of Korcula Town (in year 2000); 1st place for our painting Family
; 1st prize for project I love Croatia
; 2000/01 - Special Prize from Ministry of Education of Croatia for quality and creativity in work.About Korcula
Korcula is an island in Croatia ... "rich in art and culture, as well as beautiful nature such as numerous tiny and secluded beaches and bays, small and uninhabited islands and breathtaking views. The main town on the island itself is Korcula a typical medieval walled Dalmatian city, with its round defensive towers and cluster of red-roofed houses. (Edita
Easter in Korcula
At Easter children decorate hard boiled eggs and there is a very attractive religious procession around Korcula Old Town on Good Friday. (Edita
Read the WIZ information on CROATIA
Find out what is happening in the World. Read the latest news in NEWSLINKWe would like to thank Edita Marelic for the photo of Sv. Nikola, Korcula, and for assisting with the cultural exchange with the school in Korcula