Scoala Altfel

Orientation

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Starting in 2019, we introduced a new activity under the Școala Altfel program, namely the Orientation. The main objectives of the program are to acquire basic knowledge such as: – correct use of a map, positioning into fiels – using the main information on a map: scale, equidistance, legend. – taking the direction of the […]

Scoala Altfel

From Oravita to Garliste

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One of the great attractions of Banat region is Oravita-Anina railway. It was inaugurated in 1863 (being the oldest mountain railway in our country) and its short route of just 33km is spectacular with no less than 14 tunnels and 9 viaducts. The difference in level that the train wins between the two terminals Oravita […]

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Find the treasure

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Last week at the summer school we made a small trip. The theme of the trip was to use the map for field orientation. But because we are still small and we want everything to be a play we have discovered the route using the clues. A cross made out of trees, a banquet in […]

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Indoor Activities

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The “Scoala Altfel” program is a good opportunity to learn things that are not necessarily in school curriculum. In this category goes trekking with all the “disciplines” that include: orientation, nutrition, equipment, visiting rules of the national parks and of the protected areas. Such information can of course be best assimilated “in the filed” during […]