Comenius 2013: Comenius 2013 Student’s name School year SES Vallbona d’Anoia: SES Vallbona d’Anoia History The history of this high school is too short but even so, his history has experimented a lot of changes . The origin of this high school begins in Capellades, where there was many people . They think that they can built another high school near them , for all the people who was not from Capellades. PowerPoint Presentation: So they built this high school. This is why we talk of SES (Section of Secundari Education). And also there are all the projects (like comenius or exchanges), or all the decorations things and functional things that were included while we were there. It will have a long and a nice histroy! PowerPoint Presentation: General description We do the classes on barracks . We have laboratory , classroom of technology , and we also have sports centre. There we do physical education . There is a “bar”, too . When it’s break time , there we can buy our breakfast or warm us. In the break time , we also can play in the field , or in the table tennis. PowerPoint Presentation: Here are some pictures of the high school. PowerPoint Presentation: Location Our high school is located in Vallbona d’Anoia, near Igualada, in Catalonia . Number of students and teachers Students : 369 Teachers:34 Studies The studies are 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th of ESO. PowerPoint Presentation: Home villages of students (Vallbona d’Anoia, La Pobla de Claramunt, St. Joan de Mediona, St. Pere Sacarrera and Cabrera d’Anoia). They are all located near Vallbona d’Anoia, and they were going to Capellades before the separation . Catalan Culture in l’Anoia County: Catalan Culture in l’Anoia County Folklore Sardanes The “sardana” is a typical dancing of Catalunya, seen as the nacional dance . It is a collective dance that men and women dance in a circle holding their hands and tapping with their feet on the floor following the rythm of the song . PowerPoint Presentation: Ball del Roser It is a party dedicated to the mother of jesus of the rose , the patroness of Vallbona d’Anoia. It consist in a typical ceremony , and later a typical dancing . Anoia Folk This is a festivity of folklore music. It is in the castle of La Pobla de Claramunt. There are some bands that play folk songs , and there is also a contest . PowerPoint Presentation: Castellers They are human towers , consctructed typicaly in Catalunya since the eighteenth century . It is made on festivity , and it is made without any machine . The tallest tower is with 10 levels , with three people for level . It is a cultural heritage since 2010. PowerPoint Presentation: Falcons It is an acrobatic demonstration . It remember the “castellers”, but their constructions are more imaginative , and more variately . Their figures, usually are static , but it is important the dynamic apperance and the choreography . PowerPoint Presentation: Gegants They are figures of giant dimensions. They represent kings or nobles with traditional clothing . They are important in the local festivals as the “capgrossos”. Giant : vertical figure , representing a human , but giant . It is drive by a human that stays inside the giant . It is a symbol of colective cooperation and festivity . PowerPoint Presentation: Capgrossos They are a figures that remember a head of a person , but they are bigger . They are heads that are subjected in the shoulder of the people who carry them . They are typical for the local festivitys , as the “gegants”. PowerPoint Presentation: Food and drinks Tomato on bread It is typical of catalonia . It consist in bread , with tomato on it. It can accompany sausage with beans . Calçots It is a roasted spring onions , that are accompanied with a sauce , called “ salvitxada ”. Tomato on bread PowerPoint Presentation: Cava It is and sparkling wine produced in Catalonia . It is like the champagne , but from Catalonia . It is produced by fermentation . It is made as the french method for do champagne . It is made with three types of grape : “macabeu, parellada i xarel·lo) PowerPoint Presentation: Vi It is a drink obtained from the alcoholic fermentation of the grapes juice . The wine can be: black , white , pink or sparkling . The mediterranean climate is perfectly for the elaboration of the wine . Hidromel It is a drink obtained from the fermentation of the mixture of water an honey . Catalans in the world: Catalans in the world Mercé Rodoreda i Gurguí She was a Catalan writer . She lived while the second world war , and she has to be exiled , like others writers . She likes to write , but also she painted , write poems and wirte theatre scenes . PowerPoint Presentation: Joan Oró i Florensa He is a biochemist . His studies have been crucial for understand the origin of life in our planet . Hes has cooperat with the NASA, in some projects , like : project apol·lo and project viking . Hes has some awards for his discoveries , and also there is an asteroid in his name ( the number 25472, with the name Joanoro ). Hes also write 30 books of science an published 350 articles in science magasines . PowerPoint Presentation: Kilian Jornet i Burgada He is an athlete who skies in the mountains and runs . He is famous for his facility to run up a mountain and run down it. He has a project , Summits of my life . His purpose is to climb in the less possible time some mountains , and do the record. There is also the Kilian’s Quest. It is promoved by Salomon , and wants Kilian to do some important records. PowerPoint Presentation: Joel Joan He is an actor, guionist an a catalan director. He has been actor in great catalan series, and also in important catalan movies. He has write some books andtalk in the radio. He is an important catalan actor. PowerPoint Presentation: Joan Miró i Ferrà He was a painter and a catalan sculptor . He painted or sculpt some of the more important things in catalan art, like “la masia”, “el carnaval d’Arlequí”, “dona i ocell” o “ femme ”. PowerPoint Presentation: Pau Casals He was an important catalan musician . He has composed the song “el cant dels ocells”, a symbol of peace in all the countries, especial in Catalonia . He has play a lot of concerts in America , and also he has say a famous speech . It starts with : Im am a catalan . He was purpose like a candidate in the Nobel of the Peace. John F. Kennedy gives him a medal of the liberty . PowerPoint Presentation: Carme Ruscalleda She is a catalan cooker . She is the first catalan xef, with three michelin stars . She has two restaurants, one in Catalonia , with three michelin stars , and another one in Japan , with two michelin stars . She cooks traditional dishes , but she changes the dishes with special ingredients. Conclusion: Conclusion I like to do this powerpoint, and I also think that it has been faster than the other (for go to polonia). This contest has been more funny because there was diferent things to do (powerpoint and the theatre). I know that the last conest we do the photos, but it was so faster to do.