Title: Science In Sports
Description of the Project:
A high school based in Turkey (Ayvalik) is the leader of the project ‘Science in Sport’, which aims to develop a formation, with two partners, on the multiple links between sportive activities and sciences: physiology, physics, mathematics and promoting individual, social and cultural benefits of sportive activities.
Science in Sport aims at raising awareness about individual, social and cultural benefits of sport through scientific knowledge.
• Formation program: Preparatory meetings with a visit of the Necmi Komili Junior High School project team in the partners’ countries. Training of 12 pupils with their accompanying adults for each of the 2 countries for one week in Ayvalik.
• Pupils’ age group: 12 to 18 years old.
• Project timeline: until 2nd of March 2020, discussions with partners for the submission of the application. August 2020, partners’ country visits. September 2020: ‘Science in Sport’ formation.
• Types of activities: theoretic classes, workshops, sports, games, cultural experiences and nature activities.
• Projects values:
-Personal development: identify bad habits and recognize benefits of healthy, active lifestyle.
-Safety: manage health and injury risks.
-Tolerance: cultural interactions and exchange of information about traditional sports and games.
-Equal opportunities: integration of at least 10% disabled or disadvantaged pupils to the formation.
-Girls and boys parity: gender-fair education throughout the formation; at least 40% girls.
-Cooperation: promotion of team building and non-violent behaviors.
Partner Sought: They are looking for 2 more partners -junior high school(s) or NGO(s)- from different countries in Europe.
Contact: Necmi Komili Ortaokulu