The national competition for the 2012/2013 school year for the Kindergarten and Primary Schools announced by YOU DO in collaboration with Staedtler which invites children to discover the different types of homes, yesterday and today, present on the Italian territory and to collect the results of the research in an album, illustrated with drawings, photographs, collages, descriptions.
CONDITIONS OF CONDUCT AND PURPOSE OF THE COMPETITION
To all classes who want to participate, Staedtler will provide the drawing kits to contribute to the realization of the drawings, which must be delivered to the FAI by March 27, 2013.
The purpose of the initiative is to develop in children attitudes of greater attention and responsibility towards the Italian landscape starting from the observation of the places of living that have a particular identity value for the community and that strike their imagination in a particular way.
Participation in the competition is free: just download the registration form on the site www.faiscuola.it, fill it in and fax it back to the number 02-48193631.
Upon enrollment, classes will receive a teacher’s guide manual that illustrates the various operational phases and the drawing kit offered by Staedtler. In addition, they will have the possibility, using the appropriate access keys contained in the manual, to download also in-depth information and operating cards from the site.
The classes will compete for a national first prize and a second prize, which consist of teaching tools for the class, awarded by a qualified jury appointed by the YOU DO. New this year is the special FAI Friend Classes section: the classes registered or who will register with the FAI, in addition to competing for the assignment of national prizes, will participate in a further selection for the assignment of 20 regional prizes.
Finally, the classes enrolled in Country you go, home you find will be able to take advantage of another opportunity and participate in the world day of drawing World Kids Coloring Day 2013 promoted by Staedtler which takes place on May 6 every year and involves children from all over the world.
Registrations will open in January 2013 on the site www.world-kids-colouring-day.it and will give the enrolled classes the right to receive it Starter Kit 2013 – World Kids Coloring Day containing gadgets and useful material to set up the event.