THE POWER OF MATH New!
Did you know that length can be measured in inches, spans or fathoms? Did you have the opportunity to use wooden calculators? Or maybe you are strong mathematicians and solve the problems like it’s a piece of cake? We have unique tasks from the 19th century for our math-gourmets. We invite all math-lovers and those who think they don‘t understand the magical power of numbers. We promise that our new educational program - „The Power of Math“ will charm every participant.
Oriented to 1st-4th grade students, 5th-9th grade students. Duration: 45 min.
ONE DAY AT THE INTER WAR SCHOOL
Look at the world through the eyes of the student from the beginning of the 20th century. Sit at the inter war student’s desk and learn about the battles of Lithuanian heroes, read patriotic poems, solve unusual problems. Catch the spirit of the inter war school!
Oriented to 4-9th grade students. Duration: 45 min.
HOW DOES MY DAD READ
Come and play the theatre. Choose a character you like. While reading roles from a book published specially for this educational activity learn the language of theater and enjoy the fun of reading!
Oriented to 3rd-5th grade students. Duration: 45 min.
LEGENDS IN THE NATURE
When was the last time you were in a forest? Did you hear what the trees and birds were talking? Come and find out how our ancestors communicated with the surrounding nature, learn its symbols and create your own musical legend.
Oriented to preschool children and 1st-3rd grade students. Duration: 40 min.
CALLIGRAPHY AT THE INTER WAR LITHUANIAN SCHOOL
Do you know what kind of desks your grandparents used to have at school? Have you tried to write fancy letters in calligraphy? Come and find out, try and enjoy your remarkable abilities.
Oriented to 1st – 4th grade students. Duration: 45 min.
HOW DID MY ELDERS PLAY?
When there were no TVs and computers, children and adults used to create a variety of games. Do you want to know what kind of games your elders played? Do you want to play? We are waiting for you!
Oriented to preschool children and 1st – 3rd grade students. Duration: 40 min.
AND TODAY’S YESTERDAY’S SCHOOL
Scholasticism, trivium, seven free arts. You don‘t know what that is? Avoid the nudge with a rod, join to the theatrical tour, read school readings from the 18th century in Lithuanian, admire the achievements of Vilnius University, find about the challenges that the Lithuanian language had to overcome at the end of the 19th century, feel what it means to kneel on peas… Learn about the rich patriotic inter war school spirit. Take a look at the students’ belongings, children fight trophies from the 2nd half of the 20th century and let yourself wander through the recent history…
Oriented to 5th – 12th grade students and those who enjoy memories of the school. Duration: 45 min.
THE ROAD OF SCRIPT
Learn the history of script. Find the original writing materials at the museum exposition. Write on the wax boards and slates!
Oriented to 5th – 12th grade students. Duration: 55 min.
THE SECRET SCHOOL OF THE 19TH CENTURY
Experience the real fate of the book smuggler, secret teacher, student from the secret school from the 19th century – the years of Russification and banned press in Latin script during the staged game at the museum exposition.
Oriented to 5th – 9th grade students. Duration: 45 min.