Madaa Creative Center - Silwan organized a cultural day for children entitled “A Journey through History”, it included several educational stations including the station of history, the station of popular games, cultural competitions and more, with the participation of tens of children.
Haneen Al Abbasi from the media department at Madaa said: “We started the day with a film about the history of Palestine, then a cultural contest took place with its questions centered on historical information about aPalestine; children were divided into three groups for this competition. The atmosphere was enthusiastic among children who were eager to learn more information through the competition. After that we moved to the popular games station, there was a Dabkeh performance by Madaa group of the Dabkeh folk dance. Also there was a poem read by one of the participants about the Palestinian heritage.”
Abbasi added: “We concluded the day by making a large map of Palestine using cardboard, and put the children's finger prints on the map using the colors of the Palestinian flag.”