Thinking Through Films Pathways World School, Gurgaon
The History for Peace, an initiative of the Seagull Foundation for the Arts is facilitating a Social, Cultural and Political Cross Border Awareness Programme through the medium of films. The objective of the programme is to bring awareness towards building peaceful and resilient societies embracing the oneness of mankind.
Through this Programme, the students will also, get a chance to connect with other students globally.
A group of 30 students from PYP 4 and 5 are registered for the project. The programme began in December, 2020 and will continue till mid-February 2021.
Using fun age-appropriate films to spark discussions, the project entails 8 weekly sessions of 90 minutes each. Individual and group assignments form a part of the project for in-depth experiential learning of the concepts being explored.
The session is facilitated post-school hours and is conducted once a week. Students are enthusiastically participating in the sessions and diligently doing their home assignments.
This project offers opportunities for the students to explore global concerns including the environment, peace and conflicts, rights and responsibilities, migration and displacement, and governance across a variety of geographical and cultural dimensions.