兴文世界地质公园研学游活动开营了 Research Tour of Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark Begins
On March 22, the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark welcomed more than 2,000 students in Grade 8 of Gongle Middle School in Xingwen County, kicking off the 2019 Geological Science Popularization and Research Tour of the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark. The annual Geological Science Popularization and Research Tour of the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark officially began.
Under the guidance of science popularization teachers, the students visited the geological museum, clint groups, stone forest, fossil coenosis, Couple Peak, Tiankeng, Tianquan Cave and other representative rare geological sites, carefully watched the science popularization video of the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark, listened to the geological science popularization lecture themed on “Cherish Xingwen Karst”, and actively participated in the contest of geological science popularization knowledge, as well as team development training games. The activity site was quiet and noisy from time to time. The various voices of answering, cheering, applause and laughter intertwined, which made the scene atmosphere lively. At the same time, the Administration Bureau of the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark issued a certificate of completion of the Geological Science Popularization and Research Tour to the students who participated in the activity for encouragement and commemoration. Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark innovates in this year’s organization of events related to popularization of science. It integrates education with activities, allowing students to learn from sightseeing and to play while learning. With such efforts, they can get interested in learning geological knowledge.
Since its launch in 2005, the Geological Science Popularization and Research Tour of the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark for primary and secondary school students has gone through 15 years, and has received more than 200,000 primary and secondary school students in groups. During this period, the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark has continuously innovated the carrier of science popularization tour activities, carefully designed science popularization tour routes, improved the science literacy of science popularization practitioners, enriched the connotation of geological science popularization activities, and attracted more and more students to enter the Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark to carry out research tours.