The “Cultural marathon” (6+) has been started in Russia on October 1st. It was reported by the press and mass communications agency of Udmurtia.
The marathon was launched on the International Day of Music.
The ministry of education, the ministry of culture of Russia and Yandex have opened a marathon as a part of the Culture for Schoolchildren project.
In 2020, it was dedicated to the culture of the peoples of Russia.
Schoolchildren, students, teachers and parents can take part in the event. To do this, you need to register on the site.
The main part of the project will be held from November 1st to December 1st. During this time, participants will answer questions online. It consists of the sections “Ornament and Décor”, “Music”, “Dance”, “Text’. After passing the test, the participants will learn new facts about the culture of the peoples of Russia.
During the marathon, meetings with outstanding cultural figures will be held.
The “Cultural marathon” is being held for the second year in a row. In 2019, more than 1 million adults and children joined the project, and more than 8 thousand teachers watched the webinars.