Today, the grade 7 classes went on a field trip around the Nikolaikirche in Berlin-Mitte to discover medieval life in Berlin with a local archaeologist. The students were able to visit a live archaeological dig site just around the corner from the Nikolaikirche to learn about how archaeologists uncover buried secrets from the past.Continue reading
We invite all of the BCS community to this year’s theater performance „Nichts ist geschehen…!“ („Nothing has happened…!”) based on Max Frisch’s “Biedermann und die Brandstifter” on Thursday, June 6 in the auditorium of the Berlin Cosmopolitan School. There will be two performances: one at 3.15 pm and another at 6.30 pm. The play is suitable for people age 14 and older. Admission is free! We are looking forward to seeing you all!Continue reading
From May 23 to 26, the European Parliament will be elected for the ninth time in Europe. In Germany, citizens will be invited to the polling stations this Sunday, May 26. Last week, young people under the age of 18 were able to take part in the U18 European elections. BCS teacher, Mrs. Pietzner went with her ethics students to the polling station in Berlin-Mitte at the adventure playground.
Our ninth-graders visited the Stasi prison “Memorial Hohenschönhausen” together with their ethics teacher, Mr. Wehrmeyer. The students were given a guided tour and asked many questions. Their main question was: Why were Stasi officers and prison guards not called to account after reunification?Continue reading