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EXPO WEEK

LET’S CELEBRATE EXPO WEEK!

October 4th to 8th, 2020

There’s just One Year to Go until Expo 2020 Dubai brings together everyone from acrobats to academics, tech wizards to tomorrow’s leaders, and pop stars to pioneering thinkers; for an unforgettable celebration right here in the UAE, featuring 190-plus participating countries.

Expo Week is a chance for your school to join in the 12-month countdown until the first World Expo ever held in the Middle East opens its doors on 1 October 2021.

All week, teachers and students can choose to host entertaining and educational activities, both online and in schools, including creating fun Expo-centric projects and downloading learning resources.

What better way for your school to gain a tantalising glimpse into the magic of Expo 2020 Dubai?

Below you will find all the links you need to enjoy Expo Week! This include our online session “Hayyakum to Expo 2020 Dubai”, as well as all of our exciting Toolkits and relevant Learning Resources.

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Meet Rashid and Latifa, Your Expo 2020 Guardians

HAYYAKUM TO EXPO 2020 DUBAI

Online Session:
Date: 4th October 2020
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

‘Hayyakum to Expo 2020 Dubai’ is a live online session where you and your students can discover the fascinating story of World Expos and the innovations they introduced to visitors, going back almost 170 years, and explore the amazing ways that Expo 2020 Dubai will shape the future.

This fun-filled hour, complete with interactive trivia games on Kahoot, is open for parents, students and teachers who wish to attend from the classroom or the comfort of their own home.

Learn more and register

EXPO WEEK TOOLKITS

SHOW YOUR EXPO EXCITEMENT!
Make your school Expo-ready with a range of printable and digital assets including banners, mascots posters, flyers, PowerPoint templates and more.


ALL ABOUT THE BUNTING
Print out eye-catching decorative bunting, showing innovations that have been unveiled at previous World Expos, along with a brief and fun props like goggles, crowns and so much more!


A BETTER WORLD BEGINS WITH YOU
Teachers can harness their students’ creativity and imaginations into building a brighter future for all. This pack – which includes a teacher guide, handouts and a PowerPoint presentation – will help students to address global challenges, beginning with those that exist in their own communities.


HAYYAKUM ONCE MORE
If you’d like to delve deeper into our ‘Hayyakum to Expo 2020 Dubai’ session, download this pack which comes with a lesson plan, fun interactive activities and handouts, and an informative PowerPoint presentation for teachers to use.


LEARNING RESOURCES: What is a World Expo?

UAE Expo Adventure

UAE Expo Adventure

Age: Cycle-1 / Primary

Don’t forget your passport in this time-travelling ride through the history of Expo 2020 Dubai! Explore the evolution of the UAE's pavilions at previous World Expos and show your creativity by making your own passport stamp.

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Presenting Pavilions

Age: Cycle-2 / Middle

Sand dunes and forts have inspired the UAE pavilions at past World Expos, but which aspects of the nation’s rich heritage would you choose to showcase at Expo 2020 Dubai? Create a pavilion that you think best represents what makes the UAE so special.

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Presenting Pavilions
Hosting the World in 2021

Hosting the World in 2021

Age: Cycle-3 / Secondary

More than 190 countries in one city! That's what a World Expo can create – a chance to explore and discover different cultures, innovations and future opportunities, brought together via a shared theme.

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