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Fun |  Events |  01.04.20

Tests and Quests for Students Held on Mathematician Day

The Moscow Electronic School (MES) organized a selection of quests and tasks for Moscow schoolchildren for Mathematics Day, which is celebrated traditionally on April 1, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.   Students on self-isolation practice solving tasks in the “Logical Tasks” section, cope with 20 tasks according to proverbs and sayings with numbers

Fun |  Events |  31.03.20

Economics University Students Participate in E-Sports Competitions

On March 30, representatives of the G. V. Plekhanov Russian University of Economics announced that selection of students for sports teams in various cyber disciplines had begun, VM.RU reports.  All competitions are planned to be held in an online format. The first matches are planned to be organized in April 2020. Any student can apply

Fun |  Sports |  31.03.20

Student Chess Tournament to Be Held in Moscow Online

On March 30, a series of online chess tournaments for schoolchildren began in Moscow. Children of the 2006 year of birth and younger can take part in competitions, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.  The organizers of the competition are the Center for Patriotic Education and School Sports. In each age category, there

Fun |  Sports |  27.03.20

Sokolniki Park to Conduct Online Yoga Classes

Sokolniki Park will conduct educational and sports projects online, the press service of the park reports. On March 31 at 09.30 am a live session on hatha yoga will be held on Sokolniki Instagram-Page. The class will last about an hour on the muscles of the whole body, as well as breathing exercises.  The sports

Fun |  Events |  25.03.20

Schoolchildren Invited to Online Chess Tournament

The online platform ChessKing will host a remote chess tournament for schoolchildren and their parents, who should first submit an application for participation, the Moscow Mayor official website reports.  The tournament will help students diversify their leisure time during the quarantine. The matches will be watched by real professionals, namely the master of sports in

Fun |  Events |  25.03.20

New Moscow Libraries Launch Cultural Network Project

From March 25, the New Moscow libraries launch the Cultural Network online project, which is a thematic issue for every day of the week dedicated to cinema, art, books, and crafts, the Moscow Mayor official website reports.   The daily broadcast will start at 12 pm on the official pages of New Moscow libraries on the

Fun |  Events |  23.03.20

Russian Educational Portal Made List of Sources for Distance Learning

Moscow teachers use modern information technologies to conduct lessons online. Students have access to textbooks, interactive applications and tests at the Moscow Electronic School (MES).  A complete list of educational resources can be found on the distance education support portal. Teachers can conduct classes in group video chats. MES provides teachers and students with lesson scripts,

Fun |  Events |  23.03.20

Moscow Libraries Launched Online Projects for City Residents of All Ages

The Moscow library named after A. Gaidar on March 23 has launched the online project on its YouTube channel. Users can visit the personal libraries of contemporary Russian writers, listen to music concerts and excerpts from the works for children, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.  According to the press service of the

Fun |  Events |  21.03.20

Online Tournament for Schoolchildren to Be Held in Moscow

The online competitions among e-sports schoolchildren “Vacations on the Net” will begin on March 23. To participate in Dota 2 and War Thunder tournaments, pre-registration is required, the official website of Moscow Mayor reports.  According to the director of the Center for Patriotic Education and School Sports, Matvey Govoruschenko, the competition will be held every

Fun |  Events |  19.03.20

New Musical Show Launched on Radio Chanson

A new informational and musical show “The Evening Arrival” was launched on the Radio Chanson, VM.RU reports. Every Monday from 8 pm to 9 pm, the car observers Igor Sirin and Dmitry Malygin discuss the most interesting automotive issues.    It is noted that Igor is a popular car journalist, who for the past 6

Fun |  Events |  18.03.20

Today in Moscow Starts Parade of Planets

Moscow residents have a chance to watch the parade of planets on March 18 and 19, reports the press service of the Moscow Planetarium.  It will happen from approximately 5.30 am to 6.30 am Moscow time. The planets to participate are the Moon, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. Strictly speaking, there are only three planets, as

Insight |  Events |  14.03.20

Guinness Book Recordsmen Show Unique Trick at Novosibirsk Circus

Spectators of the Novosibirsk State Circus will be shown a special programme with a bear walking along the rope on its front legs, reports VN.RU.   Honoured Artist of Russia, Alexander Ivanov, said that six years ago, during a tour in Irkutsk, little boxes were brought to the circus. The drivers found the young wild animals

Fun |  Events |  09.03.20

Catsburg 2020: Moscow Held International Cat Show

On March 7, 8 and 9, the Crocus Expo exhibition centre hosted the 10th International Cat Show ‘Catsburg 2020’. In one room were presented over a thousand animals of 50 breeds. Separate stands on a special alley were allocated for the rarest individuals. There, visitors could meet breeders and ask them questions about caring for such