During the morning hours the Multimedia Test took place. The students had an hour to answer all questions on a computer. Meanwhile the marking of the Field Work Exercise 2 continued for those who volunteered.
Before lunch one of the sponsors, Navitel, had a demonstration and exhibition – this was the beginning of the post-test programme.
From 15.00 on there was another cultural event: several craftsmen, dancers and singers performed shows and invited everybody to participate in the local traditions. Everybody had the opportunity to paint, make music, do smithing or braiding or took part in a traditional tea ceremony. And of course everybody had the opportunity to buy some handmade souvenirs.
From 20.00 to 23.00 the final presentations of all teams were conducted in the great assembly hall. All participants of the iGeo recieved a certificate and a huge gingerbread with a map of Tver region. Every team had four minutes to give an impression on the miracles of their country. There was a lot of dancing, singing and playing, there were a lot of videos and presentations – more or less serious. The danish delegation performed „The princess on the pea“ which was particularily funny as the group consisted only of boys. And there was a lot of laughter. The US had the last presentation and brought up some famous last words: „Come and see the US before they come and see you…“
But this night was only starting. Several team parties were held in different places. Close to my room the argentinian, serbian, polish, armenian and some other teams celebrated the iGeo and sang until 4.00. Next days breakfast was at 7.00…