The 13th National Chil
The 13th National Children’s Assembly took
place this year under the
title of “Türkçem, Benim
Ses Bayrağım” at Akçiçek
Art and Culture Center.
The organization was held
with the participations of
KSK rotary club, EÇEV
and Konak City Council.
The participant schoolsÇamlaraltı Koleji, Bahçeşehir Koleji,Özel Çakabey Okulları, Ege Çağdaş Eğitim Vakfı, Özel EgeLisesi, Gelişim Koleji, Haldun Koşay
Anadolu Lisesi,Rota Koleji ve Işıkkent Eğitim Kampüsü- also made
the organization fruitful. The assembly was directed by the journalist
Y. Bekir YURDAKUL who has been the representative of Izmir Institute of Language.
The main topics of the assembly which were language
problems and language degeneration were discussed.
The participant kids had a
chance to realize how aware
they were of the subject,
which in turn was an
enlightenment for them for
the future of language.
We as Ekin College were highly honored
with the expectations of
our students from their
staff and their teachers
as they had a chance to
express these expectations through media.
Orienteering as a Discipline – II
Symposium was held at Ekin College Campus
on 12th January 2014. The symposium was
carried out with the cooperation of Turkish
university, Konak mayoral office, and Zigzak
gave a great
invitees. It was
achievement to have guests with their
presentations from 2 countries and 9 cities, 6
workshop exhibitions, 4 university reps and
295 attendees. One of the best presentations
came from the teachers in our school. The
people attending this event all agreed that the
next event should be held in the Ekin campus
as there are
becasue of the
the school and
vast area of the
competitions of İZOG
2014 will be held on
10th-11th May. We
were very proud to
have hosted such a
This car was made between the years
of 1938-2003.More then 21.5 million
Beeteles were produced.The car was
designed with the request of Adolf
Hitler. The details of the car were
designed by Hitler himself. But the
original design belongs to Ferdinand
Porsche. On the steering wheel there
are some symbols like water, castle
and a dog. Water
means that the car
moves like water, the
steadiness and the dog
A few years ago, the company produced a
new beetle which is more modern and
looks rebellious but still like the classic
Yandex was founded in 2000. The aim of the company is to find
an answer for the users’ questions. It is the best search engine
in Russia and it has the fifth place in the world.
This company has also a mail service. Its name is Yandex Mail.
Its goal is to provide connection between users. It is very useful
because if you use Yandex Mail you can control all your mail
accounts. For example when you use Yandex Mail you can
check your Gmail or other mail accounts.
This company has also a disk. Its name is Yandex Disk. Its
goal is to protect users documents. If you want to register to
use Yandex Disk, you must create
a Yandex account. It is very useful
because you can reach your
documents from all computers.
The web browser Yandex Browser
was made in 2012 by Yandex. You
can download it on Yandex’s
website. It is a very fast web
browser and it has a lot of
advantages. That’s why Yandex
Browser is very useful.
Mehmet Cengiz Öz was born in Cleveland in
1960. He graduated from Harvard University. He
married Lisa Öz. Mehmet Öz was not only surgeon
but also writer and a talk-show speaker. He has
expertise of Minimally invasive heart surgery,
Cardiothoracic surgery, Mitral and aortic valve
surgery, adult cardiac transplantation,
Coronary by bass
surgery. Also he has
some prizes from
surgeoning, like the
one from American
Medicine and Surgery. Now he is working at New
York Presbyterian Hospital.
Holi Festival is
an ancient Hindu
It’s also known
as The Festival
of Colours. Even
though it’s a
Hindu festival, it
has become popular with nonHindus
different nations, especially in South Asia.
It’s celebrated in Nepal, India and in other parts of
the world that have a significant population of
Hindus and Indian people.
Celebrations start with a bonfire named Holika, the
night before Holi. The next morning, everyone, no
different they are
and have fun with
This takes place
in the streets,
parks, everywhere in the city. People sing and dance
and eat some delicious food. In the evening,
everyone put some clean clothes on and visit their
families. It’s a national holiday in India.
Each year the school
plans and organizes motivational activities for the
them for the challenging
exams. This year they
enjoyed a nice breakfast
and a bowling tournament.
Trick or Treat, Give me
something good to eat, if
you don’t I don't care, I will
pull your underwear.
This is how our cheerful kids
“Ulkem Yedi Renk” represented the culture and traditions of the fascinating Black
Sea region. (left)
Students had another wonderful celebration on 9th
October like the years past.
It was not only the
kids who had fun.
Teachers also had a
great time on 24th
December on teachers’ day. (left)
Ramazan Oktem and
his mind challenging
activities in one of
The person who takes roles in movies or
A different name for a ‘’Lawyer’’.
A person who works in a school and gives
information to the students.
Someone who designs things.
Who did the things on the road and buildings
Who heals patients?
People with the ability of singing.
There is a 31 year old
Chimpanzee that knows how to
start fire and cook.
The human brain isn’t fully
functional for learning until after
10 AM, science proved that
schools start too early.
A Russian girl discovered that
her boyfriend was cheating on her while using Google
Breathing the air in Beijing has the same health risks
as smoking 21 cigarettes a day.
Paul Walker’s character in ‘Fast and Furious’ was
named ‘’Brian’’, Brian from
Family Guy also died at the same
week, both deaths involved cars.
People you meet accidentally are
more likely to become some of the
most important people in your life.
If you put a piece of pineapple in
your mouth it will start eating you.
It has proteins that degrade meat.
Most of the serial killers are born
Mona Lisa doesn’t have eyelashes or eyebrows.
If you keep your eyes open by force when you sneeze,
you might pop an eyeball out.
The 2022 World Cup final will be played in Lusail,
Qatar a city that doesn’t exist yet.
4,000 Mc Donald’s hamburgers are eaten every
A blue whale’s fart bubbles are as big as a horse.
It snows metal on Venus.
Water,electricity and gas has been free in
Turkmenistan since 1991.
Racism and homophobia is linked to having a lover
In their first show they
rob a bank in France
while being in America.
So FBI agent Dylan
Rhodes and Alma Dray
from Interpol work
together to look into the
robbery case. At the same time a guy who is famous
for solving illusions, Thaddeus Bradley, tries to
solve the robbery illusion for them but he forgets
I think Z orbing is
really funny because it’s like
roller-coaster which hasn’t got
a moving plan .And falling in
the orb should be really funny.
I think I should try this one
The orb has 2 sections, it has a one ball in an air
layer. The air layer is used as ‘Shock Absorber’, which
guards us while travelling. Many orbs have got straps to
hold while travelling. And
orbs have entrances like tunnels.
Fo u r g u ys n a me d A t l a s ,
Mckinney, Henley and Jacl have
got talent in illusion. One day they
get a card which has got an
address on it. When they went to
the address they couldn't find
anyone. But when they use their
they find some plans.
They name their group
Zorbing is a sport which involves rolling from a mountain
when you are in an orb usually made of transparent plastic.
This sport is done in a gentle slope area, but if you are professional you can do it in high slope area. There are two types of
orbs (the balls that you enter), non-harnessed and harnessed.
Non-harnessed ones can carry 2 riders while harnessed ones
can carry 3 riders.