After school assembly and a few physical exercises, the children walk in line to their classrooms.

A period is normally 40 minutes.

After two periods in a row, there is a short break.
The break means toilet-time. The children can go to the bathroom, drink water or chat with friends.
Back in class they have three periods in a row.
Next the children have a 30 minute lunch break.
The children continue school until about 4 p.m.

After school the children can attend dance, table tennis, football and other activities.

Most children at Bal Vikash English Secondary School come from the area around the school. Some children come from villages in the mountains.
The school owns four busses and two vans with drivers employed by the school.
These busses bring the children, who come from far away, to school and home again.

Subjects in school:
Health: health, moral and physical studies.
Social Studies: you learn about society in general, Nepali history etc.
English: Literacy, grammar etc.
Nepali: Grammar, reading etc.
Occupation: A new subject about practical skills such as weaving, knitting, cooking, gardening etc.
Many schools also teach Chinese.

Here is at timetable for 3rd. grade

Compare the time table from 3rd. grade and from Samir’s timetable, to your time table.

Facts box
Circle time: Lille frikvarter til toiletbesøg m.m.
Science: Naturvidenskab (geografi, biologi m.m.)
Tiffin and rest time: Frokost, toiletbesøg, afslapning, leg/”snack” eller et let måltid.

Samir’s timetable

1st. period Social Studies

2nd. Computer

3rd. English 1 (Literature)

4th. Science

5th. Nepali

6th. Maths

7th. Chinese

8th. English 2 (Grammar)