Organization: Department of Otolaryngology, Tongde Hospital of Zhejiang Province

Project title: “World Hearing Day” activities into kindergartens

Regions: Southeast Asia – throughout the region

Outline of the event:

On the morning of February 23rd, Yang Jing, attending doctor of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Zhejiang Tongde Hospital, went to the Cuiyuan No. 5 Kindergarten in Xihu District, Hangzhou, China. Carried out the themed education activity of “Caring for Hearing Health and Listening to the Wonderful World” for children.
At the event, Dr. Yang first asked the children to guess the riddles of the ears, then used pictures and texts to let the children understand the structure and function of the ears, and then pointed out the behaviors that are harmful to the ears in daily life.
Finally, Dr. Yang taught a set of ear exercises, in period, the children raised their hands and pinched their little ears.
Through this activity, we have created a good atmosphere of ear protection, cultivated the habit of healthy ear use, and let the ear listen healthily to a better future!

Submitter: Ting Zou