In Baden-Württemberg in the town of Schwieberdingen, children and teenagers are to be banned from going to school in jogging pants and attending classes in this attire.
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Principal Is Against Jogging Pants
The principal is of the opinion that sweatpants are not appropriate as clothing in classrooms and in the schoolyard. She, therefore, wants to form a working group of teachers, parents, and students next month. They are then to think about what a dress code at the school could look like.
Sweatpants Are For Hanging Out
The principal says some boys wear the pants for a whole week. She feels that baggy pants like that are only appropriate for home when you’re lying on the couch. But it’s not just the boys who are being targeted. The working group is also to discuss whether belly-baring shirts and Hotpants should not also be abolished for the girls. In any case, the boys have already demanded that if they have to do without their sweatpants, the girls should not be allowed to Leggings be allowed to wear anymore.
Explanation Of The Difficult Words
Hotpants (see photo) are tight and short shorts worn by girls or women. This term comes from English and is translated means “sharp pants”. Many make these shorts themselves, in which they simply cut off an old pair of jeans.
Leggings are usually called skin-tight pants made of leather, cotton, viscose, or synthetic fibers. Leggings do not have pockets. The waistband may have an elastic or drawstring.
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