On January 25, parents of second-grade students visited camps to share their knowledge of various traditional Japanese holidays with the second-grade classes. The festivities included presentations on five holidays and accompanying activities. Continue reading
Jean Caskey (ELC director) writes on how the ELC welcomed 2017 by celebrating New Year’s traditions. One such tradition is Mochi Pounding Day, which our students have looked forward to each year for nearly 40 years. Continue reading
This week and next, nearly 90 second-grade students have been celebrating a new unit with a quick trip to the soba shop. The unit’s focus? Celebrations. Continue reading
‘Twas the night before Winterfest, when all through the campus
not a creature was stirring…not even a mustang.
The backdrop was hung behind Santa’s red sleigh,
everything was quite ready for the school’s big day.
Kaitlyn Wu (Grade 10) reflects on the Tohoku Virtual English Class’ (TVEC) October 13-15 trip to Iwate, where they met with and taught their students in person. Continue reading