Tako Tako Agare!

Tako Tako Agare!

Tako, Tako Agare! Kites, kites, rise up!   This term, Junior School students have enjoyed a beautiful bilingual text called Sora and the Cloud “Sora to kumo”, written by Felicia Hoshino. To celebrate the approaching new year with a Japanese tradition,...
Year 3 Japanese Enrichment

Year 3 Japanese Enrichment

Japanese Enrichment Content & Integrated Learning in Year 3 This year, some of our Year 3 students have been learning conversational Japanese as part of the Enrichment Program. This has been building towards lessons which have been taught almost entirely in...
Japan Focus Incursion 2017

Japan Focus Incursion 2017

Japan Focus Incursion 2017 On June 30th, our Junior School students enjoyed a wonderful performance by Asia Raya. They celebrated Japanese culture by watching demonstrations of music, dance, martial arts and theatre. Year One and Two students were also treated to...
Shadow Puppets

Shadow Puppets

Before enjoying the amazing “Japan Focus” incursion this Friday, students have been busily making their very own shadow puppets. They have followed the procedure of stenciling, cutting out and attaching a stick to make their puppets. In pairs and small...
Kimono Crazy!

Kimono Crazy!

This term, students discussed what “traditional” means and looked at lots of different types of traditional clothing from around the world. Boys and girls alike enjoyed trying on this interesting and new piece of clothing; the kimono. Don’t they look...
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