Category: Senior/高校課程

World History (G12)

The Grade 12’s gave a presentation using Google Slide Show about an Empire for their World History Class. They covered Empires from around the world like the Aztecs, the Incas, the Qing, the Mughals and Ottomans. They demonstrated a lot of presentation skills as well as good research skills. 12年生の世界史の授業では、「世界の帝国/王朝」についての発表がありました。アステカ、清、オスマンなどの歴史上の帝国や王朝についてリサーチした内容を、Googleスライドショーを使って、効果的なプレゼンテーションに仕上げて各自発表をしました。

Mt. Takao Trip

This past Friday, the 17th the Grade 10 PE Class went on a hiking trip to Mt. Takao. It was a beautiful sunny day with a nice cool breeze. The students hiked up to the top of Mt. Takao and then across a ridge to Mt. Kobotoke Shiroyama.  At the top the students ate their …

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New School Year!!

It’s a new school year at Columbia! Welcome back juniors and seniors! As cherry blossoms welcomed them, they’ve made a great start! Let’s make it a good one! 満開の桜に迎えられ、新年度がスタートしました!新しい仲間も加わった新年度初のアッセンブリーでは、学業優秀者の表彰式、クラブ活動の紹介などが行われました。一緒に充実した楽しい1年にしていきましょう!

Last Day for 2018

Season’s Greetings from CIS! We have successfully finished the year 2018 with community chest donation, live music, and first screening of our drama club’s movie “Tangled”. See you all back in 2019! 2018年の授業最終日は、朝の募金活動にはじまり、生徒によるライブパフォーマンスや、ドラマクラブ制作の映画の上映会があり、特別な一日となりました。今学期も残り3か月、2019年も頑張っていきましょう!

Hong Kong Tirp/香港学校見学旅行

We went to Hong Kong during the break. We were blessed with great weather and it was a very pleasant day. The students became one day transfer students and spend the day at a similar Canadian international school in Hong Kong and now seem to have gained confidence to study abroad in the future. 香港旅行に行ってきました。天候にも恵まれ、とても過ごしやすい日々でした。生徒達は一日転校生となって、同じカナダ系のインターナショナルスクールで一日過ごし、将来の海外留学の自信になったようです。

Christmas Fiesta 2018 / クリスマス・フィエスタ 2018

December 16th, Sunday 2018 2018年12月16日(日) Gate Open at 10am, Close at 2:30pm 午前10時開場、午後2時半終了 No Parking Available. Please use the school bus shuttle service runs every 10 to 15 min between JR Higashi-Tokorozawa station and the school. 当日駐車場は利用できません。東所沢駅と学校間のスクールバスによる送迎をご利用ください。 Stage Performance by Kindergarten & Elementary students “The greatest showman” by Mr. Doherty 幼小学課程によるパフォーマンス:ドアティー先生による”ザ・グレイテスト・ショーマン” Violin Concert by Violin Club …

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Habitat for Humanity

Every summer many CIS students go abroad to help people in need and build houses as part of their volunteer work called “Habitat for Humanity”.  The students who went to Indonesia as volunteers  in July had a briefing presentation last week. They gave wonderful presentation to the future participants! We are already looking forward to …

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Volleyball!

Our boys and girls volleyball team have been quite busy with practices and games, home and away. Serving, blocking and smashing! Go Spirit Bears!!! ROAR!!! CISのバレーボールチームは女子男子ともに練習や試合に、忙しい毎日を送っています!GO SPIRIT BEARS!!

Getting ready for… Halloween!

It’s the creepy time of the year, and students are getting ready for the big Halloween event tomorrow! School is getting spookier and spookier each day…!!! Can’t wait to see everyone in their costumes!! 今年もこのシーズンがやってきました!校内のデコレーションも日に日に不気味さを増し、生徒たちも明日のハロウィンイベントに備えています。カービングコンテスト用のカボチャも到着し、明日になるのが楽しみです!  

Diversity Park 2018

On September 29, 27 of our students gathered at Shinjuku Central Park (Chuo Koen) as volunteers for the Diversity Park 2018. CIS students hosted a booth to speak languages around the world! Some students helped out with diversity sports booth, and  head office with the management! It was a cold rainy day, but sure was …

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