Tag: 中学校

Junior High boys tried white-water rafting

It was the students’ first time to go white-water rafting. They learned how to hold and properly paddle, as well as work together as a team to ensure the raft turned in the correct direction. By swimming in the river during break times, they also realized that moving water deserves respect as it can be …

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The fall term has started

秋学期が始まり、2週間が過ぎました。 成長著しい中学生、夏休みに様々な経験をして 一回り大きくなった姿に逞しさを感じます。   夏の暑さも次第に和らぎ、まもなく「勉強の秋」がやってきます。 でも、ここ中学課程の教室では四季を問わず、 いつも真剣に勉学に励む生徒の姿が見られます。 休み時間には、スポーツをしたり、おしゃべりをしたり、 リラックスして過ごしています。   The fall term has started and two weeks has already gone by. The junior high school students seem to have had a lot of wonderful experiences during the summer.   It’s nice to see them working hard every day in the classroom.  They also enjoy …

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Our first KAKIZOME!!

新年は1月5日から授業が始まりました。 7・8年生、今年最初の日本語(国語)の授業では、一年の決意を込めた漢字一文字をしたためました。 書き慣れている人、初めて挑戦する人・・・緊張しつつも、皆のびのび自由に筆を走らせていました。 また、たった一文字に思いを込められる漢字。改めてその奥深さに気づいた経験でもありました。 作品の出来栄えはいかがでしょうか。 Grade7 and 8 students tried KAKIZOME in Japanese class on January 5th. Each Kanji character they wrote have meanings for their resolution in 2016. They were enjoying writing them and understanding the depth of Kanji characters. How do you like their works?  

Field trip to Showa Kinen Park

G7 and G8 students went to Showa Kinen Park on 5th November. The weather was very nice so we saw beautiful red and yellow leaves. We played disk golf in the morning and had lunch on a large grass field. Some students could play it very well, others threw the disk into a creek, in trees …

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G8 SS Ancient History class

Mr.Goldie’s Grade 8 Social Studies Ancient History class did projects to help them study about ancient Egypt. Students were given free choice about what kind of project they wanted to do.  Some students chose a traditional board game, another student chose to make an informational scroll, and other students built a quiz world in the …

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“Mouse Trap”

パラシュートを使ったチームビルディング活動、その名も「マウス・トラップ(=ネズミ捕り)」。 G7・G8の生徒たちが力を合わせて、追いかけるネコから逃げるネズミを守りました。 共に汗を流し、思いっきり笑い合ったあとには、強い絆が生まれました。   The grade 7 and 8 classes joined together for teambuilding activities during homeroom. The students played a parachute game called “Mouse Trap”. The goal was to work together to protect a mouse running under the parachute from the hunting cat on top of the parachute. They built closer relationships and had …

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Christmas Fiesta 2014 クリスマス・フィエスタ2014

Columbia International School Christmas Fiesta 2014 コロンビア・インターナショナル・スクール・クリスマス・フィエスタ December 14th, Sunday 2014 2014年12月14日(日) Gate Open at 10am, Close at 2:30pm 午前10時開場、午後2時終了 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 Elementary students 小学課程によるパフォーマンス Violine Concert by Violin Club Members with Etoile …

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