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Will and I spent the day in the Changchun centre with John Humphreys,
doing a lesson observation and then delivering a 'Reading Strategies'
professional development workshop at the end of the day. They are a
lovely staff up here - Greg, Jason, Simon, Brandon, Corinne, Michael,
Craig - and all got involved in the session.
... bag and Will bought a pink jacket and some T-shirts.
We came back to the Hotel and had a cup of tea and then wandered down the other road to a couple of parks, full of Chinese out singing and playing cards, and youngsters on bikes and blowing bubbles.
We walked down to the Shangri-La and had a cocktail. Came back to the hotel at 6.45pm for half an hour and then went over the road to our lovely restaurant again.
Our favourite little restaurant opposite the Noble Hotel in Changchun. The food in the north of China is very spicy and they make the most fantastic spicy chips! The staff are so friendly and it is always full of Chinese eating their meals. As we walked out the staff were preparing the ...
... explored the Temple of Heaven, built by one of their many Emperors, and involving the use of a lot of 9s for some reason, which I've now forgotten, (Ron had glazed over by this time).
Then on to Tiananmen Square, a vast space which can hold 1,000,000 people. It wasn't that crowded today, thank goodness. We had our photo taken with a backdrop of Chairman Mao!
There's still a cordoned - off area outside the building with ...
... write for everyone but besides that I don't know that I'll have a whole lot more to write about before I leave. Maybe I'll post my final post after I return home and have had a chance to relax and distance myself a little bit from this experience, reflect on how things really went. For now, all I can tell you is that I'm extremely relieved that I've finished this portion of my Chinese studying and that I'm ready to come home.
Until next time!