Sakudaira Plaza 21
Travel Blogs from Saku
... it and started running after me!!! Part of it is caught on tape- I will have to post. Typical.
Once we were done playing with the snow monkeys it started POURING (the beginning of the typhoon effects). I carried Yuki down the entire mountain (about 50 minutes and very steep).......I was pretty tired but he held on tight as we ventured down in the pouring rain and tried not to slide down the mud/rocks.
Another weekend, Carolyn and I went to climb ...
... br> 3rd juggling
4th Origami folding of warrior hat
5th demonstration of Kendell (judo Kendell/stick fighting like fencing) We were allowed to hit a child on the head with the stick. He had a hamlet on. I swear. I felt guilty. (when I get home to the states I will post pictures).
Then back to school for a little break. we then presented to a small class and then they showed us jump rope. I did not realize ...
Today was definitely a favorite school! (ALT Robert)
We started out playing in PE! We did some tumbling and played Japanese dodge ball. The rules here are a little different and I like them. Here you can start with 3 defenders on the outside, the defender surround the other team on their end of the court and can get people out. My big butt got me out of the game pretty early but I got to become a defender since I was out. You also can ...
Today was the worse school visit so far. The principal is all about learning about other cultures but we were worked hard. We never received a break or offer of water. I don't mind speaking
about my school over and over again. It's what I'm here for and I
teach the same thing 6 times a day. However and chance to pee or drink
water would be nice.
Today we went to a Sanyo Junior High school. It was different kind of school day. First off they put a first year teacher in charge of us. That was not fair to her or us. Things were very unorganized. They expected us to know where to go from room to room without a map or schedule in front of us. Luckily the we had an ALT today. Mr. D. (Drew, Japanese have trouble with the R) and he saved us. Drew was a member of the 4th of ...