South China International Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dongguan
... On Fri I didn't have to be at school until the evening, so we went in and had a look round the Chen Clan Academy which really impressed me on my first visit. There was a man doing traditional style painting on special paper, and he was keen for us to have a go, using all his English words to tell us so! He was very friendly, and when we declined his offer he gave us some of the special paper anyway.
As you may expect, days like Mother's Day and birthdays can be a bit tough when you are 5000 km away from the people you love, and 1 of the local teachers in particular realised this and invited me out to dinner with her and 2 of the other local staff.
The 3 of them all live in the area known as university city - it is on its own island, and has several (I think they said 10) universities located there. It is considered to be THE place to go to uni in the province and was finished ...
... but they somehow had figured out the rest!
At that point, I figured I had should probably change roles with them otherwise my boss might see there was no need for me to be there! Next time I want leave, I might suggest that the girls take the class. And man, they were great on discipline - we have monkey that climbs a tree when they are good, and they managed that perfectly too!
Re the flashcards - the vocab last night was food: ...
... out. They would use the wooden pencil till the last inch because they do not want to waste any of it.
Volunteering there, I might encounter other volunteers there, and I would work with them to help these children. I would bring books and school supplies for these children. Because of the constant lack of parental care, the children fell insecure. I would stay with them for a month or two and take care of them like they are my younger sisters ...
... heavy rain rampant. It is reported that around this morning, 6:00 Shunde and Guangzhou have made a hail around 7:50.
The day before yesterday morning, the Guangzhou this year suffered the most powerful convective weather. Nansha, Panyu, Yuexiu, Liwan, HuaduDistrict, received a series of hail reports.
"In the beginning only the storm, suddenly heard the sound of crackling constantly roof." Nansha nut who lives in the town of Tam says ...
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