Season of Giving

This year, YIS students and parents are once again pooling together their money to provide children with holiday gifts at the Kofu Kodomo-en, Kodomo-no-sono and the elderly of Hakujuso Home, and the Yamate Kunmoin Christian School for the Blind. The School for the Blind takes care of about 40 children aged two to twenty, with […]

Who’s To Blame

I’m following a new saga. My friend’s child is in a class of chaos in the US. I desperately want to hear some good news coming out of the US. I thought her school was good news. Before, it was all positive, and now, I’m disheartened again. My friend is a teacher. Her daughter is […]

Our 1st Week: November!

5B had a great week, bouncing back from the holidays. Students did a short recount of their holiday break–see their published work below. We started new literature circles with fantastic books. Students started a Wiki with book reviews from their independent reading. Please check this out! There’s a link on the left-hand side of the […]