Art work from Tomio Daisan

English follows after Japanese 昨日(きのう)の、午後5時に、今年のアートショーがはじまりました。富雄第三小中学校(とみおだいさんしょうちゅうがっこう)の皆さんから、たくさんの絵(え)がとどきました。みなさんも、アートショーに行きましょう! Last night this year's Harrison School Art Show was started, where not only our students' art but also Tomio Daisan, our sister school's art work was also shown. Tomio Daisan covers years 1 to 9. It was very interesting to see different art materials were used to depict different themes. … Continue reading Art work from Tomio Daisan

News from Tomio Daisan – classroom activities

  English follows after Japanese 富雄第三小中学校(とみおだいさんしょうちゅうがっこう)のみなさんが、クラス活動(かつどう)のしょうかいをしてくれました。上の写真(しゃしん)は、七夕(たなばた)について、下の写真(しゃしん)は、絵本(えほん)をよむクラス活動(かつどう)についてです。 * 活動(かつどう) ... activities *七夕(たなばた)... star festival in July A group of students from our sister school, Tomio Daisan elementary and high school have shared how they do their student-lead classroom activities. The top picture showing the bamboo tree has a lot of wishes made by Tomio Daisan students. … Continue reading News from Tomio Daisan – classroom activities

News from Tomio Daisan

English follows after Japanese 奈良(なら)の姉妹校(しまいこう)、富雄第三小中学校(とみおだいさんしょうちゅうがっこう)のみなさんが、学校について話してくれました。入学式(にゅうがくしき)のことや、ホリデーのことや、9年生の沖縄旅行(おきなわりょこう)についてです。 Students from our sister school, Tomio Daisan have shared their recent activities that happened earlier this year. In April, each school in Japan has its own entrance ceremony held in a quite traditional way, as you can see below. The size of Tomio Daisan is similar to Harrison School. There are … Continue reading News from Tomio Daisan

NAPLAN ONLINE – TRIAL OF THE NEW ONLINE ASSESSMENT PLATFORM

 You may have heard that NAPLAN online is proposed to be introduced across Australia from 2018. NAPLAN online will provide better assessment, more precise results and faster turnaround of information. Your child’s results will be returned to you faster, within a couple of weeks rather than a couple of months. Between 11 and 22 September … Continue reading NAPLAN ONLINE – TRIAL OF THE NEW ONLINE ASSESSMENT PLATFORM