Posted in October 2013

Baby Vamp Bat

Baby Vamp Bat

Oct. 28-30, the baby class (1-2 years old) of SOMOS made their own baby vamp bat pet. they enjoyed putting as they enjoyed ripping it too and put it back together. It just simply gave them the joy to do things again and again as we enjoyed having halloween party again and again every year. … Continue reading

Event: Halloween party @Arisugawa park

Event: Halloween party @Arisugawa park

On Oct 27, SOMOS International School joined the Halloween event at Arisugawa park in Hiroo. Blessed with good weather, over 300 kids came and joined our booth, “Count Dracula’s Castle”, the haunted house. They were dressed up with cool costumes! Before entering the Dracula’s castle, the children were told the story about Dracula. Then, they made … Continue reading

Little Mr. and Ms. Pumpkin

Little Mr. and Ms. Pumpkin

Oct. 21-25, the baby class (1-2 years old) of SOMOS made some pumpkin for Halloween. They enjoyed doing finger stamp as they used the side of their pinky finger to create a pumpkin image. Teacher cut it to shape it just like a pumpkin. And there you go, Mr. Pumpkin and Ms. Pumpkin. And yeah, even … Continue reading

Halloween prep

Halloween prep

Who is ready for HALLOWEEN? Somos is getting ready. (Oct. 23) There are many decorations being put up and getting ready for the Halloween party. When thinking of Halloween what image comes to mind? Let’s see what the kids (toddler class) have made. I see strips of orange. “I like orange circle” one of the … Continue reading

Leather Crafts Day (October 21)

Leather Crafts Day (October 21)

    Last Monday at SOMOS, the baby and the toddler class had their leather crafts day. For this session, they made and designed a hat for their leather puppet. The toddlers class started their leather crafts session with the help of teacher Mako. They are carefully choosing the colors that they will use for … Continue reading

Art class: Happy Jack

Art class: Happy Jack

On Oct 22, Art class students made a pumpkin shape decoration. They cut the construction paper and paste it on a cardboard, then draw the face. They will be hung on the ceiling at the Halloween party at SOMOS International School on Oct 31st. Please come join us!

Event: The Mexican Party @SOMOS International School

Event: The Mexican Party @SOMOS International School

On October 19th, Mr. Basáñez, a diplomat of Mexico embassy came to visit the SOMOS International School to share the rich cultural features of Mexico. The SOMOS students learned and had fun with his entertaining presentation! The SOMOS students presented their class activities after two months study on Mexico. The kids made a “mini chili pepper pinata” … Continue reading

Preschool: Aztec Sun

Preschool: Aztec Sun

(Oct. 16th) Hello everyone, Is everyone ready for the Mexican party coming up at Somos? The kids are. The toddlers class has really enjoyed learning about Mexico. Mexico is very colorful. We have explored the colors through many different art projects. One project was making the sun. In Mexico, the Aztecs believe that there were … Continue reading

Baby Piñata

Baby Piñata

October 15th to 18th, the SOMOS baby class made their last piece for Mexican Party: the Piñata. Piñata  is a container often made of paper-mache, decorated and filled with candies or small toys or money, or both, and then broken as part of a ceremony or celebration. The babies (1 year and 6 months to two years … Continue reading

Media Class: Day of the Dead

Media Class: Day of the Dead

On October 12th, Media Class students learned about the festival of Day of the Dead. Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday and is celebrated in  Mexico and around the world in other cultures.  Indigenous Mexican people believe the soul is eternal and it can travel back and forth from this world and the next. During … Continue reading