Posted in February 2014

Leather Crafts: Almost Finished

Leather Crafts: Almost Finished

For today, the preschool students of SOMOS International School were finishing the dolls for the Hina Matsuri. Here, they were amazed with the cuteness of the dolls that they have. In here, one of the kids was holding her own Hina doll. How do you think would it end up this coming Hina Matsuri? The … Continue reading

Preschool: Filipino Dance “Itik-Itik”

Preschool: Filipino Dance “Itik-Itik”

For each country we study, we learn about the  traditional arts and create beautiful items to share with everyone. We also learn a dance of the country. A Filipino dance we are learning is called Itik-Itik. Teacher Jeff is teaching us and we are having fun. For the orca and dolpin class we are taking … Continue reading

Leather Crafts: Dolls for Hina Matsuri

Leather Crafts: Dolls for Hina Matsuri

In Japan, Hina matsuri is being celebrated during the first week of March. To anticipate such celebration, the students of SOMOS International School, together with the guidance of teacher Mako used this Japanese culture as a theme to make their own leather dolls.     As usual, the session started with the dolphin class, with … Continue reading

Event: SOMOS Valentine

Event: SOMOS Valentine

The kids had a blast in celebrating the Valentine’s Day. They celebrated it twice! Showing their love to their friends on the firs day celebration and showing their love for their parents on the second day. First they listened to the Valentine Special Panel Theater: A you’re Adorable (ABC love song). Then they made a … Continue reading

In addition,the orca class,  with the fruits of the Philippines we made vegetables (Feb 4th) the orca class. Making  stringed beans was fun. The kids really enjoyed gluing little styrofoam balls onto the paper. They even blew at the white balls to see how far they would move.  They worked together to make the beans.    … Continue reading

Preschool: Enjoying the Snow

Preschool: Enjoying the Snow

Last Saturday, Tokyo experienced a heavy snow reaching 15 centimeters. Of course, the snow hasn’t fully melted yet, so the students of SOMOS International School made the most out of it by going to the school’s balcony. While wearing their jackets and coats, they went outside with the teachers. Some were even enjoying the snow … Continue reading

Science Class: An Improvised Stringed Instrument

Science Class: An Improvised Stringed Instrument

The preschool students of SOMOS International School enjoyed the theme about sounds through science with teacher Andrew. We received surprising reactions, as all of them were amazed with the different sounds that it made.     The dolphin class started the activity, wherein teacher Andrew prepared some rubber bands and paper cups for them. It … Continue reading