On September 26th, one of the research study groups in the business course, whose theme is Saijo Festival, put together parts of Danjiri, or a float for the local festival.
The following is a student's response to the question "What's your dream vacation?"
I want to go to an island during my summer vacation. I wanted to go to Hawaii before this lesson, but now, I want to go to the Philippines, because I was recommended to visit the country. The Philippines have more than 7,000 islands! So I want to visit all the islands with my friends!! I want to try surfing, swimming, scuba diving and so on.
From September 17th to 20th, Mr. Mukai and three graduate students from Ehime University visited us and gave advice on our research study. This visit is part of the trial program which involves graduate school students majoring in pedagogy in research study at high school.
On September 19th, students in the first year had a lecture on international understanding 2. They shared the ideas about events which they think will lead to the intercultural understanding in the local area. Then they got information about what kind of international events Saijo City offer to its citizens.
The following are a students' responses to the question "What's your dream vacation?"
★ My dream vacation is to go to Bolivia. I want to go to Salar de Uyuni. It is so beautiful. I want to go there with my family. I want to walk on the lake and I want to take a lot of pictures.
★ I want to go to the South Pole. I want to go there with my friends. I believe I can enjoy the view there. I want to watch unique animals, too. But I don't want to feel cold.