Month: November 2018

Stage Performers Workshop

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Middle School students enjoyed a stage performers workshop. The aim of this workshop was collaboration, researching own ways of expression, self-confidence, exploration of skills and possibilities of creating a performance. The theme of the day is ‘Creativity’; this can be interpreted in a...

Hattori Ryokuchi Park

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Kindergarten B class had a field trip to see the old Japanese houses at Hattori Ryokuchi Park. They had a fun-filled and informative day. The students were surprised to learn that the houses had no electricity or heating and that all cooking was...

Takedao Hiking

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login https://youtu.be/BtOdR3SbXXA Middle School Takedao Hiking Trip Our middle school students were able to enjoy a field trip to explore an abandoned railway trail in Takedao. Starting from the JR Takedao station, students walked approximately 7 km. At points, the students entered deep dark...

Keep It Beautiful

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Keep It Beautiful campaign As part of our school-wide goal to help students develop an understanding about rights and responsibilities and develop a sense of ownership we have started a Keep It Beautiful campaign. In these pictures, the Grade 5 and 6 students...

Middle School Drum Workshop

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Introduction to Modern Percussion and Drum Set with Eric Wiegmann This Friday, November 9th 2018, we had a special guest at our school. Mr. Eric Wiegmann, one of the great contemporary drummers in Japan, came to give us a middle school drum workshop....

Saturday School Halloween Party

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login On October 27th we had our Saturday School Halloween Party. Teachers and students wore unique costumes for the party and everyone was having fun discussing their favourite costumes. There were 16 different activities the teachers had prepared. Students enjoyed playing Halloween card games,...