Month: December 2018

Christmas Tree Decoration

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Thank you for joining us on December 7th while we celebrated our decoration of the OYIS Christmas tree. During this time, we focused on the learner profile attributes of being “Caring and Reflective” Each student made an ornament and made a gratitude wish Merry Christmas everyone!...

G1 Field Trip to Banpaku Park

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Grade 1 enjoyed the day at Banpaku Park. Their highlights were the Japanese garden and the National Museum of Ethnology. Grade 1 were in awe of the beautiful autumn colours on their walk around the Japanese garden. There was so much to see...

MSP Asahi Newspaper Office Tour

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login In Japanese class, students will be learning about journalism and the style and register of news report writing. To support the students learning we were taken on a tour of Asashi Shinbun, the largest media outlet in Osaka. The exciting tour included an...

Preschool Field Trip to Kids Plaza

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Preschool had their second field trip of the school year. They went to Kids Plaza for the day and had an amazing time! Starting with the science exhibits,  the the students were able to play and create bubbles of all sizes, animate pictures...

MSP Music Performance at YMCA Sun-Home

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login https://youtu.be/2Vl9ILH_t_U MSP Music Performance Middle School students had a performance at the YMCA Senior Peoples’ home. It was for the first time OYIS students had performed outside the school. The residents at the home enjoyed it and the students got an insight in...

Marist Brothers Futsal Tournament

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login On Friday, November 30th OYIS attended a Futsal Tournament at Marist Brothers International School in Kobe. Twenty-four Grade 5 and 6 students volunteered to compete against other international schools from Hiroshima, Kyoto, and Kobe. These students made up three teams that competed in...

Animal Kingdom Field Trip

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login It was the perfect Autumn weather day for a special outing to Kobe Animal Kingdom. KA loved feeding and touching so many friendly animals all day long. The super stunning nature and the exciting shows were also major highlights for them. They didn’t...

National Museum of Ethnology Field Trip

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login This month for the Grade 2’s unit on Families, they went to the National Museum of Ethnology. This field trip to the museum helped the students to examine the idea that different cultures and families have different customs that are passed down. Students...