2009年7月31日

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Today we made tasty pancakes. They were GOOD, you should try it!
今日はみんなでクッキング!パンケーキを作ったよ。
卵 小麦粉、水(牛乳)を混ぜてやけば出来上がり!とってもおいしかったよ。

2009年7月30日

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Today we made colorful fish cards. Our teacher painted eggshells in many colors and we crushed them and glued them to a card with a cute little fish drawn on it. It was easy and fun to do and their a nice gift for our parents.
You should try it at home!

今日は魚のカードを作ったよ!eggshells (卵の殻)でCollage(コラージュ・貼り付け)をしたよ。

2009年7月29日

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Today was hot so we cooled down with a water fight. We played with water balloons and water guns. We got wet! It’s fun playing with water in the summer time.
You should try it with your friends!

2009年7月28日

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Today we played the “Mr. Wolf” game. We all stood in a line and asked Mr. Wolf what time it was. When he told us we would walk the number of steps for the time, getting closer and closer to Mr. Wolf. When close to Mr. Wolf and asking what time it was he said, “dinner time” and chased us to the other side of the room.
We had a lot of fun playing “Mr. Wolf!”

今日は午後から体育館”Mr. Wolf!”ゲームをして遊んだよ!

2009年7月27日

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Today was our first day of summer school! This week’s theme is “The Beach” and we are learning the names of beach toys and sea creatures in English. Today we played a fishing game and fished for squid, octopus, shark, and whale.
The beach is fun!
今日から、サマースクールが始まりました。
1週目のテーマは『ザ ビーチ』、ビーチで使うおもちゃの名前、魚の名前を勉強してイカ、タコ、サメ、クジラの魚を作って釣りゲームをして遊んだよ!

2009年7月17日

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Today we had our summer party! We did many fun things. We did performances in English, ate delicious food at our pot luck, played games together, and ate watermelon. You should join us!
今日は1学期最後の日、サマーパーティーをしたよ。歌を歌ったり、ハンドベル、鍵盤ハーモニカを演奏したりしたよ。お昼はみんなのお母さんが持ってきた自慢の料理を一緒に食べたよ。いろんな種類の食べ物があってとってもおいしかった!スイカ割りやビンゴゲームもしたよ。最後には通知表をもらったよ。

2009年7月16日

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We will be having a Summer Party tomorrow, and today we rehearsed our performances. The party is very important to us because our parents will see just how hard we studied. We worked very hard preparing, please wish us luck!

2009年7月15日

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Today we played hopscotch with the “Days of the Week” song. The song goes:
“Sunday, Monday, Tuesday,
Wednesday, Thursday,
Friday and Saturday, Sunday comes again.”
It’s a great way to memorize the days of the week, you should try it!

2009年7月14日

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Today we had an Apple Bee Cafe lesson with parents. We learned “going to” like “I’m going to the park.” We also learned how to sing the Tanabata song in English.
See you next time at the Apple Bee Cafe!

今日は、アップルビーカフェ(保護者とスタッフとの英語でのコミュニケ-ションの時間)でした。これからも親子で楽しく英語を学習したいと思います。

2009年7月13日

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Today for story time our teacher read “The Rainbow Fish” by Marcus Pfister. It’s the story of the most beautiful fish in the sea and how he learned the value of sharing. We enjoyed it very much!
今日は、マーカス フィスターの『にじいろのさかな』の絵本を先生が読んでくれたよ!

2009年7月10日

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Today was rainy so we went to the gym and played dodgeball. It was fun running around the room throwing balls at each other, and great exercise. Next time we hope to play outside!
今日は雨だったので体育館でドッジボールをしたよ!今度は外で遊びたいな!

2009年7月9日

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Today we sang the “Tanabata”song in English. It’s easy, you should try it!
The bamboo leaves rustle, rustle,

shaking away in the eaves.

The night stars go twinkle, twinkle;

Gold and silver grains of sand.
「たなばた」の歌を英語で歌ったよ。
ささの葉 さらさら のきばに ゆれる
お星さま きらきら 金銀砂子(きんぎんすなご)
Happy Tanabata!

2009年7月8日

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Today our teacher brought Elmo, a Sesame Street character, for show and tell. Elmo is red and very soft. We had a lot of fun!
今日は先生がショウ-&テルにセサミストリートのエルモを持ってきたよ。

2009年7月7日

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Today is Tanabata (Star Festival) and our teacher told us the story of Orihime and Hikoboshi. They love each other very much, but can only meet one day a year, on July 7th, as long as the weather is clear.
Let’s hope it doesn’t rain!

今日は七夕、先生から七夕のお話をきいたよ。ひこぼしとおりひめは年に一度、七夕の日にしか会えないって。雨が降ったら会えないので雨が降らないようお願いしようっと。

2009年7月6日

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Keyboard harmonica.
Today we played music with Keyboard harmonica. We played the song “The frog song.”
今日は鍵盤ハーモニカの練習をしたよ。『かえるのうた』を弾いたよ。

2009年7月3日

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Today we made a nice picture by gluing torn strips of newspaper on a large green sheet. It was fun tearing the newspapers and working together.

2009年7月2日

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Today we wrote our Tanabata wishes and hung them from our tree. My wish is to be like my mummy.
たんざくにお願い事を書いて笹につるしたよ。「お母さんみたいになりたいな!」って書いたよ。

2009年7月1日

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Scratching
Today we took pieces of white paper, colored them in different colors, then colored everything black. We then took a toothpick and scratched off the black to make beautiful pictures. It was easy and fun!