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A-Z of Japan: R is for…

I’ve been so busy this week that I almost forgot it was A-Z of Japan time! This week is R, and it wasn’t difficult to decide what to write about. I did consider ramen (ラーメン), but I can’t eat it because it isn’t usually veggie. Another option could have been rakugo (落語) – a traditional Japanese … Continue reading

Saying ‘sayonara’…

Saying ‘sayonara’, or ‘goodbye’, to my students when they leave is definitely the hardest part.  And saying goodbye to kids is the worst. Since I’ve been a teacher (11 months now!) I’ve had to say goodbye to a few kids for various reasons.  A couple actually just never came back and I didn’t even have … Continue reading