German Public School vs. Private International School I grew up in Germany and lived there till I was 6. After I moved to Changchun, China. In China I visited a German school that was built for expat kids. The school was in a building that was a Chinese university and our school occupied 2 floors […]Read more "Global Understanding: 3rd Culture Kids"
Singing Ever since I came to YIS I started singing, I sang in music class in after school activities and at concerts. At one point I felt bad for everyone in our school, because they constantly had to listen to me sing. But I’m really proud of how far I’ve come as a singer. When […]Read more "ARTISTIC EXPRESSION: Singing"
Trips around the World Even though I have lived in Tokyo for almost 6 years, I do not often get the opportunity to interact with traditional Japanese culture. Since Tokyo is a modern world capital it is easy as a foreigner that does not speak Japanese to get around. Through fast food chains and westernized […]Read more "International-Cultural Communication: Trips around the World"
The Yokohama International School Sustainability Club In 10th grade our design unit focused on the up-cyling of clothing. Since I do really enjoy fashion but am conscious about the problems associated with fashion waste I really enjoyed the unit, I was able to create my own skirt and up-cycle my jean jacket, which I still […]Read more "Global Citizenship Diploma: Community Engagement"
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Use a metaphor and a simile to describe the subjunctive and/or the imperative. The subjunctive is like the brother of the imperfect and the preterite, the little brother of hell. How is what you have learned relevant to other classes/material you are learning? We learned a lot about self love and acceptance, which are topics […]Read more "Spanish Reflection"
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This unit I improve a lot more towards the end of the unit. In the start of the semester I took me a little while to get back into Spanish, although my oral was a little shaky and lacking confidence, my reading and writing assessments were strong and well done. I can’t say the same […]Read more "Spanish Reflection Unit 1"