Participation in the English Day at a Local Elementary School

2012-12-19

On November 30, thirteen international students from twelve countries who are studying Japanese on the six-month Japanese Training Course at the University of Tokushima took part as guests in the English Day at a local elementary school.

The purpose of the English Day is for local elementary schools to invite foreign nationals from various countries as an opportunity to use English and to learn about other countries with the cooperation of the university. On the day, international students took part in classes Grades 1 and 6, doing various activities with the children using English and Japanese.

Besides representing an opportunity for regional contribution Taking part in this event was a good opportunity for international students to see Japanese education at first hand.