2018/03/14

Cheering Party for the 23nd Waitomo Home-Stay Program Students

Tatsuno International Association held a cheering party for junior high school students participated at the 23nd Waitomo Home-Stay Program on March 10.



The  mayor Mr.Yasuo Takei , the council chairperson Mr. Kiyoshi Iwata , the superintendents of the educational affair attended Mr.Kazunori Miyazawa and some VIP of the town gathered and cheered for the students.






They will leave Narita on the 20th, enter Waitomo on the 23rd. The delegation will  be exchanging at St Joseph's Catholic School with sharing homes for 5 days until the 27th.









A visit at the school of Maniapoto is scheduled and the students' impressions about culture of Maori is interested in from now.

2018/02/10

Homestay Program 2018 is being prepared well

The students members of Homestay Program 2018  gathered for a role-play.
Ms. Mary Aruga and 3 ALT pretend host family member, shop staff, school teacher and had conversations with the students. 




After role playing they had a Pizza party with ALTs and TIA staffs.   





Today the students had a practice for the dance performance.
They are looking forward to the departure for Waitomo.










2017/11/12

Exhibit Photos Of Our Activities.

We display the photo report at the City Hall.


They are like a chronicle of our activities. They seem as an annual ring of our association.

2017/11/06

The Orientation Program for the 23rd Exchanging Students Has Started

The Tatsuno International Association held the opening ceremony of the orientation program, November 4th.
The superintendent of educational affair Mr. Miyazawa , Principal Mr. Hisoka Kawate , the students and there families were gathering in the volunteer center. The 8 students were cheered and celebrated.



All members except Riku Tanaka were introduced and they gave a speech.




Yuto  Ushiyama, Ayaki Yajima,  Nanako Miyazawa,  Akino Miyazawa,  Marin Matsushita,  Honoka Hiroshima, Akari Nagashima,  Mao Komatsu  (in order from the left)

The TIA directors introduced themselves and sang "POKARE KARE ANA" as usual.

2017/10/07

Waitomo Garden Clean Up

On Saturday, T.I.A.  members gathered and worked for the Waitomo Garden in The Tatsuno Dohyo Park.


See, and check it with before and after pic.

before



and after



2017/09/12

Honoka got the 1st prize

Honoka Hiroshima got the 1st prize on English Speech Contest by Junior high school students . She had got the 2nd prize in last year.
 The English Speech Contest by junior high school students held on 10th of September.
21 students gathered and spoke about there hobbies, club activities, favorite subjects and other themes.




 Mr. Kazunori Miyazawa the Superintendent of educational affair, Ms. Chieko Aoyama Practical professor of Honan Collage, Ms. Mary Aruga Lecturer of Suwa Science University of Tokyo, Anthony Gordon ALT of Tatsuno Town and Akira Kakiuchi the Chairman of TIA judged. 


And,4 students got the honors.
1st prize Honoka Hiroshima
2nd prize Mao Komatsu
3rd prize Tatsuya Aruga and Wataru Ozawa

2017/03/12

Cheering Party for Junior-High School Students


Tatsuno International Association held a cheering party for junior high school students participated at the 22nd Waitomo Home-Stay Program on March 11.






The associate town mayor Mr.Yasuo Takei , the council chairperson Mr. Toshio Miyashita , the superintendents of the educational affair attended Mr.Kazunori Miyazawa and some VIP of the town gathered and cheered for the students.


They will leave Narita on the 20th, enter Waitomo on the 23rd. The delegation will  be exchanging at  PUKENUI School with sharing homes for 5 days until the 27th.




A visit at the school of Maniapoto is scheduled and the students' impressions about culture of Maori is interested in from now.