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Kristen’s Sacrifice

Kristen bounded down the stairs. She failed to show any resemblance to the graceful descent she expected to display the following week when she planned to head off to the senior prom with Jay. 913 more words

Inspirational Stories

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Kristen’s Sacrifice

Kristen bounded down the stairs. She failed to show any resemblance to the graceful descent she expected to display the following week when she planned to head off to the senior prom with Jay. 913 more words

Inspirational Stories

Impressed Upon Us

Prior to the age of 12 life is impressed upon us from the outside.


Our surroundings tend to dictate what we believe.


From 12 on, we begin to think for ourselves & we ‘choose’ whether or not to believe what we were previously taught. 72 more words

Japanese Book Review: ザ・ギフティッド 「The gifted」by 大川翔 「Sho Okawa」

It’s been some time since I’ve written an article about bilingual education, so I thought I would review “The Gifted”, a book published last year. 604 more words

Japanese

Are we just a product of our upbringing?

As young children we learn everything about the world around us from the environment we are raised in.

We watch our caregivers, our siblings, our extended family; observing how they treat us, how they interact with each other and with the rest of society. 494 more words

Growth

Actions speak louder than words?

I just finished reading this article on yahoo, entitled, “4 Things Every Kid Needs to Hear From Their Father.” I thought it was a great article, with some very important sentiments that kids do need to have expressed to them by their parents. 1,339 more words

Tokio Heidi - Japanese children's songs

One great thing about having kids is you get to see all the cutesy videos made for them. When my son was very young he was into the “Super Simple Learning” videos on Youtube, especially the… 206 more words

Japanese