Japanese Festival JapaneseFestival

At the end of last term, 16 selected Japanese students from Year 9 to Year 13 spent a whole day of immersion in Japanese culture and language at Massey University. This included Japanese contests, dress-ups, calligraphy, tea ceremony, kendama fun activities, as well as an obento (Japanese lunch box).

Results from the contests as follows:

Trivia Quiz: Awatapu Team 1st place
Manga Contest: Awatapu Team 2nd place
Origami Contest: Awatapu Team 2nd place
Year 13 Speech: Abii Bingle 1st place
Year 12 Speech: Eva Malone  2nd place
Year 11 Speech: Floor Schalk 2nd place