News from our January 17, 2016 Meeting!
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January 17, 2016

Dear Hibiki no Kai and Echo Society Members,



   Information Notes   

 Room Reservations

January  24        AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.
January  31        AM. room 5.  PM. Room 5.
February  7        AM. room 2.  PM. Creation room 1 第1創作室).
February  14      AM. room 5.  PM. Room 2.
February  21      AM. room 2.  PM. Creation room 1 第1創作室).
February  28      AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.
March  6            AM. room 2.  PM. Creation room 1 第1創作室).
March  13          AM. room 2.  PM. Room 4.
March  20          AM. room 2.  PM. Creation room 1 第1創作室).
March  27          AM. room 2.  PM. Creation room 1 第1創作室).

  English Class     
Today’s teachers and Participants: Masanori Tatsui, Doug Lerner, 
Michael Uki, Yuriko Yamada, Kiyoko Suzuki, Michiko Tadokoro, Katsuyo Sudo, Suuchin Teraoka, Akie Omori, Yoshio Hirano, Takato Hase, Hidemi Kakizawa, Isamu Uchida, Marcia Kashiwagi, Yasushi Hinata, Karin Son and Sanae Sugimura.

Photo: Katsuyo, Michael, Yuriko, Yoshio, Masanori.

We did self-introductions.

Photo: Karin, Sanae, Hidemi, Masanori.
Photo: Michael, Yuriko, Katsuyo, Isamu.
We studied making English sentences. 

Kiyoko made a Japanese sentence about her 
impression of today's class. Masanori taught us how to change the sentence to make it easy to translate into English. 

Masanori also gave us lessons using a text for children.

"Do you like January?" "No, I don't."
Then we repeated the pattern for January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December.

Photo: Marcia, Katsuyo, Takato.
Zoom with Rosalie and Myles from New York.
We visited "PAPAYA" in New York during their live broadcast. Myles ate a hot dog as large as his head.

Photo: Rosalie, Myles and English class.

Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday in the U.S.

  English songs.
We listened to "Sailing" by Rod Stewart requested by Akie. We sang this song, which was also popular in Japan, with karaoke.
Photo: Suuchin, Yasushi, Akie, English class, Yuriko, Kiyoko, Masanori.



We gave a speech one by one.

What do you like about your hobby? 
I like ..........because ...............


Photo: Walt in Mt. Takao.

It is Walt's birthday this month (January 12).

Masanori gave a speech about Walt. And we each gave a speech one by one about Walt.


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 Computer Workshop   
Today’s teachers and Participants: Doug Lerner, Keizhen Kimu
Masanori Tatsui, Michael Uki, Hiroko Uki, Makkun Mitsui, Akie Omori, Isamu Uchida, Hidemi Kakizawa, Noriko Okamori, Suuchin Teraoka, Marcia Kashiwagi, Kiyoki Suzuki, Michiko Tadokoro, Karin Son and Sanae Sugimura.                                                                                       
Teacher Doug taught how to upload our videos to YouTube.
Photo: Karin, Sanae, Michael, Hiroko, Makkun, Masanori, Kimu.
Photo: Michiko, Kiyoko.


 New Hibiki home page        

You can look at records of Hibiki’s past (from 2007). 過去の記録を見ることができます。
 Walt's video and  photos
Faces of Japan, Walt's video:
Slide show video:
 Akie’s essay