Learning in the PYP – Seventh Annual Sakura Medal Book Review Contest

Seventh Annual Sakura Medal Book Review Contest

We are happy to announce that the following students’ book reviews were selected by TIS Japanese teachers, to sent to the Japanese Sakura Medal Book Review Contest to represent TIS.

Aurora Nakai (G1), Hina Manabe (G2), Oura Inouchi (G2), Eve Kagami (G3),
Maho Noguchi (G3), Maho Minagawa (G4),Junon Law (G5), Relli Kondo (G5),
Dohyun Kim (G5)

Each year there are over 120 entries to the contest from over 12 international schools in Japan. This is our 4th year to participate in this contest and we have won several awards in the past. The winners will be announced at the end of April. We are very hopeful that we will win some top awards again this year!

Additionally, this year TIS students’ posters were chosen for the official Sakura Medal Contest Poster.
Congratulations to Jiwoo Kim (G4) and Oura Inouchi (G2)!

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Yuko Kipnis
Japanese Teacher