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March 12, 2015

March 11, 2015: Parent Update

Today is the 3rd day of school for our TIS/SEES exchange and will be their 4th homestay night.  Their 5th grade teacher, Christy Lao Shi and a former TIS teacher, Hong Lao Shi have been with the kids every day and are sending back pictures and great reports.  Most of our kids had some fears… View Article

March 12, 2015

March 10, 2015: Pictures from School!

Morning exercise!   TIS Principal Ron Young, with Suzhou 1st Graders   TIS student was playing with Suzhou kids during break time.   – Christy Appleberry, Chinese 5th Grade teacher

March 9, 2015

March 7, 2015: Interviewing Locals

Here are some of our students interviewing some Suzhou locals as part of their 5th grade exhibition projects. For more information about the Exhibition Projects, click here. – photo by TIS parent Sharyn Marcuson  

March 9, 2015

March 7, 2015: Suzhou

The students are now in Suzhou. Here are some of our kids helping to make some local snacks! – Shared by Christy Appleberry, Chinese 5th Grade teacher