21.08. - 30.08.2018
Last year, a very passionate university professor from
Okayama University of Science launched this project together with CIEE
Japan. Her vision is to give her students (many are in education major)
more chance to open their eyes to the outside of the world and to use
English as a tool to understand people from a variety of background. By
committing deeply in a camp, students will actively involve with the
training and find many positive things to become a professional teacher
in their future.
First half project is based on Kurashiki City and the
volunteers move to Kibi Youth Outdoor Learning Center bus for camping.
- In cooperation with Japanese university students from Okayama
University of Science (About 20 students), volunteers manage and plan
cross cultural communication seminar& English education seminar for
Japanese children (elementary school students)
※A camp leader will also be selected by the university.
- Cultural exchange with children at local high school and children
- Cleaning and pulling weeds at youth center
- Join the event of learning Japanese culture held by Japanese students
International academic exchange center on
campus (20th August-25th August)
National KIBI Youth Outdoor Learning Center (26th August-29th August)
Bed rooms, shower (with bath tab 20-25 Aug/large public bath 26-29 Aug),
laundromat at within 10-min-walking distance (20-25 Aug), restroom. Deli
at 10-min-walking distance (20-25 Aug) ,
No Free Wifi and kitchen.
Meals will be provided except for on the weekend of 25th and 26th Aug
Not available for vegetarian and people who have food allergy.
A motivation letter (more than 10 sentences long) is
required. Please include your interest, motivation, experience and
strength of yourself in English or Japanese.
Volunteer should bring clothes suitable for the work, shoes, hat/cap,
bug protected spray, medicine for insect bites, cold and painkiller,
bath towels, facial towels, toothpaste, brush, shampoo and conditioner,
seasonings that represent your country (salt, garlic, paste, sauce or
pepper) Prepare for presentation about your country. Also please bring
some English textbooks you used in junior high school or high school of
your country. A credit card may not be useless in this area. Please
prepare at least 30,000 JPY if you want to go sightseeing during
Volunteers must put off pierces and hide tattoos when visiting schools.
Adresa: Kurashiki, OKAYAMA, , Japan
Letisko: Okayama Airport, Autobusová/Vlaková zastávka: JR Okayama Station
GPS: 34.5850134, 133.7720841
Okayama city is the capital city of Okayama
Prefecture in the Chūgoku region of Japan. Although the accommodation is
located in rural area, it is very comfortable to live as it is not as
busy as other metropolitan cities. It is also accessible to Shikoku,
Sanyo and Kansai area. Those for who want to explore those areas can
visit there after the project. You will be able to have experience
modern Japanese culture through interaction with local people. They give
a friendly welcome to you. Okayama is very safe area and really nice
place to stay.
Táto aktivita nemôže byť pridaná do tvojej tašky. Môže byť plná, uzavretá, alebo nie je určená pre teba. Tiež sa musíš prihlásiť.
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