Tag Archives: Life in Australia

Our Intermediate Evening students attend their first Rugby League game!!!

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              A few weeks ago students from intermediate evening and some other evening students went to watch a Tigers vs Rabbits rugby league game at Stadium Australia. It was first time for me to see a Rugby game and it was amazing. The game is so fast and tough compared to football. The teacher Justin explained some […]

Some wonderful Sydney advice from some Pre-intermediate students!

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A couple of students from our Pre-Intermediate class have some great advice for you. If you live in Sydney, or plan to come here, you need to read this! 24th April Dear friends, You should come to Sydney! Sydney has great weather and a lot of beautiful places. For example, the Opera house. You must go there, […]

Pre3 have a great time at Darling harbour!

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Yesterday our teacher, who is Hilary, said “we’ll go to Darling harbour”. Then, we went to Darling harbor and China town. The teacher had a gift for us that was Chinese Cream Puffs. We took a lot of photos in front of a statue of a rhino, The Chinese Gardens and Darling harbour. We saw the […]

What our students think about Australian Culture – Upper Int 2

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What we think about Australian Culture Australians have a relaxed lifestyle. In other places people are stressed and they don’t have much time, but Aussies seem to be friendly and kind. They are used to other cultures. They feel comfortable with other people because Australia is multicultural. Most Australian BBQs consist of meat and steak. […]

Elementary 2 is in a comparing mood!

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This week ELM2 did some writing comparing Sydney to their city/town. They have done a great job with some fantastic language. Take a look!   Asami Tsumoto- Japan Sydney is bigger than Fukuoka. Sydney has more tourists than Fukuoka. My city is cleaner than Sydney .It is also cheaper than Sydney. Tokyo is the busiest city […]

Comparing Sydney To Other Cities Around The World – Pre Intermediate 2

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Hello Everyone! This week, I asked my class about their hometown life and how different it is from their lives in Sydney. There is such a wide variety of culture in class, so I thought this would create an amazing conversation. As usual, my class didn’t disappoint! Everyone had a great time talking about the […]

A New Year … New Habits … And Other Things – INTERMEDIATE 1

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I asked my class to submit their ideas and not only was it interesting to see that some of them had bagged to best places to watch fireworks but also were keen to get into the spirit of things by making New Years resolutions…hopefully at the end of the year they can revisit the blog […]

The Holiday Season – Intermediate 4

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I asked my students how Christmas differed between their countries and Australia, and here are some of their thoughts. After we chatted about this, we had a classroom Christmas party, with food from their different countries, and we watched YOU TUBE music videos that the students chose to represent their country’s music.  It was a […]