Day 19 – ISAT U Project Runway 2018

On Sunday at 1 p.m we were invited to a runway project in SM City Mall.  We rode the ISAT bus to go there and it was a motorcade, so there were many vehicles that joined. Some buses are decorated beautifully showing the ISAT logo. They did it to celebrate the 113th anniversary of ISAT…

Day 16 – Buwan Ng Wika Day

That Thursday was a Filipino language day, buwan ng wika. On that day, all grades had to join poetry, band, and dance competition. There was no class, but we stayed in Ma’am Emmie’s advisory class to supervise the practice. I watched them dance and they were really good at it. They used Filipino song to…

Day 13 – Eya’s Birthday Party!

26th of August is Eya’s birthday. Eya was Ma’am Emmie’s niece. We were told that she was the most popular kid among ISAT people. Well, we could not deny that she was really cute and smart. That day, she celebrated her 6 years. It was exactly the same as  national heroes day in Philippines. The…

Days Off: It’s Time to Do Further Exploration!

We were scheduled to have free time too. The missing days in the post were our days off and these were the activities we did: Cleaning We did laundry and just did our room cleaning. Making lesson plan It was usually done before our teaching practice. We would have one whole day to do it…

Day 11 – It’s Charter Day!

It was Saturday morning. We wore our casual clothes. We did not have any idea what charter day was about, but they said that it was to celebrate the 81st anniversary of Iloilo city. First, we went to Iloilo market (exactly at Iloilo and Chinese friendship market). We were after the ISAT dance grup. The…

Practice Teaching Week

From Friday to the next Friday, I had to teach the classes assigned to me. I spent most of the time at school. It could be teaching, checking, supervising, and assisting the teacher. We learned a lot during this time. Before I taught the students, I have to make a lesson plan. The lesson plan…

Introduction and Observation Days

On Wednesday, Wilai and I had an appointment with Ma’am Emmie at 9 in the morning. She handled 2 grades (grade 7 and 9). She gave us the topics and the schedules. She also wanted us to experience all of her classes so we would teach all grade 7 and 9. For the first class,…