School in Japan
By Katie I was very nervous in the morning ! I had to leave our apartment before 7:00 am to get there for 8:30 am.  In Tokyo, till about 9:00 am, it’s rush hour and everyone gets squashed like sardines in the subway!! It’s amazing how many people you can […]

A day at a Japanese School

By Jen I left the first 9-day block of intensive teaching/training/observation deliriously excited and exhausted. Now after a week writing my first “LSA” (the Delta world is full of acronyms, this one is Language Systems or Skills Assignment) I am just deliriously tired. I chose to write about modals, those […]

Holy Mother of Hell’s Bells. This Delta is tough.

[Elephant photo courtesy of] Is it crazy to teach your kids baby sign language? I decided to find out with baby number 3. That was 10 years ago. I must have had a bit of an obsession with language for longer than I realised. We uprooted and moved abroad principally […]

Language: Baby Sign Language is for Crazy Giraffes