Wonderful Life in Shippu
@Nature around Shippu
@Shippu has a lot of beautiful
nature. In spring, there are many kinds of animals in Shippu. For example, there
are raccoons, snakes, and horses.
In summer, we can go to beautiful beaches. We also can eat many kinds of fresh sea
s. In fall, we can watch beautiful red
leaves in the forest which is just next to the school. This
scenery is so beautiful that you can never forget it! In winter, a lot
of snow falls around
Shippu. So, we can enjoy doing winter sports.
@About the School
There were around 25 students in Shippu elementary and junior high school in 2018. Our school was built many years ago. Our school day starts with ga book reading time.h For 10 minutes, every student in the school has to read books. After that our homerooms start.
@There are 2 school clubs at our school.
@@EThe Badminton team
@@EThe Culture club
@In Japan, teachers come to the classrooms. Students usually stay in the same classroom to have classes.
@Elementary school students and junior high school students clean their school together every day. After lunch time, we clean the classrooms with about 5 students.
Also, students clean some spots in Shippu as they do in their school. It is called the gShippu Clean Missionh, and it is held twice a year with the local community. This is not only making our town beautiful but also making strong relationships with our neighbors.
@School Events in Shippu
@The Sports Day
you see the sports day of Shippu elementary school and junior high school, you
will be surprised because the number of students is very small. However, it is a very interesting event! Teams of elementary and junior high school students are in competition. It is interesting.
A The tug of war is one of the
popular events, and it is very exciting in Shippu because there are elementary
and junior high school students in the same teams. So,
we donft know the results of the game even if some elementary students collapse
@@The Shippu Shrine Festival
@The Shippu shrine festival is held around the school. It has many events. For example, elementary school students join in a sumo tournament, and junior high school students show yosakoi dance in the festival. There is a bingo game part, too. These events are very interesting. Yosakoi dance is famous in Hokkaido. When we dance it, we hold a naruko in each hand. The Naruko is an important item to make sound during the dance. Yosakoi dance is a regular event in Shippu shrine festival.