Welcome to the Japanese SCHOOL -VISITING is believing- ④A Day at School - Classes

by Hiroyuki - Japan Licensed Guide
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Welcome to the Japanese SCHOOL -VISITING is believing- ④A Day at School - Classes Welcome to the Japanese SCHOOL -VISITING is believing- ④A Day at School - Classes

School usually starts around 8:30.  Elementary school classes are 45 minutes long and in junior high school a class lasts 50 minutes.  Students go to their classrooms where they will stay most of the day (except when they go to the gym, music classroom, science lab and home economics classroom).  In Japan students stay in one classroom; teachers are the ones who move from class to class.  The maximum number of students in one class is 40.  Students start learning English when they are fifth graders. 

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07 Nov 2018

Hiroyuki

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1 week ago Traveler: Carol -   Tour Guide: Hiroyuki

Excellent communication with Yuki. All questions were answered promptly while preparing for the tour. He is patient, dedicated to his job and speaks very good English (he was a former English teacher). Time to see the sights of Hakodate was limited (1 day only) and challenging due to snowing but Yuki was able to show us a lot of places in a short time and he gave us time to enjoy the snow (we were...
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8 months ago Traveler: Cheryl -   Tour Guide: Hiroyuki

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1 year ago Traveler: Ronald -   Tour Guide: Hiroyuki

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We were glad to have Yuki as our private tour guide in Hakodate. He was very prompt, attentive and thoughtful in adjusting our itinerary. He showed us the beautiful sights by using public transportation.
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2 years ago Traveler: Paul -   Tour Guide: Hiroyuki

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