GaVS Japanese I  

Frayer-sensei News Letter #1, Aug 15, 2016

Assignment Due Date: Aug 18 (Thu) for 18 week schedule

If you are taking the 18 week schedule, make sure to submit your assignments for Aug 8 - Aug 18 by Aug 18, Thursday midnight. Please check your schedule and the course news announcements for the instructions. The GaVS late work policy will be applied if late assignments are turned in.

Have you printed your course schedule? Are you checking news announcements?

  1. Look to the right under "Course Information" to print and save a copy of the syllabus and the schedule. Follow your schedule on a daily basis.
  2. Sign the Handbook/Syllabus Acknowledgement Form and submit in the dropbox.
  3. If you miss the welcome session, listen to the recording.
  4. Check the news announcements and email daily.

Japanese Summer Festival

One of the most popular summer festivals in Japan is "Bon Festival" which is a family reunion holiday. It has been celebrated in Japan for more than 500 years and traditionally includes a dance, known as Bon Odori (dance). On August 20, the Annual Bon Dance Festival will be held in Greenville, SC. Click here for the info.

JapanFest in Atlanta will be held on Sep 17 and 18. Click here for the info.