Monthly Archives: July 2010

Jackie’s Last Day In K-stan

Amid helping the summer team do laundry and purchase souvenirs, we also managed to spend some last family time with Jackie today before she heads off to her summer study program in Bayreuth, Germany.  The girls spent time walking and talking together, purchasing last minute items, and helping Jackie pack.  Then we all went to […]

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English Camp – Day 5 – The Grand Finale!!

It was a great day at School 79 today.  All the classrooms were bubbling with friendly atmosphere, games, American music, and DANCING!! We invited all of the kids to an American Party at Almagul this afternoon.  We had a tremendous crowd show up for more singing, games, line-dancing, and a hot dog feast.  Everyone was […]

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English Camp – Day 4- Talent Show!!

Damira and I brought treats and took a morning excursion to visit Zhanna and Rostik in the hospital — robots for Rostik and Caramel Latte for Zhanna (coffee in bed! :-)! )  Just what the doctor ordered!  Well, maybe not. Getting inside the hospital to visit is often difficult in Kazakhstan – the more common practice is for […]

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English Camp- Day 3!

Both in and out of the classroom, we had another great day teaching and hanging out with Kazakhstani students!!  We are only sad that two of our American students have a stomach bug and were unable to join the fun.  Praying for quick recovery for them!

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English Camp- Day 2!

Lessons in the morning + Lunch in the park + A sweaty afternoon of outdoor games +Evening youth Bible study = Another Full Day!

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