May 25, 2017, 07:37:34 PM

Author Topic: Newbie in Namhae  (Read 1436 times)

Offline Cereal

  • Hero of Waygookistan
  • *****
  • Posts: 1239
  • Gender: Male
  • Awwww man!
Newbie in Namhae
« on: March 16, 2011, 04:25:06 PM »
Hello All,

I'm new to Korea and work at a middle and elementary school in Sangju about 30 minutes from Namhae by bus. I previously taught in Laos for several years but to much more advanced speakers at an international school, a business college and language academies. These kids are beginner and absolute beginner level. I am finding it tough!

They are all nice folks in these parts and I like the scenery. Namhae is small, about 55,000 people but seems to have most of what I need although it doesn't have what I want, like an English bookstore for example!

Anyway, it's fun but seriously cold here! And, I miss sticky rice and noodle soup!
"The urge to destroy is also a creative urge."

Offline chocolateme

  • Explorer
  • *
  • Posts: 18
  • Gender: Female
  • You are what you eat.
Re: Newbie in Namhae
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2012, 09:34:42 PM »
I want to visit Namhae and Sangju beach or some clean beach to walk/run the shore. Too cold to get in water for me. Send me any area suggestion you may have. I will travel alone and get lost easily so any advice is helpful.

Offline crantor

  • Adventurer
  • *
  • Posts: 51
  • Gender: Male
Re: Newbie in Namhae
« Reply #2 on: September 19, 2012, 11:50:33 PM »
I loved Namhae when I went for a visit, it was awesome.
I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students.

 - Carl Sagan

Offline coolcolm

  • Explorer
  • *
  • Posts: 24
  • Gender: Male
Re: Newbie in Namhae
« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2013, 12:20:12 AM »
Hi Are you still on Namhae? I'm moving there next week (also new to Korea)


Recent Lesson Plans

No Pair work or Group work Allowed by Chinguetti
[Today at 06:24:36 PM]

Lilo and Stitch Korean subs by andyman73
[Today at 05:20:19 PM]

Loves vs love by villanprincess
[Today at 05:07:19 PM]

Debate Class Help! by Jinsoo310
[Today at 04:59:24 PM]

Movie/Popcorn Theme Lesson by amyb72
[Today at 03:25:14 PM]