Yesterday, I had promised Li Na to take a picture of her:
Hope I did her some justice:
Zhu Hui took me to an elementary school in the afternoon:
We were going to talk to the kids about physical education, but I was invited to watch the girls’ dance practice. I shot video after video everywhere we went, and eventually compiled them into one clip:
I realize that this video is pretty long, but I just loved the dance routine too much and couldn’t make myself cut any part of it! 🙂
Teacher Ran 冉老师 then opened up the inner sanctuary for us:
His art department:
I marveled at the expertise and the devotion of these little children:
One boy had made a comic drawing on the classroom wall that could only be described as epic:
This “mural” featured scenes and details from movies and computer games he obviously enjoyed. I especially loved the way he had subversively drawn over the switchboard:
…then there were the clay figures – mostly scenes from the countryside:
And from computer games:
Who would have thought that CS could be so inspiring?
There was one clay figure I particularly liked:
To think that it was an elementary school child who had carved this expression into the old person’s face!
Dear Teacher Ran:
Thank you for what you are doing!