Week in Photos (26/05-01/06)

Learning Afrikaans from kids’ books. Doesn’t seem too hard, right?

Debate competition at school, aka a crazy fight circle.

My host sister arguing why women are better than men.

My walk to school. Found a new route that is literally a footpath through the bush, rather than the road, and it’s shorter.

Week in Photos (26/2-03/03)

The sun shining on the dew-kissed thorn bushes in the veld.

The sun shining on the dew-kissed thorn bushes in the veld.

Thursday is cleaning day after school. So the kids clean and the teachers sit and talk.

Thursday is cleaning day after school. So the kids clean and the teachers sit and talk.

Sooo...there's 10 baby turkeys at home. Thanksgiving?

Sooo…there’s 10 baby turkeys at home. Thanksgiving?

We had to get out of the car so the driver could pass over this massive exposed pipe in the road.

We had to get out of the car so the driver could pass over this massive exposed pipe in the road.

KFC

KFC

Week in Photos (Jan 29-Feb 5)

As I was picking peaches, a whole swarm of turkeys and chickens decided to chase me around.

As I was picking peaches, a whole swarm of turkeys and chickens decided to chase me around.

Another shot of Sports Day at KPS

Another shot of Sports Day at KPS

Due to it actually raining, the bush I walk through to school is actually green and lush!

Due to it actually raining, the bush I walk through to school is actually green and lush!

From this I understand that Ben + Pat the Elf are friends, and the Arabic man lives in a sand castle

From this I understand that Ben + Pat the Elf are friends, and the Arabic man lives in a sand castle

On the Edge of the Kalahari, Part 2

A chicken observes the setting sun from his coop (right outside my window).

A chicken observes the setting sun from his coop (right outside my window).

More photos!

A cow wanders along a cattle path on my way to school.

A cow wanders along a cattle path on my way to school.

A chicken herds her chicks away from me-the big, scary human.

A chicken herds her chicks away from me-the big, scary human.

My phone only displays temps up to 99 on the homescreen. notice the 99+...ugh.

My phone only displays temps up to 99 on the homescreen. notice the 99+…ugh.

I come home to find a bug chilling in my bowl...such is the PCV life.

I come home to find a bug chilling in my bowl…such is the PCV life.

On the Edge of the Kalahari

To get to one of my schools, I have an hour long walk, part of which is through the bushveld.

To get to one of my schools, I have an hour long walk, part of which is through the bushveld.

Photo Time!

One of my schools. There are a few other building blocks too. Grades R (kindergarten) through Gr 6.

One of my schools. There are a few other building blocks too. Grades R (kindergarten) through Gr 6.

You sure don't want to walk into this!

You sure don’t want to walk into this!

Headed to school on a cloudy (rare) morning.

Headed to school on a cloudy (rare) morning.

Where is Pride Rock? I live in the world of the Lion King, minus the lions and whatnot.

Where is Pride Rock? I live in the world of the Lion King, minus the lions and whatnot.