Gift’s Blog

11/13/2014

Hi everyone.

In order to continue to their studies beyond standard seven (7th grade) student in Tanzania need to pass the National Exam.

Here are my results:

Class  7TH Grade
kiswahili C
English B
civics C
Mathematics C
science D
Average C

 

9/9/2014

Hi everyone

I am now about to finish my  seventh grade and i am so excited going to secondary school. We are starting our final examinations on 11th,  i am praying that i will accomplish my seventh grade with Honor and may God help. I would like to give my gratitude to our beloved MAMA Theresa for all her support,love, and commitment towards my life. May GOD bless you Mama. Thank you all for your support towards my education, you guys made a difference in my life.

I would like to welcome you guys in my graduation ceremony which will be on 13th Sept 2014 at Royal school,let celebrate together.

In past two weeks i have received 9/9/2014

  • 1 tishirt
  • 1 pair of short
  • 50 colored pencil
  • 1 packet of water color
  • chocolate

Thank you all

8/19/2014

Hallo

On 31st July 2014 we started our school holiday for 2weeks only,we have been getting private tutoring at the orphanage this holiday.  We miss Mama Theresa so much happy she is coming soon. Three weeks back, we went to the playing ground and we had fun with the volunteers.

Couple of weeks back I was sick (fainting) but now I’m not fainting. On September 2014 all of grade seven students are going to finish primary school and we will be going to secondary boarding school.

By super man

4/16/2014

In the past 6 months I have received:

  • 2 pairs of sport shoes & 5 pairs of sport socks
  • 2 pairs of sandals
  • 2 pairs of school shoes & 2 pairs of school socks
  • 1 pair of regular shoes & 3 pairs of regular socks
  • Uniform Items: 1 pair of shorts, 1 shirt, 1 tie, 1 sweater, & 1 sport t-shirt
  • 3 backpacks
  • 1 shoe polish
  • 5 counter books & 7 exercise books
  • 10 pencils, 10 pens, 2 erasers & 1 sharpener
  • 3 rulers & 1 math set
  • 1 towel
  • 4 body soaps
  • 2 toothbrushes & 1 toothpaste
  • Laundry soap @ home
  • 1 belt, 5 shirts, 5 t-shirts, 1 pair of pants, 2 vests, 4 sweaters & 4 pairs of boxers
  • 2 bed sheets
  • 1 swim suit

Asante sana! (Thank you very much!)

4/3/2014

Hi everyone! I hope you are fine; I’m not fine. I fainted on Tuesday. It has happened before, but not in over a year. I have gone to a clinic for an EKG and blood sugar test and to the hospital for an x-ray. They were not sure what is making me faint over and over. I have to go back to the hospital next week. I’m in grade seven but in September I’m graduating to secondary school. My favorite subjects are mathematics, history and kiswahili. In mathematics I got an A, in history I got a B and in kiswahili I got an A. Today is the last day of first term at school. I’m on Easter break for one month. We are going to stay two weeks at home and two weeks at school. I’ll be at school for tuition (tutoring) in order to prepare for the District examination and National examination. After the examinations, I will be finished with grade seven. I will go to the village to greet my parents and my friends. 11/30/2013 Hi guys, I hope you all are OK, I am on holiday at the moment and i am hopping to go back to the village next week to spend time with my relatives and friends. School just closed yesterday so i won’t be going going to school for the next whole month of December, i will miss my classmates and friends at school very much during this time. After closing school yesterday, we had some good time, ate chapati, biscuits and some juice both of which were very delicious! School opens again on the 6th of January 2014. Check out my exam results from school for term one for the year 2013. Results for term three will be out early next year. I will publish my results for term two very soon. Here is our grading scale by the way: 81-100 =A, 61-80=B, 41- 60 =C, 31-40=D

CLASS TERM 1 TERM 2 TERM 3 RANK 1 RANK 2 RANK 3
MATH 52
ENGLISH 46
SWAHILI 58
SCIENCE 30
GEOGRAPHY 42
HISTORY 44
CIVICS 62
ARTS & CRAFT
67/75

4/24/2013 Gift is always flashing his wonderful smile. He is such a happy kid, always running around playing sports, he is a great card player, and is very good a solving puzzles. He always has a strategy and usually it helps him win all his games! If you want to play a game against Gift, be prepared for him to win!

Gift playing connect four with a volunteer

Gift playing Connect Four with a volunteer

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Gift helping make Pilau

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Gift roasting marshmellows for s’mores over the fire

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