A Day in Nagomi’s Life


Nagomi is a 16 year old high school student. Here is an idea of what her life in school looks like. As you read this piece, ask yourself: is your school life the same, or different to Nagomi's? Read on to see the interesting perspective of a student on the other side of the world!

What do you eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner?:

For breakfast, I eat bread with curry inside. For lunch I have McDonald's (I really like their melon soda). For dinner, I eat my mom's cooking. It's very tasty!

What is your house like?:

I live in a house with my mom and older brother.

What chores do you have at home?:

I wash clothes and help my mom with other chores like washing plates.

What jobs do your parents have?:

My mom is a resturant worker, and my dad is a driver. 

What time does school start, and what time do you go home?:

School is from 8:35 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Sometimes, I go home after 6:00 p.m. because I do after-school clubs.

How do you get to school? Are you allowed to go to school by yourself?:

I ride the train. Yes, I can go school by myself, and I have been walking by myself since I was 11 years old!

Where do you eat lunch? What is your favorite food?:

I usually eat in my classroom or in the cafeteria.