Teaching with Anime- Kaleido Star

Teaching with Anime Kaleido Star             The following post is for the science teachers in my readership, so it’s not for everyone.   Kaleido Star Theoretical Patients The following is not really a lesson per se, but more of an activity that you could use during or at the end of Read More …

Kaleido Star- Layla Hamilton’s shoulder injury

Layla Hamilton’s shoulder injury in Kaleido Star   Layla Hamilton is the star of the Kaleido Stage and acts like an antagonist, friend, and mentor to Sora throughout the first season.  In the final arc of the season Layla and Sora are challenged with performing the Legendary Great Maneuver in order to save the Kaleido Read More …

Kaleido Star- Ken’s Weak Heart

Kaleido Star- Ken’s Weak Heart Kaleido Star is an anime original story by GONZO from the early 2000s (April 2003 to March 2004) that was later dubbed and brought to the states by Funimation.  It is an interesting show that is a mix of sports anime meets performing arts, meets the circus.  I’ll write a Read More …

Everyday Life with Monster Girls- Tionisha the Ogress

Ogress Everyday Life with Monster Girls includes a wide variety of monsters and mythological creatures including ogres.  Ogress is the feminine form of ogre, which is a fairly common mythological creature, found in many cultures around the world including Japan.  In Japan ogres are known as Oni, which is sort of a catch-all for a Read More …

Everyday Life of Monster Girls- Manako the Cyclops

Cyclops The cyclops hails from Greek mythology and first appears in Homer’s Odyssey, and it was a giant one eyed humanoid monster with a taste for humans.  Manako is a monoeye, or the cyclops of the Everyday Life of Monster Girls, and much cuter than the cyclops of Greek mythology.  Interestingly enough, unlike zombies, there Read More …