Michelle Bourke

Tara in India

Tiny Angels has two new foreign teachers, Miffi and Tara from Australia. They’re loving their new home in the clouds and the kids adore them… I am controlling my envy!

Check out Tara’s blog.

Go girls!

Michelle goes to India!

@liambourke5 (Taken with Instagram at taj mahal) View high resolution

@liambourke5 (Taken with Instagram at taj mahal)

Me and Anwesh being “Heroes” (Taken with Instagram) View high resolution

Me and Anwesh being “Heroes” (Taken with Instagram)

Amritsar (Taken with Instagram at amritsar) View high resolution

Amritsar (Taken with Instagram at amritsar)

Today, I miss Takdah (Taken with Instagram) View high resolution

Today, I miss Takdah (Taken with Instagram)

June 8th approaches

WARNING: slightly emotional and melodramatic rambling below…

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If you’re happy and you know it…

Laurie and I have been at Tiny Angels for ten weeks. We now have only six weeks left of teaching… how did that happen? Time flies when you’re having fun/moulding young minds.

What will I do when I have no one to sing “If You’re Happy and You Know it Clap Your Hands?” with me? How will people know if I’m happy?! :P

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"White people sitting on a rock" makes page 3 of the local paper. View high resolution

"White people sitting on a rock" makes page 3 of the local paper.

"Miss! Miss!" - the daily ups and downs of being a primary school teacher.

Six weeks into teaching and life at Tiny Angels is going swimmingly.

Our students make me laugh so much - we are so lucky to hang out with them. Everyday I get a student coming up to me saying “Miss, you teach our class now okay?” …which is a good sign!

We are also busy teaching them manners… “Give me that pencil PLEASE!”… and “say thank you miss” are our new slogans. At night I go to bed with the sound of “MISS! MISS!!” ringing in my ears.

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