worldwide superstitions

Superstitions around the world

Because it is Friday the 13th the students in the Advanced class wrote about superstitions in their home country. All are very different from the ones here in the UK. Enjoy what these students have to say about scary or sometimes funny superstitions from around the world. Mari about Japan: If you cu … Read more

Are you superstitious?

Superstitions Coming up this week is Friday 13th. Not the film, but the day. Like Jason, though, this day brings bad luck for everyone who comes across it – or at least that’s what people believe. It doesn’t, of course; Friday 13th is just as good or as bad as any other Friday. It’s just one of the … Read more

friday the 13th

This week at EC Oxford: Are you afraid of the dark?

This week at EC Oxford our theme is: Are you afraid of the dark? Next Friday it is Friday the 13th, which is an unlucky day here in the UK. Because of this scary and spooky day, our theme this week is also spooky. And we have planned lots of scary stuff for our students. Read here all about the fun … Read more

Exciting times at EC Oxford

I do apologise as it has been a while since I wrote a blog…. It has been very busy at EC Oxford lately and also very exciting. In July we had over 180 students in the school, which is an increase on previous summers. The school is always lively but the summer adds a whole new dimension of excitement … Read more