Project Paradise - Standard Half Day Program

March 14, 2019

University of Hawaii at Manoa

1) Date, Location, Report Time

Date: Thursday, March 14, 2019

Report Location: In front of Warrior Rec Center <<<BE CAREFUL OF MEETING LOCATION<<<

Report Time1:15 PM

*It is critical that you report on time to the report location. Please plan transportation, parking, and time it takes to arrive ahead of time. LbE Hawaii has implemented a tardy/absence enforcement policy for the sake of a smooth running high quality program. Text or call Kevin at 808-209-5423 if running late. <see below>

2) Staffing Roles

Facilitator - Tyler Nakasone - In charge of the overall program operation, time management and scheduling, lead educator, lead escort / communicates with Bilingual Supporter

Bilingual Supporter - Reina Nakazato - In charge of translation as needed between Islanders and students or Facilitator and students

Islanders - English Speaking Leaders, assigned to a group of 5 Japanese high school students, representing the people and aloha of Hawaii, befriends the students to support them in English-practice and international relations

3) Program Details

Group: Koga Dai San High School

Ages: High School (Age Unknown)

Gender: Co-Ed 

English Level: Unknown, but always be prepared for different levels of English within your group and do give equal attention to all students. Slow down and simplify your English.

Participants per Group: 5 students per group

Number of Groups/Islanders: 3

Number of Students: 15

Group Assignment

GROUP 1 - Aldo Garcia

GROUP 2 - Brendan Korman

GROUP 3 - 

Program Theme: This is a standard program, where we introduce to the students the cultural diversity of Hawaii and the benefits of living in a multicultural society, further promoting the importance of being globally aware and communicating with other people. Students will also learn about Hawaii-Japan relations and gain self-identity!

  1. Ask Islanders to log into their Fire Tablets (the UHM wifi is USERNAME:  PASSWORD: P@radise19)

  2. Go to

  3. Click "log in" (should log in automatically)

  4. On left column, click "My Kahoots"

  5. Find "GameShow in Paradise"

  6. Click "PLAY"

  7. Click "Classic"

  8. Click "Fullscreen"

  9. Once all players (each group) are logged in, click "START"

  10. You will need to click "next" through each question

The Japanese students tend to get cold easily. The room you will be in might get cold. You may call the Meeting & Events office at 956-2525 to ask for someone to come in to make the room warmer
7) Important Preparation Information
  1. REPORT: REPORT LOCATION IS SINCLAIR CIRCLE, along University Ave. Please call Jake Yamamoto if you're lost: 808-489-8792 or text the group text.

  2. DOWNLOAD "ACTIONBOUND" APP in order to operate Exploration UH Manoa and Exploration JCCH

  3. ATTIRE: Casual shirt + shorts or long pants and comfortable shoes. Please bring a jacket as it does get COLD in JCCH.


  5. LANGUAGE: Please only speak ENGLISH with your students during this program.

  6. EXCHANGING OF CONTACT INFORMATION: Absolutely no exchange of phone numbers, email, social media with your students nor the teachers of the school! Violating such rule can result in termination from LbE Hawaii.

  7. EMERGENCIES: In case of any emergencies or questions contact Tyler at 808-542-3094

  8. HALE ALOHA QUALITY: You will be required to put together a HIGH QUALITY Hale Aloha presentation. This group has very high expectations for our program. Also, due to the small setting, each Islander's presentation can and WILL stand out to all teachers and students. Please make the extra effort to include as many artifacts as possible and make your presentations interactive, fun, and interesting!!!

8) Final Confirmation Required ASAP

Please fill out the brief form below to confirm that you have read and accepted the terms of participating in this exciting program. 

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307a Kamani Street Honolulu, Hawaii, USA 96813 ・ ・ 808-209-5423