Where we live, it’s still cold enough to snow, but I guess it’s still SPRING (haru)! I imagine spring in Japan in very beautiful and exciting with cherry blossoms blooming and children getting ready to graduate/begin a new school year.
There is a cute interactive Flash game on shimajiro.co.jp all about “Finding Spring“. Check it out with your little ones!
I also love this song about spring, called “Haru ga Kita” (Spring is Here). I don’t especially love these videos, but you’ll get the gist of how the song goes: