Enrich your Japanese classroom with a collection of resources
for all learners from The Japan Foundation, Sydney.
Students play karuta in groups of four to learn the expressions おはよう、こんにちは、こんばんは、ありがとう、ごめんなさい、おやすみなさい、じゃ、また、さようなら、いってきます、ただいま、いただきます、ごちそうさま.
Games Greetings Primary Junior_Secondary Listening Reading
Students listen to the clock times read out by the teacher and compete to be the first to fill out their bingo card of clock times they have chosen.
Daily_routine Games Numbers Time Primary Junior_Secondary Listening Speaking
Students play a boardgame in groups where they have to make their way around a Japanese convenience store. The winner makes it to the EXIT first.
Games Shopping Primary Junior_Secondary Reading Speaking Food
Students use their knowledge of giving and receiving verbs combined with logic to solve the problem of who received what from whom.
Family Problem_solving Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Reading Writing Differentiated_learning
Students play a game where they must think of a word within a certain category to get a point. Play continues around the group and the student with the most points is the winner.
Games Group_work Primary Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Listening Speaking
Students are given a card telling them who they are in a family. They move around the classroom trying to find the other members of their family by asking questions in Japanese. The aim is to be in the family that finds all its members first.
Family Games Group_work Primary Junior_Secondary Listening Speaking
Students learn how to recognise the structure of kanji and become familiar with the concept of identifying and looking up a kanji compound by looking at its radical.
Kanji Senior_Secondary Reading
The movie is accompanied by a Language Resource Kit which allows students to learn Japanese through film in four easy steps: Watch; Listen; Practise; Speak. It is an effective learning tool for introducing Japanese language and culture to students, teachers, film lovers and the general public, presented in an engaging, entertaining and educational way.
Family Movie Role_play Skits Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Listening Speaking
Students practise constructing compositions, using 5 Steps. The process teaches students to think about the structure of their texts and plan in advance. Sample texts and questions come from HSC Online.
Greetings Senior_Secondary Writing School Youth