Enrich your Japanese classroom with a collection of resources
for all learners from The Japan Foundation, Sydney.
Students play the following games with picture/word cards: Vocabulary learning, Grab, Card Matching, Concentration, Guess the word, Definitions, Soccer, On the Buses, Human Board Game, What’s Missing, Reading activities, Phrase/sentence building, Scattergories, Mime Game, Daily Activities, 3 Hint Game
Games Primary Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Listening Reading Speaking
Students practise verbal expressions for daily activities.
Daily_routine Games Grammar Time Verbs Primary Junior_Secondary Listening Speaking
Students perform a short skit about the origins of the Tanabata Festival held in July. The skit emphasises the months and how the lovers can only meet once a year.
Annual_events Skits Primary Junior_Secondary Reading Speaking
Students will practise numbers as they discuss the percentage of water in plants and animals. They will then brainstorm verbs relating to water use and discuss Australia’s and Japan’s use of water.
Environment Integrated_curriculum Numbers Verbs Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Listening Reading Writing
Students role play in pairs, describing the face of a “robber”. The policeman must re-create the face that the informant is describing, feature by feature.
Describing Role_play Primary Junior_Secondary Listening Speaking
Students try to guess the konbini item by listening to the clues read out by the teacher. Students compete in teams to try and win the most items.
Describing Games Shopping Junior_Secondary Listening Food
Students try to be the first one to get four names in a row (horizontally, vertically and diagonally) on their sheet.
Games Leisure Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Listening Reading Speaking
Students make a digital photo presentation using software such as ‘Photo Story' and ‘iPhoto' as a starter project for making videos. This will enable students to gain skills in making an audiovisual presentation, making it easier to create good videos later.
ICT_IWB Family School Primary Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Speaking Writing
Students form teams to answer questions about a Japanese house. They choose the room they wish to answer a question on and points are awarded if they answer correctly.
Games House Traditions Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Listening Speaking