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 practice and perform a 2 person skit where a frantic person comes running into the RSPCA office desperately trying to find a missing pet. The officers try to help the owner as s/he describes the pet.
Animals Describing Role_play Skits Primary Junior_Secondary 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 learn the words for 12 sea creatures as they play card games and observation games using the IWB.
Animals Games Primary Junior_Secondary Reading Speaking
Students look at a Japanese menu and discuss Japanese food. They may also proceed to a role play which takes place in a restaurant.
Food Kana Junior_Secondary Reading Speaking Writing
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
An Interactive Whiteboard resource which contains activities for learning and practicing vocabulary and expressions related to convenience stores in Japan, through the game of Sugoroku.
Food ICT_IWB Shopping Kana Primary Junior_Secondary Senior_Secondary Listening Reading Speaking
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 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