Students work through a series of activities on the theme of Mt Fuji with a focus on the environment and significant world heritage sites.
How to use the resource
This unit of work comprises a PPT presentation and a series of task sheets.
Activity 1: Kanji
Students learn about On and Kun readings of the kanji ‘mountain’.
Activity 2: Where is Fujisan?
Students search for images of Mt Fuji in art works and designs.
Activity 3: Fujisan song
Students learn to sing a traditional song about Fujisan.
Activity 4: Fujisan quiz
Students answer quiz questions on Fujisan.
Activity 5: Describing world heritage sites
Students research world heritage sites and describe a site of their choice.
Activity 6: Sacred Fujisan
Students read about the spiritual significance of Mt Fuji and answer questions.
Activity 7: Protecting Fujisan
Students read an article about problems with garbage on Mt Fuji and find Japanese keywords.
Students create and perform a skit about littering on Mt Fuji.
Activity 8: Video contest
Students create a video to promote protection of Mt Fuji and assess their work.