Classroom Resources

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  • Omatsuri -Bon-odori-

    Students work through a series of activities based on the theme of bon-odori.

  • Quiz: Japanese Language

    Students learn about Japanese language and culture through a quiz-style slideshow, which contains multiple choice questions with visual cues. Question and answer slides are followed by an explanatory slide which gives context and detail. Teachers’ notes provide further details.

  • Description Karuta Game

    Students take turns reading descriptions and grabbing picture cards that match the descriptions.

  • Who Am I? Celebrity Game

    Students label each other as a famous person and try to figure out who they are by asking about their nationality, physical appearance, job, hobbies etc.

  • Guess the Konbini Item

    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.

  • Skit: Lost Pet

    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.

  • Guess the Souvenir Group Activity

    Students ask a series of questions to try to work out which souvenir another student is holding. If they guess correctly they win the souvenir.

  • Descriptions in Japanese Using Logic

    Students use their knowledge of descriptions in Japanese combined with logic to name the animals and people.

  • Using Flash Cards

    Students can learn new vocabulary and play various games using the flashcards which cover many topics.

  • Descriptions Using an Identikit

    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.