Students work through several activities for learning and practicing 69 basic primary and junior secondary school level kanji. The kanji can be categorised according to their meaning and number of strokes, combined to make new words, or used to create simple sentences.
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Students try to win as many job cards as possible by asking questions to try and determine which job is on the card.
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Students use the train map supplied to work out who can get to the bomb fastest before it explodes. Students work out a route for each of the four detectives and add up the minutes it takes to them to reach the destination in time.
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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.
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Students use their knowledge of descriptions in Japanese combined with logic to name the animals and people.
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Students use their knowledge of giving and receiving verbs combined with logic to solve the problem of who received what from whom.
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Students work in pairs to decide which of the four sports clubs (gyms) they will join. Each student and their partner go to two clubs, ask some questions and share the information. They then discuss which club they will choose.
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