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 take turns reading descriptions and grabbing picture cards that match the descriptions.
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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 play a board game where they make their way around a map of Japan, practising inviting others to places by various means of transport.
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Students are given a card telling them who they are in a family. They move around the classroom trying to find the other members of their family by asking questions in Japanese. The aim is to be in the family that finds all its members first.
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Students form groups and play a bingo game involving sentences which have time, transport and place words. Each group has one winner who has crossed out all the words on his/her cards first.
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Students play a game where they must think of a word within a certain category to get a point. Play continues around the group and the student with the most points is the winner.
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Students practise their numbers in Japanese in this fun dice game. Groups work together to try and get up to the total number chosen by the teacher within their limit of throws.
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