Classroom Resources

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  • Developing Language through culture with YURUKYARA

    Series of activities exploring the topic of Yuru-kyara, culminating with a creative writing task 'Create your own ゆるキャラ'

  • Travel Agent Activity

    Students create simple statements about places where they would like to go and work co-operatively in groups to gather information and make decisions about the 4 travel destinations in Japan: Kyoto, Sapporo, Nikkoo and Hiroshima.

  • Skit: Koala at Customs

    Students prepare and perform a funny, short (1 page) skit that takes place in Japan. There are two parts: the Passenger and the Officer. The passenger is found to have concealed a live koala in their bag.

  • Using Transport to Go Places

    Students use card games and task sheets to learn the pattern 「TransportationでPlaceに いきます。」.

  • My Holiday Suitcase

    Students ask each other for various items so they can finish packing their suitcase. There are 12 items to obtain altogether.

  • Regional Specialities of Japan

    Students complete an information gap task while they practise grammar involving how places seem/appear. The topic is major Japanese cities’ special attractions.

  • Board Game: Travel Around Japan

    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.

  • Tourists in Australia

    Students answer questions giving advice for the situations described by the teacher.

  • Tokyo Sightseeing with Relative Clauses

    Using sightseeing spots around Tokyo as the subject matter, students create complex descriptive sentences.

  • Directions Around Town

    In pairs, students try to be the first to work out the mystery sentence by following directions. Using their map they go to different locations which have been allocated an area of the classroom.