This kit is designed for students of Japanese and includes a wide variety of resources and activity ideas to free up teacher time for teaching!!
By undertaking this unit of work students will develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.
The language structures included are
Some kanji have been included, in line with the Australian Curriculum recommendations. Students will find the kanji weather words easier to read than the hiragana version!!
With the city names, they are shown in Kanji but with furigana support ( initially with English above and then hiragana). Students are not expected to write the city name kanji.
Use of でしょう for forecasts is introduced as well as ときどき・のち
MANY different sets of cards are included and their use is explained. Clear, bright clipart pictures add to student engagement.
Original mnemonic story cards help students learn vocabulary quickly.
There is a split-flap book for students to develop reading skill and confidence.
Ideas for assessment using ICT are included, as well as quick quizzes.
Links to weather sites are provided.
A student workbook can be printed and stapled or printed as worksheets. Teachers can chose which pages to include and the sequencing that best suits their teaching style and students.