CELEBRATE 2020, Year of the Mouse, in your Japanese classroom, with these ideas for craft activities and display materials.
Instructions, with photos, enable easy comprehension for teachers.
Craft activities included are
· Ema template + kirigami template
· Mobile templates—for writing practice
· Fridge magnet templae
· Finger puppet template
· Icy pole stick bowing puppets—2 designs
· Rocking mouse template
· Abstract colouring templates
· Bookmark templates - three versions
· Chatterbox-style puppet
· Otoshidama envelope—2 designs
· Patty pan mouse
Display materials included are
· personal character traits + list of ‘mouse years’
· Mnemonic for NEZUMI
· Kanji symbol used for NEZUMI DOSHI
· Real mouse poster
· New Year song chart + song audio ( Not professional quality - me singing to give teachers an idea!)
PHOTOS taken in Japan, January 2020, now added. display items and EMA.