This presentation style resource guides students through the necessary language to perform
1. a self-introduction based on Sumo Statistics - name, age, height, weight and nationality!
2. an interview role-play also based on Sumo Statistics - name, age, height, weight and nationality!
It is ready to be displayed using a data projector and does not require an interactive whiteboard.
Students are shown how to make numbers larger than ten and into the hundreds.
Included in the presentation are tasks for student to complete in their workbook, on separate paper or just orally ( depending on teacher choice). Pages with answers are provided.
Kanji is used for numbers including 百 and 'years old ~ 才
Mnemonic story pages have illustrations to aid memorisation of key words 才、しんちょう、たいじゅう
The original graphics have been hand-drawn and painted by a talented friend in Japan - Mrs Yohko Tange and I am most appreciative of her fine efforts.
SUMO offers an insight into a fascinating ritualised sport, unique to Japan. Teachers may wish to show students video clips, and further their understanding with discussion.
I have now made a student workbook to accompany this resource.
I welcome you feedback on this 'new' type of resource!