Term 4, 2021. lesson 1

Lesson Preparation: Children will need a device to access Padlet.

Additional activity: Please print 1x 'School Venn Diagram' on A3 paper per group of 3-4.

Victorian Curriculum- Essential Learnings: We are learning to identify behaviours and values associated with Japanese society and incorporate these into our own language use. We are also learning to encourage classmates using appropriate language in Japanese (ganbatte).

Gakko ni ikimashou - Let's go to school.

PowerPoint and discussion

Students will discuss differences/similarities between Japanese and Australian schools.

Key words

Gakko

Souji

Kyuushoku

Shuudan toukou

Ganbarimasu (ganbatte)

Padlet

Additional Activity

Venn Diagram

Children will work in small groups to list/draw (younger students) the similarities/differences between schools in Australia and in Japan. They may like to add another wondering to Padlet if they think of one.

Please print 1x 'School Venn Diagram' on A3 paper per group of 3-4.

school venn diagram.pptx.pdf

Once completed, children can share these with the group and discuss any new learnings.