Supootsu o shimashou-let's play sports

Term 2, 2021 Lesson 5

Lesson Preparation: Print 1x 'People Match-up' activity per small group of 3-4 children (these will need to be cut apart ready for the lesson). Students will need a copy of the Hiragana Chart'.

Please print out 1 set of "tenten-mamru"(killer gorilla) flashcards and display.

Additional activity: Students will need either an iPad/Chromebook or Laptop to access Classkick.

Victorian Curriculum: Children are learning to:

  • use pronouns such as わたし/ぼく and titles such as せんせい and さん.

  • use Japanese language to give information about themselves.

  • use a hiragana chart to support their reading and writing.

Warm up -Partner talk

Children will revise language from the previous week。

__________ ga suki desu ka?  ____がすきですか

Hai, suki desu. はい、すきです

Iie, suki ja nai desu. いいえ、すきじゃない です。

________ ga suki desu demo _______ wa suki ja nai desu. ______がすきです、でも_____はすきじゃないです。

Watashi mo suki (ja nai) desu. わたしもすき(じゃない)です。

Honto? ほんと?

DOko kara kimashita ka?

Where are you from?

Small Group Activity - People Match-up

Students will work in small groups of 3-4. They will need a copy of the two sheets below and these will need to be cut apart and ready to go.

people match-up sport activity.pptx

Hiragana Chart - Ten Ten and Maru

Sensei will introduce 'ten-ten' and 'maru' characters. Please print 1x Hiragana chart below for each child.

Hiragana chart JPVL.pdf

Hiragana chart

1x per student.


Tenten-maru poster

1x for class

Additional Activity (30 minutes)


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