Tomodachi o Tsukurimashou

Lesson 3

Lesson Preparation: Please print out number flashcards then display.

Additional activity: Please print1 x game sheet (1,2,3 Go) per pair.

Victorian Curriculum: Exchange greetings and introduce and share information about self with the teacher and peers using simple language and gestures. They can recognise some hiragana.

classroom instructions

Sensei will introduce/revise classroom instructions in Japanese using flashcards and a 'Get Up and Move Game'.

counting in Japanese

Sensei will introduce/revise the numbers 1-10.

number flashcards.pdf

Number flashcards

Let's count!

Around the world

Students make a circle. One student is chosen to stand behind another student around the circle. The teacher call out greeting word and the first of those two people to answer correctly in English is crowned the ‘champion’. They stand up, moving their way around the circle competing against the other students until someone else is faster. If someone is faster to answer, they swap over and a new champion is crowned.

Additional Activity (30 minutes)

Ichi-ni-san-shi- GO! Game. Watch the clip below for instructions on how to play.

Please print1 x game sheet per pair (below). Please note there are enough for two games per sheet.

ichi-ni-san-shi GO game.pdf