January 28, 2020

In class, we will study conversations in various situations. It would be good to remember the conversation and be able to say it easily. This time, we would like to introduce the method of practicing with “Afureko (dubbing)" by using a video with a script attached. 


January 7, 2019

Are you familiar with the teaching of "Imasu Arimasu"? What is the way you used to practice "Imasu Arimasu"? Here we want to introduce another way to practice "Imasu Arimasu" in class.

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August 23, 2018

Do your students have a hard time to remember vocab?What kind of activity/ task you use to check whether they already remember the vocab they learnt? This activity might help your students to recall vocab while playing. You may refer details here

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July 12, 2018

In what sequence you call your student to answer a question? Do you have any particular sequence? Here is one of the method to call your student randomly thus help the learning process!

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June 4, 2018

Wondering how to teach kana in more interactive and creative way? How to get students to remember kana?  Click here for more ideas to teach kana.

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March 14, 2018

Learning complex sentences such as those with noun modifier is a challenge for our students. To help the learners understand and become able to use them, it is important that we prepare activities in which they can practice the newly learned sentence structures in a me...

March 14, 2018

Visual materials such as pictures and magazine clippings can help our students understand lesson contents as well as practice them. By using them in an effective manner, we can enhance the students’ learning even more. Here is how.  

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March 1, 2018

Are your students struggling to say numbers in Japanese? If so, there is an activity we would like to share with you which can help your students become fluent in saying numbers! Please click here to see the activity.

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January 15, 2018

Self-introduction games are very popular in Japanese language classes. Students can talk about themselves using the words and phrases they have learned. However, if you repeatedly ask your students to introduce themselves, they will probably get bored of the activity s...

December 26, 2017

Word cards and picture cards are one of the most useful visual aids you can use in your class. Like other visual aids, there are some effective ways of using them. Please click here to see our very simple yet effective technique for how to put cards on the whiteboard/b...

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