In Japan, High School consists of 3 grades. Students are usually between 15 and 18 years old. Education is no longer compulsory at this level, but most Japanese people attend high school. This level is where students begin to move into a career track, as different high schools can have different focuses. Admission is usually based on the results of entrance exams, requiring a certain score to pass.
Students learn the nicknames of places and things and review what they know about Japan.
A game that focuses on heavy repetition of May I and answers. Students work to find the liar amongst the opposing team.
The rules of English spelling explained in Japanese. (Worksheet)
A template for kids to use power point in their presentations.
A fun and creative project for OC Elective classes.
This activity can be a sort of quiz game for the students while practicing the "I think (that)... sentence pattern. Though it can be used with any other grammar lessons, like verb tenses.
A bright and colorful board game focused on getting students to converse in English.
Students practice shopping dialogue and use a shopping catalogue to make a shopping list. They then buy items.
Students play the role of waiter or customer in a restaurant.
In teams, students try to piece a story together.
Students listen to a scary story and reach for an eraser when they hear the target word.
Students listen to a story and write down words they recognize in bingo squares.
If you don't want to spend money on a bunch of card decks, print these out instead!
Students ask yes/no questions about something hidden in a bag until they guess it.
This diary gives students an opportunity to write in English freely.
Students must answer the questions wrong (but grammatically correct) to win!
A sleek and simple cultural presentation showing off various animals that are unique to (or native to) specific countries around the world.
Students pass around pictures of sushi with music playing. Whoever is holding sushi when the music stops has to write a sentence.
A sleek and simple cultural presentation showing off traditional and famous foods from countries around the world.
Students listen to the ALT describing a Japanese prefecture and try to guess which one it is to get points. It's a review of English comprehension and general Japanese culture.