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In Japan, Junior High School consists of 3 grades. Students are usually between 12 and 15 years old. English is a full, required subject and consists of speaking, listening, reading, and writing practice. Much of the curriculum is designed around the grammar points and vocabulary used for school entrance exams.

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Telephone Skit Sign Game

Students practice a simplified telephone dialogue and try and collect signs. Based on New Crown 1 Lesson 7 let's talk.

Magic Quiz

A family feud style quiz game

Passive Picture Guess

Students race to explain the pictures using the grammar point.

Can You Job Hunt?

A speaking based, find your partner activity practicing "Can you ~?"

Typhoon

Students answer various English questions in hopes to choose a square from a grid and receive points while trying to avoid the evil typhoon squares.

Who Is Your Classmate

Students fill out a worksheet about themselves, and then do an activity where they try to guess who their friends are based upon the hints they wrote on their worksheets.

Can you ~ ?_Telephone Skit

JHS Year 1 Telephone skit. Grammar point is "Can you ~ ?" *request form

Up And Down

Students play a Snake & Ladders type of game while practicing present continuous form and also the past tense singular/plural forms.

Sentaku Poetry

This lesson teaches the students the basics of how to write two types of poetry—acrostic and persona.

Explain the Culture

Use either as a poster for 'say the word' or as cards for 'taboo' and 'karuta'

Finger Twister

Students practice the days of the week by playing Twister using their fingers.

Sengoku Jidai PPT

A version of Sengoku Jidai made in Powerpoint. Instead of answers starting with the same letter as the prefecture, it has questions relating to the prefecture itself.

Make A Face

Students connect numbers to the correct phrases and finally to the appropriate pictures.

'Be' Verb Fruit Basket

Students play the Japanese favorite Fruit Basket game using the verb 'to be'.

Secret Sentence

Students must use their powers of deduction to guess the hidden sentence on the board.

Printable alphabet themed wordsearch

Mega wordsearch featuring a whole plethora of words relating to each alphabet letter

Spongy Intros

The aim of this worksheet is to help 1st graders practice self-introductions and understand its format structure.

How To Get Around School

This lesson should be used as a review activity AFTER the students already know how to ask and express directions.

Is There Any Milk?

This is an activity to practice using countable and non-countable nouns.

Zapper Zoo

A write and race powerpoint game. Useful for review.

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