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.
A quiz game for half the lesson time that can be paired with a teacher interview.
This game allows you to review vocabulary with the students by testing their listening and writing skills in pairs. Suitable for JHS and SHS, as well as low-level SHS students.
Who doesn't love card games?
Students learn some useful phrases regarding smartphones, and then they write about if they think smartphones are good or bad.
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A quiz activity in the vein of Risk, with a Splatoon-like theme to it.
Students piece together a story while practicing grammar from the semester / year. Students read, write, listen, and speak in this activity.
A handout to help prevent students from speaking Japanese while playing games in class.
Fun class to practice various action words
Students sell random products to one buyer. If their product gets bought, they get a point and become the next buyer.
Students race to dictate a passage to their partners.
This is my self-introduction activity for Junior High School. Students guess about the ALT before getting to know them.
Play "snakes and ladders" while making sentences using past tense
A "Who Dunnit" game where the class are detectives and interview five students to solve a mystery
Make the teachers say a keyword or phrase to get some points.
Students work in groups to try to piece together short classic fables.
This lesson teaches the students the basics of how to write two types of poetry—acrostic and persona.
This lesson should be used as a review activity AFTER the students already know how to ask and express directions.
Students write about their class trips.
Students do a survey in class to see how often they help their mother around the house.