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  Find it Teacher holds the flashcards and a student chooses one.  S: What is it?  T: It’s a (bicycle). What is it?  S: It’s a (bicycle). Mix it in with the other cards and lay them all face down. The student flips all the cards one by one, repeating the target language, until they […]

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It’s a Blue Flower! Let’s Pair Colors with Nouns. 青い花だ!色と名詞のペアを作りましょう。   With this week’s video, we use the colors, objects and phrases we’ve been studying to make simple sentences.   今週の動画では今まで勉強してきた色、物、フレーズを使って簡単な文章を作ります。   Classroom Tip This is an extension of the “It’s a” chant and builds upon the Unit 2 language “It’s a flower. It’s red.” […]

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Let’s Run! Racing Games for Reviewing Vocabulary   Many students can pay attention better if they’ve used up some energy running around the class room. And it’s just fun! Use these games to get your kids moving and learning at the same time. 持て余したエネルギーを費やしたほうが集中できる生徒は少なくありません。それと、走るのが楽しいです!このゲームで動きながら英語を学びましょう。   Dash and Trash  Write or draw a picture of each target […]

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It’s a video! Practice a basic word pairing with Kinka! ビデオだ!キンカと一緒に基本の単語のペアを練習しましょう!   “It’s a” can be a difficult word combination for young children to master, but it’s very common in English. Get some practice with it and have fun at the same time with this week’s video!   「It’s a」は、小さい子供には難しい単語のコンビネーションですが、英語ではよく使います。今週の動画で楽しみながら練習しましょう!   Classroom Tip The It’s […]

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Two Games with Flashcards: “Circle Repeat” and “Concentration”   There is a wide variety of activities to learn and practice language using flashcards! フラッシュカードを使ってランゲージを覚えたり練習したりするアクティビティーをご用意しています!   Circle Repeat This is a simple game used to practice dialogues and vocabulary. Everyone sits in a circle. Hold up one flashcard and introduce the target language.  T: It’s sunny. […]

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Fruit is not only a healthy snack, it’s also colorful and fun! Please enjoy this week’s video.   果物はヘルシーなおやつというだけでなく、カラフルで楽しいですね!今週の動画を楽しんでください。   Classroom Tip Storytime 5 is a chance to introduce the language students will focus on in this unit, including: “How are you?” “I’m happy/sad/sleepy/grumpy/hungry”, as well as colors: orange, purple, pink and green. In addition, […]

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Action Games: “Chant and Throw” and “Charades”   These two games will get your students moving and having fun while practicing vocabulary! この2つのゲームで体を動かしながらボキャブラリーを覚えましょう!   Chant and Throw This is a fun way to introduce and practice new vocabulary. Hold up a flashcard and introduce the target language. T: It’s a (banana). What is it? S: […]

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Here you are. Thank you! Practice good manners with Kinka and Pinka. はいどうぞ。ありがとう!キンカとピンカと基本のマナーを練習しましょう!   “Thank you” is one of the most important words to learn in order to get along with people in any language! Let’s practice how to give and receive politely in English with this week’s video.   どの言語でも人と仲良くするには「ありがとう」という単語がとても大切です!今週の動画では、お行儀よく何かをあげる、何かを受け取る練習をしましょう。   Classroom Tip “Here […]

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Happy Valley Games: Change Places   This week’s game is good for introducing or reviewing vocabulary, using dialogue, and controlled practice. You need the Happy Valley flash cards for the vocabulary being reviewed.   今週のゲームはボキャブラリーの復習、ダイアログ、コントロールドプラクティスに最適です。必要なものはボキャブラリーのハッピーバレーフラッシュカードです。   Have two sets of matching flash cards. The students stand in circle. Give flash cards to all the students. […]

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Playing Outside with Kinka and Pinka キンカとピンカと一緒に外で遊びましょう!   This week’s video is a story! Kinka and Pinka are playing outside. Let’s practice talking about their toys and other things in the yard!   今週の動画はストーリータイムです!キンカとピンカは外で遊んでいます。おもちゃなど庭にあるものについて話しましょう!   Classroom Tip Storytime 3 is a chance to introduce the language students will focus on in this unit, including; How’s the […]

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