Civilisation 英5 (英語): On increasing student motivation and willingness to communicate (New JETs only)

By Sam Ramdani, 1 August, 2016
Day 1
Session
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You've heard the stories of Japanese classes being quieter than ghost towns when asked to participate. If you're worried that the communication battle before you will be "over" before you've even started the game, join this presentation, where we'll look at some factors regarding willingness to communicate and methods for improving students' motivation to learn and practice English.

 

In today's beginner tutorial:

- Character creation

- Choosing your character class: speaking English or Japanese

-Building your army: motivating students in and outside of the classroom

- Progressing in story mode: continuing the conversation beyond small talk

- The Konami code: 100% success garunteed

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