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Come and join us at Nagasaka JHS, for a day of cultural exchange and fun! In the morning, we will be talking to the grade one students about our home countries. In the afternoon, we will be playing some…

Come join us at Nagasaka JHS!

Have you ever seen the textbook?

How about made a lesson for one?

Rotation 2

Come see how to implement critical thinking activities in to the classroom.

These English based activities force students to let go of the Japanese methodology of "wash, rinse…

Rotation 2

This seminar will focus on catering to the needs of more troubled schools. Whether it be lesson planning, or community difficulties, this seminar will…

Rotation 2

A discussion session for issues to be presented to the Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR). The issues that arise will inform discussions with CLAIR in February.

Rotation 2

This workshop will be designed to assist JET participants in their transition back to their home countries. The…

Rotation 2

Need a way to express your creative energy through teaching English? If so, then this is the right seminar for you! You and other JETs can show and tell each other ways to use art to make English more interesting! If you can, please bring some…

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We will examine the four basic English skills: reading, writing, listening and especially SPEAKING. We will discuss how to teach each skill with a few example activities that can be used regularly to gradually improve specific areas of your…

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An overview of the economy in use at the speaker’s school, and a comparison with other economies and reward systems that don’t work as well. Explanation of the psychology of rewards and prizes, and how to best utilize that knowledge to…

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  • Lesson formulas
  • Time management
  • Planning with the textbook
  • Planning without the textbook
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This workshop will be designed to assist JET participants in applying for work after the JET program, including:

  • Resume construction and interview preparation.
  • How to explain the JET…
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3rd grade students will quiz you about things they like, while also introducing you to the magical world of Japanese culture. A good way to figure out what's popular, and what's not!

4th grade students will teach you how to play various Japanese games.

 

ALTs only have to…

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My school, Sakuragaoka JHS, will be having it's first (to my knowledge) KICP!  We're looking for ALT's to come to our…

Learn methods to strengthen no verbal communication during conversation. Through using simple materials and enforcing behaviors, students will be more aware to speak clearly, hold eye contact, have a positive attitude, and use body language.

Rotation 2

Rundown of basic personal finance lessons and topics to keep in mind (ie building credit, taking/paying off loans, very basic tax information, etc). (Workshop is designed more for people who…

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In this seminar, we will introduce a variety of different games and activities that have gone well at our schools. At the end, there will be a Q&A time if you have any other questions related to elementary school.

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This seminar is geared towards classes with little or no time for preparation.

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How many of you have had friends or family come to Kobe for a visit? I know the drill... walk around Sannomiya, eat some Kobe beef, and relax at Arima Onsen. There's nothing wrong with this as long as your cool with an empty wallet, dangerously high levels of beef intake, and an overly soaked…

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How do you conduct student presentations? Is it a meaningful exercise? Does everyone seem to be suffering through the boredom with no hope of salvation? In this short session we’ll discuss formats and techniques to make full class presentations less painful for students and teachers.…

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This is an open workshop for anyone interested in how education theory meets the classroom. If you're looking to understand your students as learners, this should be right up your alley. We will focus on how to create lessons and activities that integrate all learning styles within the…

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This is a workshop that introduces several easy-to-do games for various levels of English. This seminar is for ALTs who want to expand their repertoire of games to include more than just the standard karuta, typhoon, etc.

*For ALTs who took this seminar during…

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A panel discussion for ALTs who are interested in high school to find out more. We will include ALTs from different high schools in Kobe to discuss their experience. We will talk about how situations vary from high school to high school, the differences between high school and junior high…

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Do you ever struggle when dealing with JHS students because you aren’t familiar with what movies, television shows, and games they like? Have you ever wondered how you might go about becoming an expert in culture that is popular with JHS students?

The goal of this…

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A discussion of the many communities ALTs are exposed to, and how to engage in those communities in a healthy fashion.

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Everyone knows Vitamin C is good for you, but do the foods you eat have as much as you think they do?

Come join the second year Science Course students as we test various foods to see which has the most Vitamin C.  As an…

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Join us at Motoyama Daini for a full day of fun with the 2nd, 4th, and 6th grades!

Activities and games you can use when your OTE asks you to prepare something with little or no notice. 

Day 2 - Session 4

JETs will be introduced to the broad world of Japanese pop culture; specifically getting into what their kids might be interested in…. BESIDES Pokemon and Anime. A powerpoint and video clips will be shown.

Day 2 - Session 4

This workshop will introduce some fresh game ideas. The seminar will be hands on. The participants will learn by playing the games. 5–10 min at the end will be set aside for JETs to share their own game ideas.

Day 2 - Session 4