Takes Two to Tango

Objective
Practice the target vocabulary.

It takes 2 to 単語!

  1. Divide whole class into teams, as many as you think are necessary. Ideally, 6 members or fewer per group.
  2. Have the teams choose a team name then divide the blackboard accordingly.
  3. Call out a word in Japanese or English. The students' job is to translate that word and send someone to the front to write down the translation. Different difficulty levels can be employed.

Easy mode (JHS 1): one dictionary per group

Normal mode (JHS 2): can send an agent to get up look at the dictionary for a total of 2 minutes throughout the game

Hard mode (JHS 3): NO DICTIONARY FOR YOU

The group who translates the word the fastest get some points. Gakusei love points.

Lesson Topics
Duration
Elementary
5,
6
Junior High
1,
2,
3
High School
1,
2,
3
Resources
Japanese–English dictionary