This unit is designed to maximize student engagement in language by using the context of space. By learning Japanes vocabulary and grammar students are preparing for a mission to the Japanese module, Kibo, on the International Space Station (ISS).
This program covers language and grammar appropriate for Year 8 and 9 students. It requires a minimum of 10 weeks to cover, but it is presented in modules to allow teachers to select their own individual or combination of topics complete a detailed study.
On receipt of $100 deposit, CDs containing the resources required to run the program will be mailed to the teacher nominated on the booking. The CDs contain:
Introductory Power Point
Teacher Resource Book
- VELS Unit Outline
- Answers to all activities
CD containing listening activities
CD containing additional support material
- Japanese science show
- Rocket launch