Home country: United States

Location: Fukuoka

User bio: Goals this year: have more conversational English, take advantage of technology.

This user's activities:
Freestyle Othello Students play an Othello-inspired game while practicing relative pronouns with a partner. 0
They/them as singular pronouns A simple introduction via PowerPoint to show several ways in which we use "they" and "them". 1
Sunshine Year 3 Project 8 Writing Rubric A rubric for writing an essay about a Japanese event or festival. 0
Family Tree Game In groups, students listen to questions from the ALT about family members in a family tree and race to answer the question correctly. This is for the "who" grammar point. 1
Tic-Tac-Toe Students practice speaking the grammar point while playing tic-tac-toe with a partner. 1
Uno Cards Who doesn't love card games? 1
Let's Talk About Smartphones Students learn some useful phrases regarding smartphones, and then they write about if they think smartphones are good or bad. 1
Ordering Fast Food These are cards to help students practice ordering fast food in English. This is for the Sunshine Year 2 textbook. Phrases used: "May I", "Would you like", and "I'll have" 0
Where's the basketball? A spin-off of the classic game "Guess Who". There are 16 different rooms. The students have to figure out which room their partner chose by asking "where is/are" questions. 1
Could you tell me how to get to Fukuoka Airport? This Ppt/worksheet is for the Year 3 Sunshine textbook for giving directions, although it could probably be modified for other textbooks. 1
Staff Room English This is for students to use when they come to the staff room and you're the only teacher in there. 2
Will you dance? This is a janken-style game where students ask each other "will you" questions and get points for completing the action (social distancing). This could also work for Can you, Could you, etc. 1
Candy Jar Quiz (how many) (social-distancing-friendly) Students compete to correctly guess how many pieces of candy are in a jar using a PowerPoint. 3
"What do you ~?" A speaking and writing review worksheet for practicing "What do you usually ~?" with prepostional phrases. 0
You Make the Rules! (have to/must) Students pretend they're the leader of the school and can change any school rules they want! 3
English Communication for Games A handout to help prevent students from speaking Japanese while playing games in class. 1
What is ~~ doing? Worksheet for "Park Life" A worksheet to accommodate UonumaRobert's Park Life poster, which has a picture of people doing a variety of things at a park. 2
Pronoun Karuta (her/him/them) Students test their listening skills and their ability to differentiate between he/she/they and him/her/them by playing karuta. 0
Halloween Karuta some cute Halloween-themed cards to use in class along with a complimentary vocabulary list of the cards. 0
"Does he/she" Guess-the-character Game Students compete to guess as many characters as they can by asking "Does (pronoun) (verb + object)?" questions. This uses the characters in the Sunshine textbooks. 0