Goal of the class:
Students get to learn how to communicate with Japanese people
Students will learn how to say no, how to accept the offer, how to invite someone to something.
Structure of the class (unless you attach your lesson plan below):
Warm up Activity—Any news on academic and personal life? Each student has to say something about her/his life! (10 to 15 minutes)
Students come up with the communication styles in America and how are they different from Japanese communication. (10 to 15 minutes)
Student’s images on how Japanese people behave when they talk with other people. How it’s different from same age people/older people. (10 to 15 minutes)
What technology, media or props did you use? (satellite tv, internet resources, playmobiles, etc.)
How did students feel about the topic?
Students loved it. It was a great lesson especially for students who are planning to go study abroad in Japan soon.