NARRATIVE

HYPOTHETICAL

DESCRIPTIVE

EXPOSITORY

Instructions:

1) Look at the 4 categories  NARRATIVE, HYPOTHETICAL, DESCRIPTIVE & EXPOSITORY.

2) Each category has a list of Topics in the ‘Topic Bank’. You must complete 1 TOPIC from each CATEGORY. Your teacher will tell you what topic you will be studying. YOU MUST study a total of 5 TOPICS by the end of the semester.

3) Each TOPIC has a list of tasks that should be completed.
a) Listening
Listen to the model example and choose from PROSODIC SHADOWING, CONTENT-BASED SHADOWING or DICTATION/DICTO-GLOSS.
b) Useful Expressions
Practice speaking these useful expressions and then PARAPHRASE 3/5.
c) Speaking
In pairs practice the questions and WRITE or PARAPHRASE the answers.
d) Writing
Using the given writing structure and the step-by-step writing sheet WRITE your AUDIO script.
e) Record Audio
Record your script. Make sure to add these details before sending   [ student ID + topic + teacher code ]   eg.  [ hgd074g + club activities + JM ] f) Peer Review
Review the script and recorded speech in pairs or a group. Make sure to give a POSITIVE comment.

EXPOSITORY: Explain about convenience stores in Japan

Time Markers: 45 seconds to 1 minute

01/ Listen to a model example.

 

02/ Read the transcript. [explain-about-convenience-stores-in-japan]

03/ Speaking Practice.

What are the most popular convenience stores in Japan?
What services do convenience stores offer in Japan?
What is some of the best food you can buy at convenience stores?
What are some unique points about Japanese convenience stores?
How many times do you shop at a convenience store each week?
Why are Japanese convenience stores unique compared to other countries?
What is the best buy you can get from a convenience store?
Which convenience store chain do you like the best?
What payment systems do Japanese convenience stores use?
What is the best desserts you can buy at convenience stores?

04/ Writing your Script.
[expository-writing-print] Download and print the paper to help you write your script.

05/ Practice yourself!

※Your name = ID+TOPIC+ClassID

ID = Your ID (ex.28105ta)
TOPIC = topic title (ex.Explain about convenience stores in Japan)
ClassID = Your Class ID (ex.12)

06/ Peer Evaluation
Don’t forget to listen to your partners audio and check the script.
○(100-80) △(79-40) ✕(39-0)
a. SCRIPT = Structure + Grammar
b. AUDIO = Pronunciation + Accent & Rhythm

EXPOSITORY: Explain about Pop culture

Time Markers: 45 seconds to 1 minute

01/ Listen to a model example.

 

02/ Read the transcript. [explain-about-pop-culture]

03/ Speaking Practice.

What is Pop culture?
Do you like Pop culture?
Which Pop culture artist do you like?
Why do you like them?
What don’t you like about Pop culture?
Where can you experience Pop culture in Japan?
Who is Japan’s most famous Pop culture artist?
Why is Pop culture popular in Japan?
Which museum has the best collection of Pop culture in the world?
What art style do you like the best?

04/ Writing your Script.
[expository-writing-print] Download and print the paper to help you write your script.

05/ Practice yourself!

※Your name = ID+TOPIC+ClassID

ID = Your ID (ex.28105ta)
TOPIC = topic title (ex.Explain about Pop culture)
ClassID = Your Class ID (ex.12)

06/ Peer Evaluation
Don’t forget to listen to your partners audio and check the script.
○(100-80) △(79-40) ✕(39-0)
a. SCRIPT = Structure + Grammar
b. AUDIO = Pronunciation + Accent & Rhythm

EXPOSITORY: Explain about Japanese traditions

Time Markers: 45 seconds to 1 minute

01/ Listen to a model example.

 

02/ Read the transcript. [explain-about-japanese-traditions]

03/ Speaking Practice.

What Japanese traditions are important in your family?
What Japanese traditions do you most look forward to doing each year?
What Japanese traditions are important in your hometown?
What are some examples of strange Japanese traditions?
What are some examples of dangerous Japanese traditions?
What are some examples of fun Japanese traditions that children can enjoy each year?
What is one of the oldest Japanese traditions?
Do you understand the history and meaning behind Japanese traditions?
What is a popular Japanese traditions done during summer?
What is a popular Japanese traditions done during New Years?

04/ Writing your Script.
[expository-writing-print] Download and print the paper to help you write your script.

05/ Practice yourself!

※Your name = ID+TOPIC+ClassID

ID = Your ID (ex.28105ta)
TOPIC = topic title (ex.Explain about Japanese traditions)
ClassID = Your Class ID (ex.12)

06/ Peer Evaluation
Don’t forget to listen to your partners audio and check the script.
○(100-80) △(79-40) ✕(39-0)
a. SCRIPT = Structure + Grammar
b. AUDIO = Pronunciation + Accent & Rhythm