Welcome to St. Mark's Japanese Study Program Course: Japanese 3 (3rd grade) Goals: The purpose of St. Mark's Lower School Japanese program is to provide our students an opportunity to become aware of a lanugage and culture as a means of communication and to prepare them to become confident in Japanese language skills and cultural knowledge of Japan. Students will develop basic skills in aural/oral communication regarding topics related to daily situations.
Thematic Units: Unit 1: Where in the world is Japan? Unit 2: Greetings Unit 3: All about myself Unit 4: My family Unit 5: My school Unit 6: It's my birthday! Unit 7: Celebrations in Japan Unit 8: Twelve zodiac animals Unit 9: Let's try some Japanese food Unit 10: My neighborhood