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Obento Senior Student Book with Grammar Booklet

Obento Senior Student Book with Grammar Booklet

by Ken Hutchinson
ISBN:
9780170128308
$79.99
Description

Obento offers an exciting, culturally based approach to study of the Japanese language. Discover how this innovative three-stage course for junior high school learners is setting new standards for the teaching of Japanese. The first two stages of the course are available now. Obento has been designed to follow the Australian Yoroshiku National Curriculum Guidelines. Its clear, colorful, well-structured layout has secondary school students discovering the Japanese language and culture through lively and authentic presentation. This new course uses a guided and integrated approach to the introduction of Japanese script. Obento is adaptable to a wide variety of course content, and contains a wealth of teacher support material.

The included grammar booklet is a convenient reference for grammar review and study.

The student books:

  • Feature colorful, clear, easy-to-use layouts.
  • Utilize richly illustrated manga-style cartoons to introduce new language.
  • Exercise new language structures through listening and conversation exercises.
  • Contain detailed grammar and vocabulary summaries in each unit.
  • Address the use of hiragana, katakana and kanji.
  • Include songs, games, and craft activities.
  • Include Japanese-English and English-Japanese glossaries.

Specs

Publisher: 
Nelson Pty Ltd. (a Cengage Company)
Publication Date: 
2005
Format: 
Paperback
About the Series

This obentoo (“lunchbox”) offers an exciting, culturally based approach to study of the Japanese language. Students will love the lively and authentic presentation of this colorful and authentic series.

Obento (formerly known as Obentoo) addresses the use of hiragana, katakana, and kanji, is adaptable to a wide variety of course content, and contains a wealth of teacher support material. Obento student books feature colorful, clear, easy-to-use layouts; manga-style cartoons; detailed grammar and vocabulary summaries; and songs, games, and craft activities.

The Teacher Resource Files contain Teacher Notes (also sold separately) that feature presentation and teaching techniques, cassette transcripts, game ideas, masters for cartoons, suggestions for activities based upon the text, and more.

About the Obento Series

Obento is a fully integrated course in three stages, written specifically for secondary students learning Japanese. Obento Deluxe is the revised first level of this highly popular series, followed by the intermediate-level Obento Supreme and the more advanced Obento Senior. The Obento series is based on Australia's National Curriculum Guidelines for Japanese. Fun, engaging and colorful, the series includes Student Books, Workbooks, Audio CDs, Teacher Resources, and an interactive website at http://www.thomsonlearning.com.au/secondary/lote/obento.