Indonesian

Topic: EVERYDAY LIFE & FUN ACTIVITIES

Students will continue to build on the fundamental language skills they have learnt in Year 7 and 8 Indonesian. The following topics will assist students extend on their foundation level languages skills to a higher level. These will include; speaking about daily routine and chores, ordering at a restaurant, playing sports, looking at weather forecasts and discussing what to wear. These topics will help students continue to develop their skills for basic communication in terms of the Outcomes: Listening and Responding; Spoken Interaction; Viewing, Reading and Responding; and Writing.

COMMUNICATING

  • Revision of Year 7 & 8
  • Daily routine
  • Household chores
  • Rooms of the house
  • Suggesting somewhere to eat
  • Ordering food at a restaurant
  • Indonesian foods & drinks
  • Going ten-pin bowling
  • Giving instructions
  • Sports games
  • Playing games
  • Commentating on sport
  • Shopping for clothes
  • Suggesting what to wear
  • Weather forecasts
  • Climate
  • Ethnic groups and traditional clothing in Sumatera

UNDERSTANDING

  • An Indonesian Bathroom
  • Rooms in an Indonesian House
  • Traditional Eateries
  • Sports advertising
  • Games
  • Climate in Indonesia
  • Tradition Clothing
  • Using Mobile phones
  • Diversity in Indonesia

 ** This elective runs for four periods and therefore counts as two elective choices

 

 

 

Japanese

TOPIC: EVERYDAY LIFE & FUN ACTIVITIES

Students will continue to build on the fundamental language skills they have learnt in Year 7 and 8 Japanese. The following topics will assist students extend on their foundation level languages skills to a higher level. These will include; speaking about daily routine and chores, ordering at a restaurant, playing sports, looking at weather forecasts and discussing what to wear. These topics will help students continue to develop their skills for basic communication in terms of the Outcomes: Listening and Responding; Spoken Interaction; Viewing, Reading and Responding; and Writing.

Students will be required to purchase the Obento Supreme Workbook 4th Edition for use in Year 9, which shall be retained for Year 10.

COMMUNICATING

  • Getting around
  • Weekend activities
  • Daily Activities
  • Creating Longer sentences
  • Using particles
  • Free-time activities
  • Asking People Out
  • Past Events
  • Telling the time
  • Inviting someone to do something
  • Location of people and things
  • Describing rooms and houses
  • School and subjects
  • Negative adjectives
  • Comparing items
  • Giving reasons
  • Seasonal activities
  • Describing weather
  • Saying what you want to do

UNDERSTANDING

  • Japan’s Bullet trains
  • After School Activities and School Clubs
  • Manga and Anime
  • Japanese School Calendar
  • Levels of politeness in Japanese
  • Punctuality
  • Japanese houses
  • Japanese school system
  • Onomatopoeia
  • Haiku poetry
  • Seasonal traditions

** This elective runs for four periods and therefore counts as two elective choices