The School Visit program is designed to introduce students to Japan and Japanese culture. Each presentation is about an hour long and includes a brief general introduction to Japan with a 15-minute video clip on themes such as school life in Japan etc., followed by an activities on one of the following topics.
- Japanese Greetings and Numbers
Learn basic Japanese greetings and/or numbers.
- Japanese Writing Systems
Learn how to write your name in Japanese.
- Traditional Japanese Games and Toys Workshop
Learn about and play traditional Japanese games, toys and activities.
- Japanese Holidays and Festivals
Learn about a seasonal holiday or festival and try a related game or activity.
- Origami Workshop
Learn about origami (the art of paper-folding).
Other topics may be arranged by special request. Most materials will be provided, however educators may be asked to provide such things as paper, writing utensils and a blackboard or whiteboard. For a School Visit Request Form, click HERE.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Consulate-General of Japan in Boston
Federal Reserve Plaza 22nd Floor,
600 Atlantic Ave., Boston, MA 02210