Background Photographs shown in Online Classes This Week (3rd W)


Agano River and part of Gozu Mountain Range: Spring in 2017



White Plum flowers on Sumaura Sanjo Yuen in Kobe:



Akashi Park in Hyogo Prefecture: Spring in 2015



Mountain Kimpoku of Sado Island: Spring in 2018



Red Plum flowers on Sumaura Sanjo Yuen in Kobe:



Narcissus, or Jonquil? on Awaji Island in spring of 2015

Online Teaching for Class 1837 (Conversation) on Mar.20, 2020

Date: March 20th on Friday, 2020 from 13:40 to 15:10 (14:40 – 16:10 in JST)

Course: Japanese Conversation 4

Used app: Streaming on DingTalk, Presentation by Powerpoint with 64 slides

Numbers of Students: 28

Completely Absent : 2

Signing in late and/or Signing out early : 7

Participated almost 90 minutes: 19

Responses to the “During-the-Class_Quiz”:

1st Q=17, 2nd Q=20, 3rd Q=18, 4th Q=17

Teaching:  V-te hoshii with basics of adjective “Hoshii”, Review of Section 9 from the point of views of casual-formal-honorable speech style.

Issues and Problems:

One way talking by the teacher was too much. Students’ participation is needed.