Monthly Archives: August 2010

Year 8s

Hi guys, This unit we’ve been learning how to say I’m going to ~ (Place に いきます)and also how to say I’m going to ~ with ~. (Person さん・くん と Place に いきます。) – What places do you know how to say in Japanese? … Continue reading

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Verbs – Year 9

So the new focus for year 9s is VERBS. In this unit we will get onto some pretty complicated and, at times, frustrating grammar… But hang in there and remember that any questions you have or problems with stuff we … Continue reading

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Verbs, Adjectives and all that jazz . . .

What’s a verb? What’s an adjective? Year 9s need to try and learn as many of these as possible before the end of the year. There are two groups of adjectives, what are they? Can you join adjectives, make their … Continue reading

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Language Olympics Results

Well done to all those who participated in the Language Olympics! We had 127 students involved across years 7-9. Our school answered a total of 79940 questions (an average of 630 Qs per student) putting us 189th out of 422 schools … Continue reading

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Final chance at Language Olympics!

Time is ticking away . . . the Language Olympics competition officially closes this Sunday. This is your last chance to earn yourself a bronze, silver or gold medal so get online and start clicking!! Those who have scored 500+ points … Continue reading

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Language Olympics Update

Just a reminder that the Language Olympics competition officially closes this Sunday evening. Some students have been jumping online at every opportunity so they get in the running for the prizes. The top five scorers as of 3pm today at Geelong … Continue reading

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DO YOUR HOMEWORK!!!!!!!!!!!!

Just a friendly reminder students that your report grades are YOUR report grades! To get scores you are proud of on your next Japanese report, requires EFFORT, PRACTICE AND PERSISTENCE!!! Don’t expect to pass by doing little – you won’t! Aim … Continue reading

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Language Olympics Update…

Well we’re five days into the competition and already some students have streamed ahead of the pack with some great scores. Leading the way for year 9s is Rachelle McCrae with a huge score of 1476 points! (Tegan and Michelle are … Continue reading

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Homework – Week 6, Term 3

I know you all are thrilled to have homework but to make things easier, how bout you start using this blog to ask each other and me questions if you get stuck . . . Current homework tasks by year … Continue reading

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Language Olympics!

Let the games begin! Dear Students, You have all been registered for LANGUAGE OLYMPICS! You need to jump online and start learning as much Japanese vocabulary as you can. If you score 3000 points you are eligible for a GOLD MEDAL … Continue reading

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