Asian 120 Elementary Japanese にほんご  Tentative schedule  Fall 2002

Week of 9/5
 R                  Introduction to the Japanese language                  おはようございます。こんにちは。
                                                                                        ーーです。ーーさん ーーせんせい
                    Listening practice
 

 F                  Chapter 1  :  Hiragana  a-so                                はじめまして。どうぞよろしく。
                         Hiragana practice  on-line help  (http://members.aol.com/writejapan/index.htm)
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Week of  9/9

 M                   Hiragana:  ta- ho                                    せんこう、しゅっしん
                                                                                     due: WB: pp.1-2

 T                    Hiragana:  ma - n                                   じこしょうかい
                                                                                    due: WB: pp.3-4
 

W                   Hiragana:  long vowels &  ss kk tt             こんにちは。こんばんは。
                                                                          さようなら。しつれいします。じゃあ、また。
                                                                                      due: WB: pp.5-6
                                           

R                     Ch 2.   Voc.                                             きゃ、きゅ、きょ、-----
             

F                     Ch.2    G.1,2    Read Dialog Ch. 2
                       ーは、ーです。                                     ーは、ーを
                       ーは、ーですか。はい、いいえ
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Week of 9/16

M               HIRAGANA TEST

T                    G1,2  practice

W                   G,3,4
                       ーがくせい
                       なんですか。どこからきましたか。

R                   G3,4 practice                                               due:  WB: pp.7-10

F                    G5    と、も
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Week of 9/23

M                  G/L Test   Ch 2

T                    dialog and integration                                   due: WB: pp.143-148

W                   speaking and listening practice

R                   Ch3, voc.  reading dialog Ch. 3

F                   Ch 3, G 1
                    adjective + noun    connecting adjectives ふるくて きれいな たてもの
                                                                               しずか あかるい りょう
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Week of 9/ 30

M                  Ch 3  G 2,3                                                     Voc. quiz Ch 3
                    この、その、あの、どの
                    ーにーが います/あります

T                    G2,3  practice

W                    G 4
                    なか、そと、となり、よこ、ちかく、うしろ、まえ、うえ、した、
                    みぎがわ、ひだりがわ、

R                    G 4 practice                                                       due: WB:pp. 14-19

F                     G5     sentence ending particles よ、ね
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Week of 10/7

M                 Reivew for the Mid-term exam

T                 Dialog and integration

W              *****Mid-Term Exam*****

R                  Katakana (When do we use Katakana?) アーソ    Katakana Practice
                  Katakana practice on-line help

F                  Katakana practice                                              due:  WB: pp.23-24
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Week of 10/14

M                 No class       **あき やすみ**

T               No class

W                i-adjective affiarmative past                            カタカナ:ターホ
                   たのしかったです。

R                 Ch 4. voc        reading dialog Ch. 4                カタカナ:マーン

F                 Ch 4. G 1,2
                   とても、あまり、あかい                          due: WB: pp. 25-30
                    katakana long vowels
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Week of 10/21

M                 Ch 4 G. 3                                                    Voc. quiz
                    これ、それ、あれ、どれ

T                  G 1,2,3  practice

W                 G 4,5
                    どれ、 ーは、ーにあります/います。

R                  G 4,5 practice                                             due:  WB: pp.32-40

F               KATAKANA TEST, reading practice
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Week of 10/28

M                speaking / listening practice

T                dialog and speaking practice

W              G/L  Test Ch 4

R                  Ch 5  voc., reading dialog Ch. 5                  due: WB: pp155-159

F                  Ch 5 G1, 5
                    なんじ なんぷん    ごろ、ぐらい
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Week of 11/4

M                 Ch5  G 2                                                 voc.quiz
                    ーに、ーて、ーを

T                  G 1,2,5 practice

W                   G 3,4
                    いきますか、いきません。いつも、たいてい、よく、ときどき、ぜんぜん、あまり

R                    G 3,4 practice                                     due:  WB: pp. 43-48

F                    Speaking / listening practice
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Week of 11/11

M                 G/L Test Ch. 5

T                    dialog and integration                         due: WB:  160-166

W                  Numbers, Kanji 1                                 一 二 三 ... 十, 百、千、万,
                    Kanji on-line help

R                   Ch. 6 voc                                             年、月、日、 円
 

F                   Ch. 6    G. 2
                     Past tense of masu-form, いきたいです。(I want to go)
                     days of the month
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Week of 11/18

M                  Ch. 6 G.1                                                               voc. quiz
                    バス、から、まで、ともだち、ともだち

T                  G1, 2  practice, reading dialog Ch. 6                    火、水、木、
 

W                 G 3  frequency
                    しゅうに、なんかい

R                  G3  practice                                                    金、土、曜

F                  G 4 、5   も、   because ーから

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Week of 11/25

M                  Kanji 2                                                週、時、分、半、何、今
 

T                   due:    WB: pp. 50-59、91-92

W                   no class            ***かんしゃさいの おやすみ***

R                    no class

F                   no class
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Week of 12/2

M                     ーから review,  speaking / listening practice

T                      dialog and integration

W                    KANJI TEST

R                      Writing ねんがじょう               due:    WB: pp.167-171

F                     practice for speaking test
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Week of 12/9

M                      Review for the final exam

T-F                Speaking test

Final Examination   ( on the Final Examination Week)