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Recommended! Picture books for private elementary schools and moms

In the Picture Books by Songs & Chants series, popular songs and chants have been turned into an entire story! The DVDs are also a big hit! The structure and repetition of phrases that comes from the songs makes it easy for students to understand without the need for Japanese translations. The stories including simple activities that the students are familiar with: “shopping at the supermarket”, “open the window”, “It’s xx o’clock. It’s time to xx.”, “Where are you?”, etc. Kids have fun remembering the language. The DVDs are especially great for use in classes!

【Private Elementary Schools Top 3】
No.1 abcd Chants “This easy-to-use alphabet picture book can be used with both lower and upper level elementary school students.” “Unlike other picture books, you can use this book little-by-little, starting from A.”
No.2 What’s in the Cart? “The items in the cart gradually increase. The last items being said at double the speed is fun.” “It’s fun watching the DVD and guessing what is going to go into the cart next.”
No.3 Open the Window “Lower elementary school students love this book. Everyone spoke up to say ‘tap, tap, tap’ when knocking on the window.” “The animals are cute, the animal sounds are fun, students easily remember the chants!”

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子ども達には「日本語は、「あ」って書いたら、発音・読み方も、「あ」だけど、英語はA(エイ)っていう名前で、アとか読み方が違うんだよ」と説明してDVDを見せました。すぐ、a a aのところを真似しながら見ていました。単語が出てきて、それを使って次の文が出るとわかるともうエキサイト!


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