Intercultural Communication Center(ICC)Waseda University

【Sign Up Period: Oct. 24 – Nov. 13】 ICC Outreach Program @Local Elementary Schools (Nov. 28, Dec. 3 & 14)

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I want to try a volunteer activity!
I want to make new Japanese friends!
I like kids!
I’m interested in teaching about my culture!
I’m thinking of teaching after graduation!

If any of these sound like you, then the ICC Outreach program is for you!

The ICC Outreach Program pairs Japanese and international students to work together to create a lesson plan for a class meant to promote cross-cultural understanding.
The lessons are then given at local Japanese elementary, junior, and senior high schools to help foster intercultural understanding among school students.

Details of the program will be explained by the ICC at an orientation.
Afterwards, you and your partner will meet and work together to prepare the lesson plan until the day of the school visit.

Schedule (You can apply to attend just one visit or multiple!)
School: Totsuka-daiichi Elementary School (Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo)

Date: Nov. 28, 2019 (Thu) 10:20am – 1:00pm
Class: 4th grade elementary school students (Welcome party + 45 min lesson + school lunch)
Capacity: 2 International students & 2 Japanese students

School: Waseda-jitsugyo Primary School (Kokubunji-Shi, Tokyo)

Date: Dec. 3, 2019 (Tue) 8:30am – 12:15pm
Class: 3rd & 4th grade elementary school students (90 min lesson x 2)
Capacity: 3 International students & 3 Japanese students

School: Nishi-nakano Elementary School (Nakano-ku, Tokyo)

Date: Dec. 14, 2019 (Sat) 8:25am – 11:30am
Class: 1st to 6th grade elementary school students (Welcome party + 45min lesson x 2)
Capacity: 3 International students & 3 Japanese students

*By attending multiple Outreach visit days you can make more effective use of the lesson plan you have created by sharing it with more students!

Meeting Place & Time

1. Totsuka-daiichi Elementary School: 10:00am, ICC Office
2. Waseda-jitsugyo Primary School: 8:10am, Kokubunji Sta.
3. Nishi-nakano Elementary School: 8:10am, Saginomiya Sta.

Content

Introduce your country and culture (create lesson plans with your partner and carry it out at the school)

Eligibility

Waseda Students who are able to participate in the meeting and the actual school visit and perform required duties.

Registration

Via MyWaseda: Click here!

Deadline

Nov. 13 (Wed) 9:00am (Results will be announced through email on the same day, so please remember to check your email box)

Schedule

Nov 15 (Fri) 12:20-12:50pm Orientation @ Classroom 3-302 (Bldg. 3, 3F)
Nov 20 (Wed) 12:20-12:50pm Lesson plan review MTG @ Classroom 4-203 (Bldg. 4, 2F)

*In addition to the above meetings, it is necessary to meet several times with your assigned partner in order to plan, prepare, and practice the lesson.
*Transportation expenses and lesson plan materials (paper, color copies, etc) will be provided by the ICC.
*Although this is a volunteer program, participants will be teaching a class at a scheduled time and school, and so dropping out of the program or being late is not acceptable.

Participant Experiences:

International student’s perspective: Experiencing teaching at affiliated schools of Waseda University
Japanese student’s perspective: A truly new and unique experience
Junior high school student’s perspective: Feeling the necessity of English ability through intercultural experience

Inquiries

TEL: 03-5286-3990 E-mail: [email protected]

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    2019

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    2019

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    SAT
    2019

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Wed, 23 Oct 2019

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