Japanese 2 - Lesson 9

Week of 3/21 - 3/24

Items Due This Week:

The assignments listed below are deliverable items to be submitted by the end of the day they are due.


Monday: Lesson 9 Vocabulary Assignment


Tuesday: Lesson 9 Cultural Discussion (you must submit your own post and respond to 2 of your classmates' postings for full credit.)


Wednesday: Lesson 9 Speaking Assignment


Thursday: Lesson 9 Vocabulary and Grammar Quizzes


Friday: State Holiday - No Class for NCVPS

Reminder: NCVPS *does NOT* have a spring break!!

All assignments must be submitted on or before their due dates to avoid late points. Here is the upcoming schedule:


Week of 3/21 - 3/24: Lesson 9

Week of 3/28 - 4/1: Lesson 10


Lesson 10 content will be available for any students who need to work ahead for spring break starting on Sunday, March 20. Course content for the week ahead will be continue to be available through the beginning of April to accommodate all students across the state.


Language coaching well be held as scheduled Monday - Thursday through March. If you need to miss a regularly scheduled coaching session, please plan to make it up ahead of time if possible. You may attend make up sessions at any time with any coach, and may attend multiple sessions in a single day.

Click Here for the Due Date Calendar

The Due Date Calendar lists all assignments for the course and when they are due. If you have not already printed a copy - please do so and post it somewhere you see it every day to make sure you are keeping up with your assignments.

Attend 2 Coaching Sessions This Week!

Please be sure to make up any missed coaching sessions this week if necessary. Check the coaching schedule below and pick a make up time that will work for you.


You can attend multiple coaching sessions in a day if needed.

Submit L9 Vocabulary Assignment Today

Please submit your Lesson 8 vocabulary assignment today. Please create a multimedia presentation using a source like PowerPoint, Google Slides or Prezi.


Be sure that your audio can be heard/is properly embedded if you choose to use PowerPoint. I recommend using prezi.com to create a presentation online using a FREE account to avoid audio problems. If I can't hear your recordings, I can't give you credit for them. :(

Start Module 4, Lesson 9 Today

We start a new module this week! From the left hand toolbar, navigate to Course Modules > Module > M4. L9. Lesson 9 to see this week's materials


You will want to visit the following links here today:

  • Overview
  • Video, Audio, Japanese Text, English Translation


You'll also want to carefully review the lesson 9 vocabulary and grammar notes. Links below for easy reference.


Take your time to carefully review the material. I recommend watching the video below several times today and pausing after each line to repeat what was previously said aloud so you can practice your pronunciation.

Language Coaching Make Ups

Sending a shout out to James S. who submitted make up summaries for missed coaching sessions last weekend and boosted his 9 week grade. Excellent work James!

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