Let’s go to… JAPAN!
Banjo’s in Japan and we’d love to be there too! Check out these extra Japan-themed resources to complement Banjo’s most recent letter.
Here’s a geography lesson so we can learn more.
Would you like to speak Japanese? Banjo always has a go at learning new languages! Check out this brilliant app, or start by learning how to say animals names. Keep practising until you become an expert!
Have you ever written a haiku? Now’s your chance! Follow these simple instructions and enjoy crafting your own Japanese poetry.
Do you like manga? Check out this great list of comics suitable for young readers.
And how about trying your hand at this traditional chopsticks game? No actual chopsticks required!
If you subscribe to Netflix, why not snuggle up with the wonderful Studio Ghibli animated film, My Neighbor Totoro? Suitable from age 5+.
Now we know all about Japan, let’s plan our trip there!
Have a think about these questions…
- Who will you take with you?
- What food would you like to try?
- Can you remember any Japanese words?