Nankyu Chapter

July PIGATE meeting (co-sponsored with NanKyu JALT)

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 11 July 2015 - 1:30pm
Speaker: 
Joseph Tomei

This meeting will feature the ins and outs of linking up Google drive with iPads for student presentations. Several students from the speaker's 2nd year speaking class at Kumamoto Gakuen University will give iPad presentations they have developed in the class and the speaker will describe how this can be done as a small group activity not only with iPads, but smartphones as well.

Location: 
Kumamoto Gakuen University, Bld 1, English Lounge
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
Free for first visit
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

Creating a framework for defining and supporting meaningful communication in the EFL young learner classroom

Date and Time: 
Sunday, 12 July 2015 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Hiroki Iwakiri [岩切 宏樹]
Speaker: 
Keisuke Ishizuka [石塚 啓祐]

The NanKyu Chapter of JALT is pleased to announce a workshop focused on Young Learners. The workshop is on Sunday, July 12th at 2pm until 5pm at Miyazaki Municipal University. The presentations will be in Japanese. Please join on discussing meaningful communication, what it is, and how do you support it in elementary school English lessons.

Location: 
Miyazaki Municipal University, Audio Video Room 4F
Fee for JALT members: 
free
Fee for one-day members: 
free
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

NanKyu in Miyazaki

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 16 May 2015 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Speaker: 
Sarah Faherty
Speaker: 
Branden Kirchmeyer

As part of our growing effort to hold NanKyu-sponsored events in each of the three prefectures, we're pleased to announce an event in Miyazaki next month! Sarah Faherty and Branden Kirchmeyer from Sojo University in Kumamoto will be presenting at Miyazaki Municipal University. Please join us for an afternoon of professional development & discussions!

Sarah Faherty

Location: 
Miyazaki Municipal University, Audio Video Room 4F
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
Free
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

June PIGATE meeting (co-sponsored with NanKyu JALT)

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 13 June 2015 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Hiroshi Fukushima (Prefectural University of Kumamoto)
Speaker: 
Rick Lavin (Prefectural University of Kumamoto)

The monthly PIGATE meeting (co-sponsored by NanKyu JALT) is a meeting of in-service and pre-service teachers in Kumamoto to discuss issues of teaching and learning.

Location: 
Kumamoto Gakuen University English Lounge
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
Free for first visit
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

May PIGATE meeting (co-sponsored with NanKyu JALT)

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 9 May 2015 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Mio Ehara (Kumamoto kita HS)
Speaker: 
Tomomi Nishioka (Kikuchi kita JHS)
Speaker: 
Hisao Kobori (Koshi JHS)

The monthly PIGATE meeting (co-sponsored by NanKyu JALT) is a meeting of in-service and pre-service teachers in Kumamoto to discuss issues of teaching and learning.

Location: 
Kumamoto Gakuen University English Lounge 1F Building 1
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
Free for the first visit
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

April PIGATE meeting (co-sponsored with NanKyu JALT)

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 11 April 2015 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Fumi Ogata
Speaker: 
Nicole Gallagher

The monthly PIGATE meeting will feature two speakers
Teacher beliefs on conducting classes in English
by Ms. Nicole Gallagher (Kumamoto Prefectual Office)

Location: 
Kumamoto Gakuen University English Lounge
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
Free
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

Teaching English in English: Grammar, Vocabulary and Extensive Reading in an All-English Classroom

Date and Time: 
Saturday, 14 February 2015 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Rob Peacock, Oxford University Press

In this session we will look at some practical ways to teach all-English classes to elementary, junior and senior high school students in Japan. We will start by brainstorming some methods of introducing classroom English, before dealing with the practicalities of teaching grammar and vocabulary without using translation.

Location: 
Kumamoto Gakuen Building No.11, the first floor "English Lounge"
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

'Nightmare On Literature Street: Fight For Your Right To Use It'

Date and Time: 
Friday, 13 March 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Speaker: 
Dr Paul Hullah

On the back of his success at the 2014 PanSIG in Miyazaki, Dr Paul Hullah from Meiji Gakuin University in Tokyo will be discussing the sustenance that literature provides, and arguing for an approach to teaching and learning that links rather than separates life, literature, and language.

Promising considerable tweaks and additions, with humour of both an irreverent and informative nature.

Location: 
Presentation: DAIE 7th floor, opposite chuo station. Second party: recife bar
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
500 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

NANKYU chapter Xmas Social night.

Date and Time: 
Friday, 19 December 2014 - 9:30pm - 11:30pm
Speaker: 
NONE

As the busy Bonenkai season is upon us it will be great to see the other members of Nankyu JALT in a social setting and in the Christmas spirit. Please come along to Recife Kagoshima for a glass of good cheer and let's let off some steam so we can face to New Year with a smile.

Location: 
Recife bar
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for one-day members: 
1,000 yen
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

Year end party

Date and Time: 
Friday, 12 December 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Speaker: 
Paul Beaufait
Speaker: 
Stan Pederson

The NanKyu JALT (Kumamoto branch) chapter's FIRST end of the year party. Place and cost to be announced, but will not be more than 5000 yen. A sign up form can be found at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1f--HJqdlrRSpoJUwLx0DvOjr4czbklGe3Gss2wz...

Location: 
TBA
Fee for JALT members: 
TBA
Fee for one-day members: 
TBA
Contact or Queries: 
Email contact form

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