ETJ East Tokyo:

Use of Picture Books in Young Learners' Classes

Date: Sunday, June 23rd, 2024 Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Speaker: Yuco Kikuchi

Outline: In this hands-on workshop, the participants will be shown how to use picture books, before reading, during reading, and after reading. In the last half of the workshop, they will 1) choose books 2) make lesson plans, and 3) read, and do activities.

Yuco Kikuchi is an EFL teacher based in Chiba. She is an organizing member of the ETJ (English Teachers in Japan) East Tokyo regional group and has given presentations at ETJ Expos and JALT national conferences. She also presented at Asia TEFL in 2015. She obtained Band 4s of TKT(University of Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test) Young Learners Module and Module 3, and Band 3s of Modules 1 and 2 in November 2015. She teaches from elementary school children to older learners in Chiba and Tokyo. Her current interests are CLIL, ER, and learner autonomy.

Organization: ETJ East Tokyo (English Teachers in Japan) (ETJ East Tokyo)

Cost: ETJ Members:
Non-members: 500 yen

Venue: Shin-Koiwa Chiku Center 2-17-1 Shin Koiwa, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo Zip 124-0024 access

Location: Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan


You can add this event to your iCal calendar.

  1. Click on the iCal icon. Your iCal software will start.
  2. Click 'Subscribe':
    click subscribe
  3. Under 'Auto Refresh', select 'Every day' in case the the basic details change:
    auto-refresh daily

You can add this event to your Microsoft Outlook calendar.

  1. Click on the MS Outlook icon.
  2. See what happens.
  3. Tell us what happens. I don't have MS Outlook on a Windows computer, so I can't test it.
  4. If you click on the icon and nothing happens, do this:
    1. Right-click on the icon and save the file.
    2. According to Microsoft's support page, in Outlook's File menu, you should click Import and Export.
    3. Click to select Import an iCalendar or vCalendar file (*.vcs), and then click Next.
    4. Click to select the vCalendar file you've just saved, and then click Open.

Contact ETJ East Tokyo


Yuco Kikuchi
Email QR Code:

Mobile phone: 070-6400-6464