Japan Experience for kids - Traditional & Cutting-edge -
Enjoy exchanging together with the Japanese children in Yokosuka and experiencing Japanese culture !
“Children of all nationalities were able to have fun.”
“I enjoyed going around all kinds of booths collecting stamps!”
“Seeing my drawing move on the screen really surprised me!”
17 Feb. 2018 Sat. 11:00-16:30
AEON YOKOSUKA 2F
CENTER PLAZA STAGE AND SEA WINDOW MALL (2-1-12 Honcho, Yokosuka-shi)
English-speaking staff is available, so enjoy the booths without language barriers !
Anything drawn will appear and begin to move on the display screen!
Toss a ball or beanbag at numbers and alphabet letters then answer a question related to the target you hit! Enjoy the quiz and some English conversation while you play.
Mr. James will use tube balloons and make art pieces on the spot! You can receive the finished models as a present!
You can enjoy American games like “Duck, duck, goose” and a matching card game, picture book story time, and more!
1.Pre-school Kids: Let’s make self-introduction cards!
2.First-year to Third-year Elementary School Students: Use the alphabet in this arts and crafts activity and make your own snowman!
*Registration will occur the day of the event and each session will be limited to six participants(Each session will take 20 min.)
The International Baccalaureate (IB) Program is a popular topic regarding the 2020 Entrance Exam Reform and YBS is applying to become an IB school.
What is the IB Program? Visit to learn more!
A booth that lets you participate in and enjoy some Japanese games.
Learn about how to wrap a traditional Japanese wrapping cloth, the furoshiki!
This can be used to wrap boxes, bottles, and even become bags.You can enjoy the many ways used to arrange one piece of cloth.
Everyone will be able to try this activity together!
Registration will occur the day of the event.
This bilingual talent, who also sings for children, performs English concerts and introduces English teaching material to children!
“Let’s get excited! Let’s enjoy English together! Let’s have fun!”
|11:00||Special Dancing Performance||Yokosuka Dance Studio|
|11:30||Let's enjoy American songs!||Yokosuka Sahara Class, Toyota Corolla Yokohama, Benesse Children’s English Classes “BE studio”|
|13:00||Sing Along! Dance Along!||Hippo Family Club Yokosuka|
|13:30||English Picture Book Story Time||Yokosuka Mothers Club|
|14:30||Let's sing together||Yokosuka YMCA|
|15:30||English Bingo Contest!|
Enjoy a lively dance performance by the Yokosuka Dance Studio!
Performance by students and teacher’s song “My Favorite Things”
Songs and dance by 3 – 5 year old children and teacher: “The hello song” and “Let’s sing ABC”
Songs by first and second grade students and teacher: “Let it go” and “DO-RE-MI”
Children and adults can sing, dance, and play along together with music from all around the world! Everyone is welcome!
Enjoy a picture book story time, a simple Valentine’s Day craft activity, songs in English, and more!
Children from the Yokosuka YMCA English School will be singing aloud songs in English! Feel free to join in the fun!
Play Bingo and try to win a prize!
*Bingo cards will be given out at 3：00 p.m. in front of stage (limited to the first 150 arrivals)
The schedule and performers may be subject to change without notice.
Policy Promotion Division, Yokosuka City Hall