Japan at its best
Saturday November 1st 2014

Posts Tagged ‘puzzles’

Japanese Matches, Puzzle No.4

Japanese Matches, Puzzle No.4

Still on the puzzle top ten trail, I found these really fun match puzzles. Anyone tried working with matches to forge a puzzle ? These are great brain teasers but I wonder whether the match idea is wise with kids? Perhaps not in todays politically correct age? Nevertheless, [Read More]

Ichigo choco, Puzzles, No.3

Ichigo choco, Puzzles, No.3

Anybody crazy about these Ichigo sweets? Would you do a puzzle with them? If so click on the photo to find out more about Strawberry chocolate puzzles. My house feels like a puzzle test center at the moment. Even Popo chan is on the job! Tweet [Read More]

My IQ, Puzzle No. 2

My IQ, Puzzle No. 2

Yesterday I started a top ten list of Japanese puzzles. With so many I-pod applications, X-Box, Wii and PS family varieties – does anyone look for the plain puzzles anymore I wonder? (Anyone remember the amazement and frustration of the Rubik’s cube?) I hope so [Read More]

Top Ten Japanese Puzzles, No 1.

Top Ten Japanese Puzzles, No 1.

Holiday season is almost upon us so I think I will write some posts on puzzles!! My first top puzzle is this one that looks like chocolate from Meiji! Big disappointment if you are a black choco Meiji fan…. because this puzzle is meant to keep you busy for hours [Read More]

Page 2 of 212

Latest Topics

Meaning of Tanabata Matsuri

Meaning of Tanabata Matsuri

July the 7th is round the corner which means that Tanabata is upon us. This festival is one that celebrates Princess [Read More]

Middle Years Japanese

Middle Years Japanese

How popular are rap songs in teaching Japanese to middle years students I wonder? I have found a rap song for teaching [Read More]

Ame, Japan

Ame, Japan

This great cartoon is from this site. It looks like you can use the work if it is not for commercial purposes – [Read More]

Calico, Cafe Kichijoji

Calico, Cafe Kichijoji

There is a new cultural trend in Tokyo – cat cafes. (click on photo for flickr account details of brilliant [Read More]

Show and Tell, Japan Tradition

Show and Tell, Japan Tradition

This item from Amazon Japan looks like the best way to teach Japan tradition in the classroom. And it is probably the [Read More]

Insider

Archives