Japanese Zoo Animal Vocabulary Printable
Do you remember making these origami fortune tellers as a kid? Now they have been re-imagined with Japanese zoo animal vocabulary from Gus on the Go: Japanese .
Create this fortune teller craft with your kids and practice your zoo animal vocabulary together! Cut out the fortune teller square and follow the origami directions to fold the vocabulary fortune teller. Slide your thumbs and index fingers underneath the flaps and pull them towards the middle to help form the fortune teller. Move your thumbs and index fingers to pinch and push the fortune teller. Now you’re ready!
1. Pick a number from the fortune teller flaps (1-4). Count in Japanese , pushing and pinching the fortune teller in each direction per count.
2. Pick a vocabulary word. Spell the vocabulary word out, pushing and pinching the fortune teller in each direction per letter.
3. Pick a final vocabulary word and guess the zoo animal. Were you right? Lift the flap to find out!