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Feb 17

Browser & Virtual Reality Event – Show & Tell in Japanese

Thursday, February 17 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm UTC+0


Remember show and tell from school?  We’re doing that in VR!

EVENT LINK: https://hubs.mozilla.com/n5vB6Zz/stylish-granular-sphere  <—join us here!

Practice your Japanese reading and speech skills while learning new things about your fellow Coto students?

Join from any VR Headset or from a browser on a laptop, desktop or your phone.

You do not need any special hardware for this event. It is mixed reality so you can join from a web browser from any device including your iphone – but you can also join from a VR headset with a fully immersive VR experience.

It uses webxr which is supported by all VR headset browsers and most desktop/laptop/mobile browsers.

This event will be using mozilla hubs spaces! You can test this event space on your browser or your vr headset at any time – if you are joining this event we highly recommend that you join this space ahead of time and get familiar with the controls.:

https://hubs.mozilla.com/scenes/CQVie8Y/coto-outdoor-meetup  <—- room space

The live event will have a different link which we will send through email to event attendees prior to the start of the event.

Show & Tell

Schedule – February 17th (木) Thursday
8:00PM  Join the room
8:10PM  Presentations start
Q&A for each presentation

You can participate as either a Presenter or an Audience Member

Audience:  Enjoy the presentation and encourage speakers with thoughtful questions.
Q&A – Japanese encouraged, but English may be used to get the questions flowing

Presenters (apply below):
(10 per event, chosen randomly according to Japanese level)

If you are chosen, pick something you can show the audience and prepare a speech in Japanese to tell the them about it.

Speeches will be collected a few days before the event, checked by a Coto teacher, and returned so you can practice and feel confident your Japanese is perfect!  Keep speeches to 5 minutes or less.

At the event, you will

  • Introduce yourself (Japanese and English)
  • Provide help info (English, such as vocab or a brief intro about your item)
  • Give your speech (Japanese)
  • Answer questions (Japanese and English)

Examples of speeches: History of a stuffed animal, story behind a picture, your favorite part of your apartment, be creative!


Thursday, February 17
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm UTC+0
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