例会報告 2018-8-6

The meeting minutes of August 6, 2018.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Mizuno

Chinese President Xí Jìnpíng

 

Word of the Evening          TM Kuroda

“mushroom” (Noun, Adj, Verb)

  1. Mushroom cloud/ soup

New buildings have mushroomed in the center of the room.

It mushroomed into a mass movement.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Takayama

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Hikosaka

Grammarian—————    TM Horiuchi

Um/ah Counter————   TM Tajima

Vote Counter ————–   TM Oka

 

Joke Master              TM Hijikata

  “Adult joke” Love affair with an actress and Bill Gates of Microsoft Corporation.

 

Table Topic Session        TM N. Tanaka

  1. If you select the partner, which do you prefer, AI or traditional way?

TM M. Tanaka   1’33

  1. What do you think that your job is replaceable with AI? TM Hikosaka   1’06
  2. Is it a good idea of giving 2 dollars to make children read a book?

TM Tajima   2’14

  1. Do you think that it is good idea to discount insurance by health checks result?

TM Horiuchi   1’45

  1. Do you like the Starbucks Coffee which gave a policy not to use the plastic straw? TM Oka 1’27
  2. What do you have any impressions about the atomic bomb? TM Kuroda  2’41

 

Prepared Speakers               

  1. PS1 CC#4 : How to say it

Title:  What is LGBT?       TM Nakagami (absent)

  1. PS2 AC#3 The Monodrama

Title: Monologue of Ulysses     TM Y. Watanabe  5’37

  1. PS3 AC: Interpreting Poetry from Interpretive Reading

Title:  “Youth” By Samuel Ullman  TM Takimoto  8’08

 

General Evaluator           TM Takamiya

 

Individual Evaluators

IE2   TM M. Tanaka       3’47

IE3   TM Sasaki           3’04

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Tajima

 

Unfortunately TM Oka will leave the Tsudanuma Toastmasters Club. I hope she will be back to the club someday.

 

Next meeting is August 20th, 2018. Role assignments are as follows.

1.Thought of the Evening

TM 高宮

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM 高宮

11.Prepared Speech2

TM 仲上?

2.Word of the Evening

TM 滝本

7.Vote Counter

TM 渡辺要

12.Prepared Speech3

TM 堀内

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 西岡?

8.Joke Master

TM Yu. 渡辺

13.General Evaluator

TM高山

4.Timer

TM 黒田

9.Table Topics

TM 土方

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 高宮

10.Prepared Speech1

TM M.田中

14.TM水野

15.TM 黒田

16.TM 滝本

 

 

 

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例会報告 2018-7-23

The meeting minutes of July 23, 2018.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Hikosaka

The Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is the same age as TM Hikosaka. He adopted the diverse legislation in Diet.

 

Word of the Evening          TM N. Tanaka

“crucial” = of great importance  ex. Negotiations were a crucial stage.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Hikosaka

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Horiuchi

Grammarian—————    TM Takayama

Um/ah Counter————   TM Tajima

Vote Counter ————–   TM Takayama

 

Joke Master              TM Chiba (absent)

 

Table Topic Session        TM Tajima

  1. What’s your plan for summer? TM Mizuno   1’35
  2. How can we prevent to happen heat stroke? TM Hikosaka   2’23
  3. How do you keep balance between global warming and your daily comfortable life?

TM Takayama  2’20

  1. What’s yWour opinion about “Yukatsu policy”? TM Horiuchi  2’10
  2. Why is not popular for Premium Friday? TM Takamiya 2’19

 

Prepared Speakers               

  1. PS1 Project 2 : Evaluation and Feedback ; Path: Motivational Strategies

Title:  Miracle Apple       TM Sasaki  5’14

  1. PS2 Title: Memoir of Summer     TM Hijikata  5’39
  2. PS3 Project: Ice Breaker; Path: Presentation Mastery

Title:  Make a journey of self -discovery  TM Takamiya  5’35

 

General Evaluator           TM Mizuno

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Yo Watanabe      3’41

IE2   TM N. Tanaka       4’05

IE3   TM Kuroda           3’19

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM M. Takayama

Individual Evaluators ——- TM Kuroda

Prepared Speech  ——- TM Takamiya

 

 

 

 

例会報告 2018/7/2

The meeting minutes of July 2, 2018.

Guest               Area 42 Director Itazu, TM Takai

Installation Ceremony               Area 42 Director Itazu

Inaugural Address                  President Takamiya

 

Thought of the Evening       TM N. Tanaka

About the World Cup

 

Word of the Evening          TM Chiba

“delicious”

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Y. Watanabe

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Takamiya

Grammarian—————    TM M.Tanaka

Um/ah Counter————   TM Takimoto

Vote Counter ————–   TM Hikosaka

 

Joke Master              TM Mizuno

He spoke 3 stories. Lincoln, Washington, Hair cut

 

Table Topic Session        TM Horiuchi

  • Where is the best beach that you recommend? TM N. Tanaka   1’50
  • Where is the fireworks display that you recommend or where will you go to see

fireworks in this summer?           TM Takimoto    1’30

  • Have you climbed Fuji? If you have climbed, please talk about your memory. If not, please talk about Mt. Fuji. Everything is OK. TM Takai 2’10
  • What is your summer vacation plan in this year? TM M. Tanaka  2’13

 

Prepared Speakers                 

  • PS1 PW Level 1 “Evaluation and Feedback” in “Presentation Mastery”.

Title:  Encounter with what keeps me strong    TM Kuroda  7’10

  • PS2 IP Innovative Planning 1, ICE Breaker.

Title:  My job TM Tajima 5’40

 

General Evaluator           TM Oka

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Hijikata          3’28

IE2   TM Nishioka         2’45

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM M. Tanaka

 

Next meeting is July 23rd, 2018. Role assignments are as follows.

1.Thought of the Evening

調整中

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM 田嶋

11.Prepared Speech2

TM 土方

2.Word of the Evening

TM 田中信

7.Vote Counter

調整中

12.Prepared Speech3

TM 高宮

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 彦阪

8.Joke Master

TM 千葉

13.General Evaluator

TM水野

4.Timer

TM 堀内

9.Table Topics

TM 田嶋

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 高山

10.Prepared Speech1

TM 佐々木

14.調整中 15.滝本

16.黒田

 

 

 

例会報告 2018/5/7

19:00 Call to Order ————————————————————————          President Hikosaka

Guest Introduction / Business session —————————————            President Hikosaka

July Meetings will be held on Jul 2nd and 23rd

Word of the Evening (WE) (1min) —————————–(obviously)           TM Mizuno

 

19:20 Toastmaster of the Evening (TD) ———————————————-   TM Mike Tanaka

Helpers:       Timer ———————————————————–   TM Tajima

Grammarian —————————————————   TM Nishioka

Um/ah Counter ———————————————–   TM Takayama

Vote Counter ————————————————–   TM Horiuchi

 

19:25 Joke Master ————————————————————————-          TM Yo. Watanabe

 

19:30 Table Topics Session (Each speaker: 1-2 min + 30sec) —————–           TM Kuroda

(Topics were related to toastmasters big events)

Speaker 1. Takimoto      2:27             Speaker 2.  Tajima     1:49             

Speaker 3.  Horiuchi     2:15             Speaker 4.  Takayama  2:25             

Timer’s Report ———- TM Tajima  Voting ———————           All Members

 

19:45 Prepared Speech Session (PS)

(1) PS1 ——————————————————————————–   TM Oka

Title:       “Japanese Omotenashi”

Project:     CC#2 Organize Your Speech

Objectives:

  • Select an appropriate outline which allows listeners to easily follow and understand your speech.
  • Make your message clear, with supporting material directly contributing to that message.
  • Use appropriate transitions when moving from one idea to another.
  • Create a strong opening and conclusion.

 

Time: Five to seven minutes.(5:09)

 

(2) PS2 ——————————————————————————–   TM Nakagami

Title:       “Heads Up !”

Project:     CC#3

Objectives: – Select a speech topics and determine its general and specific purposes.

  • Organize the speech in a manner that best achieves those purposes.
  • Ensure the beginning, body, and conclusion reinforce the purposes.
  • Project sincerity and conviction and control any nervousness you may feel.
  • Strive not to use notes.

 

Time: Five to seven minutes.(6:11)

 

(3) PS3 ———————————————————————————   TM Hijikata

Title:      “Why do you learn English?”

Project:     AC#5 The Entertaining Speech

Objectives: – Entertain the audience by relating a personal experience.
– Organize an entertaining speech for maximum impact.

Time: Five to seven minutes. (6:30)

 

 

Timer’s Report ————- TM Tajima       Voting ——————–       All Members

 

20:25  *********************************  Intermission (5 minutes)   *********************************

 

20:30 Evaluation Session (Each Evaluator: 2-3 min±30sec)

General Evaluator ——————————————————————         TM Takimoto

(1) Evaluation for the 1st speaker ————————————          TM Takamiya (3:49 overtime)

(2) Evaluation for the 2nd speaker ——————————————-            TM Sasaki (3:14)

(3) Evaluation for the 3rd speaker ——————————————–           TM Hikosaka (3:10)

Timer’s Report ————- TM Tajima       Voting ——————- All Members

 

20:45 Report and Award Session

Word of the Evening Report —————————————————-   TM Mizuno

Grammarian’s Report ————————————————————-   TM Nishioka

Um/ah Counter’s Report ———————————————————   TM Takayama

Vote Counter’s Report ————————————————————   TM Horiuchi

Best Table Topic Speaker: TM Tajima

Best Evaluator: TM Hikosaka

Best Speaker: TM Nakagami

 

20:50 Information & Guests Comments ———————————————-          President Hikosaka

New officers voting will be held on Jun 4th

 

20:55 Adjournment ————————————————————————-          President Hikosaka

 

例会報告 2018/3/19

The meeting minutes of Mar. 19, 2018.

The meeting minutes of Mar. 19, 2018.

Business session                 TM Hikosaka
•The area 42 Speech Contest will be held on March 25th at Narita Kouzunomori Community Center, Morinpia Kouzu.

Thought of the Evening       TM Takayama
He went to an eye clinic today because he is having a cataract operation soon.    To renew his driver’s license, it is required to have his eyesight of 0.7 in both eyes.    So, he decided to undergo the operation.
Word of the Evening          TM Nishioka    “considerably”

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Horiuchi Helpers

Timer ———————    TM Yo Watanabe
Grammarian—————    TM Takimoto
Um/ah Counter————   TM Sasaki
Vote Counter ————–   TM Chiba
Joke Master              TM Oka

Prime Minister Sinzo Abe has been rocked by a scandal related to a school operator Moritomo Gakuen recently.   There were some other suspected cronyism scandals such as the Kake Gakuen scandal and the Supercomputer venture company’s corporate tax fraud’s scandal.   These scandals are “もり”“かけ”“スパ”scandals!・・・ もり,かけ,スパ means  buckwheat noodles(もりそば、かけそば) and spaghetti! They are “carbohydrate(炭水化物)”scandals!

Table Topics Session                TM Nakagami
① If you were a first-year student in elementary school, what do you want to study?              TM Kuroda 1’38
② If you were a teacher of first-year students in elementary school, what do you want to teach them?                                                TM Takimoto  2’09
③ Do you think the school uniform is necessary in elementary school?                                                           TM Hikosaka  1’00
④ If you were a father or mother of a new student in elementary school, what kind of dream or will do you want your child to have?                          TM Mizuno   044

Explanation of Pathways                         TM S. Matsumoto    Briefing session of the new system

Prepared Speakers
(1) PS1   Practice speech for the upcoming area 42 International Speech Contest.       Title:  He knows the way.                     TM Murata  7’04
(2) PS2   Practice speech for the upcoming area 42 International Speech Contest.                                                            Title:   Let’s make a big change.               TM Takamiya 6’51

Best Speaker      Table Topics ——- TM Takimoto]

Next meeting is Apr. 2th, 2018. Role assignments are as follows.

1.Thought of the Evening TM 千葉 6.Ah-Um CounterTM 渡邉百 11.Prepared Speech2TM 佐々木2.Word of the EveningTM 高山 7.Vote CounterTM 水野 12.Prepared Speech3TM 黒田3.Toastmaster of the DayTM 仲上 8.Joke MasterTM 高宮 13.General EvaluatorTM 渡邉要4.TimerTM 岡 9.Table TopicsTM 滝本 14-16Individual Evaluator5.GrammarianTM 村田 10.Prepared Speech1TM田嶋 14.彦阪 15. 西岡16.M.田中

 

例会報告 2018/2/5

The meeting minutes of Feb. 5, 2018.

 

Guest    Mr. Sato

        

Business session                TM Takamiya and  TM Hikosaka

  • The Inhouse Speech Contest has been rescheduled for Mar. 5th.
  • If the contest doesn’t draw enough contestants, it will be cancelled.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Hijikata

He introduced a film which he saw the other day.

“Three billboards outside ebbing, Missouri” (邦題:スリー ビルボード)

This film has been nominated for the Best Picture Academy Award.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Uchino

“accomplished”

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Mizuno

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Tohyama

Grammarian—————    TM Yo Watanabe

Um/ah Counter————   TM Murata

Vote Counter ————–   TM Takayama

 

Joke Master              TM Chiba

An old woman boasted of the dishwasher in her house. She has used it for more than twenty years because it works very well.

Then, another woman said she also had a wonderful dishwasher.

She showed “it” to the old woman. What kind of dishwasher was it?

 

Table Topics Session        TM Takimoto  and  TM Hikosaka

  • Where would you like to take foreign tourists in Japan?       TM Yo Watanabe 2’06
  • Please explain about “osechi ryori”, special New Year dishes. TM N Tanaka  1’50
  • Please tell us the good idea of reutilizing vacant houses in Japan.  TM Nishioka 2’02
  • The era name will be changed from Heisei to a new era name. What kind of the era name do you prefer? TM Tajima  1’59
  • Please tell us about your memory of setsubun. TM Murata   1’52
  • What do you think of setsubun? TM Hijikata  1’32
  • What kind of plan do you have this year? Sato     1’35
  • How do you feel about Olympic Games? ( The Winter Games in PyeongChang , 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games) TM Tohyama    2’30

 

Prepared Speakers                 

  • PS1  AC series: The Entertaining Speakers

Project 5   Speaking After Dinner

Title:  New Organization                      TM Takamiya   10’41

 

General Evaluator           TM M.Tanaka

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Kuroda

 

Best Speaker

Table Topics ——-  Mr. Sato

 

 

Next meeting is Feb. 19th, 2018. Role assignments are as follows.

1.Thought of the Evening

TM 西岡

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM 土方

11.Prepared Speech2

TM 渡邉要

2.Word of the Evening

TM 仲上

7.Vote Counter

TM 千葉

12.Prepared Speech3

TM 滝本

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 遠山

8.Joke Master

TM 黒田

13.General Evaluator

TM 田嶋

4.Timer

TM 水野

9.Table Topics

TM 高宮

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 高山

10.Prepared Speech1

14.村田 15. 調整中

16.M.田中

 

 

 

例会報告 2018/1/15

The meeting minutes of Jan. 15, 2018.

 

Guests    Ms. Murase

          Mr. Fujita

Business session                TM Hikosaka

  • The Inhouse Speech Contest will be held on Feb. 19th, 2018.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Yuriko Watanabe

During the New Year’s holiday, she got together with her family and she had nice time.

She also met her old friends, and she renewed her friendship with them.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Tohyama

“brimful”

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Takamiya

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Hijikata

Grammarian—————    TM Nakagami

Um/ah Counter————   TM Yo Watanabe

Vote Counter ————–   TM Oka

 

Joke Master              TM Uchino

A young girl said she was sweeping the road in front of her house every morning before

going school.

Her grandparents were really impressed by their granddaughter’s good conduct.

But, her elder brother was suspicious about her story.

Then, the fact is・・・・?

 

Table Topic Session        TM Tajima

  • What is your New Year’s resolution?              TM Chiba 1’20
  • What is your New Year’s resolution? Fujita 1’29
  • How can we improve our Toastmasters Club? TM Nakagami 1’42
  • When you look back on the 30 years of the Heisei era, what kind of things do you recall?

TM Tohyama 1’41

 

Prepared Speakers                 

  • PS1  AC series: Public Relations Project: #5 Crisis Management Speech

Title:  A report on a recent injury case               TM M. Tanaka 6’19+4’22

 

  • PS2  AC series: Project #4 Communicating change

Title: How wonderful it is that dentists can cure aspiration pneumonia                               TM Hikosaka  5’18

 

  • PS3 AC series: Special Occasion Speech

Title: Toast at Sat Sang’s 30th Anniversary            TM Nishioka  2’25

 

General Evaluator           TM Takimoto

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Mizuno              3‘26

IE2   TM Sasaki              2’56

IE3   TM Takayama            2’36

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Nakagami

Individual Evaluator  TM Sasaki

Prepared Speaker    TM M. Tanaka

TM Nishsioka

 

Next meeting is Jan. 22th, 2018. Role assignments are as follows.

1.Thought of the Evening

TM M. 田中

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM 水野

11.Prepared Speech2

TM 仲上

2.Word of the Evening

TM 千葉

7.Vote Counter

TM 高宮

12.Prepared Speech3

TM 高山

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 黒田

8.Joke Master

TM 彦阪

13.General Evaluator

TM 堀内

4.Timer

調整中

9.Table Topics

TM 遠山

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 内野

10.Prepared Speech1

村田

14.土方 15. 渡邉要

16.田嶋