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ERIC Number: ED411182
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Dec
Pages: 32
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching Elementary Students about Japan
Fitzhugh, William P.
This paper presents a study unit on Japan for elementary students which can be adapted for any level. Lessons include: (1) "Video Traveling Activities To Accompany Students on Their Journey to Japan"; (2) "Travel Brochure"; (3) "Discovering Culture by Using a Realia Kit"; (4) "Comparative Geography Using the Five Fundamental Themes of Geography"; (5) "Japan and Environmental Concerns"; (6) "Literature Strand: 'The Flute Player of Beppu'"; (7) "Stand on the Map: Learning about Japan"; (8) "Let's Read about Japan and the Japanese People"; and (9) "Surveying Japanese Students: Comparing Students from Different Cultures." Numerous assessment, extension, and enrichment ideas are offered for each lesson. (EH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Japan