ERIC Number: ED412166
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Japan: Instructional Materials for the Classroom.
This lesson booklet is designed to fit any classroom and can be adjusted to any grade level. The materials can be used as a thematic unit or as individual activities to be integrated into the curriculum. The objective is to provide students with a broader cultural perspective on Japan. Blackline masters, pictures, and handouts are included, along with objectives, a list of materials needed and possible teaching strategies. The lessons contained in the booklet include: (1) "The Geography of Japan"; (2) "The Japanese People"; (3) "A Comparison of Japan and the United States"; and (4)" Political and Economic Symbols of Japan." Contains a total of 22 items in 2 resource lists. Includes a list of publications for additional classroom reading. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Asian Studies, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Awareness, Culture, Culture Contact, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Instructional Materials, Japanese Culture, Multicultural Education, Non Western Civilization, Social Studies
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson.
Identifiers - Location: Japan