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ERIC Number: ED460902
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: 116
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Picturing Life in Japan. For Students in Grades Three through Five. Instructional Materials about Japan (IMAJ).
Field, Sherry L.; Labbo, Linda D.
This manual provides accurate, up-to-date information about contemporary life in Japan and provides opportunities for students to develop cross-cultural awareness. The content of the lessons includes concepts traditionally taught in elementary school social studies programs. Lessons provide multiple opportunities for students to develop a variety of research and critical thinking skills. The manual is divided into seven topics with two to four lesson plans under each topic. Topics include: (1) "Geography of Japan"; (2) "Contemporary Life in Japan"; (3) "Arts and Recreation in Japan"; (4) "Language in Japan"; (5) "Social Organization in Japan"; (6) "Economics in Japan"; and (7) "Education in Japan." (EH)
The Japan America Society of Georgia, 225 Peachtree Street, Suite 710 South Tower, Atlanta, GA 30303. Tel: 404-524-7399.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Japan Foundation, Tokyo. Center for Global Partnership.
Authoring Institution: Japan-America Society of Georgia, Atlanta.
Identifiers - Location: Japan