Japan: Hands on Culture

$30.80 incl. GST
SKU: BKG00305

Grades 5-9.

Six different world cultures are the focus of Hands-On Culture: Japan, Mexico and Central America, Southeast Asia, West Africa, Ancient Egypt, and Ancient Greece and Rome. This colourful volume on Japan examines the culture's art, science, history, geography, and language and literature. From making sushi to designing a drum, students use an array of hands-on activities to grow more culturally aware and appreciative of differences among peoples. Topics in this volume include: A Japanese view of aesthetics Japan: a closed society Geography and Japanese prints Counting in Japanese: ichi, ni, san, yon, go Haiku