Japan: Traditions and Culture

A series of four activities explores Japanese culture and traditions. Learners participate in a re-enacted tea ceremony; examine sketches of Asian figures by Canadian artist Robert Harris, discuss symbols, investigate Japanese mon, and create one for their family; write and illustrate haiku; and write their names in Katakana. Harris' images are attached. 

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Grade
4th
Subjects
Visual & Performing Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
4 days
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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  • Untitled (ink sketch of Asian warrior) -- Robert Harris
  • Untitled (ink sketch of an Asian figure) -- Robert Harris
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