Enrich your classroom studies of feudal Japan with this engaging tour. Discover the story behind authentic suits of armor and swords used by Japanese samurai warriors. Create an origami samurai helmet and role-play a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Learn about the art of calligraphy and try on authentic Japanese clothing to pose for a group photo. Curriculum connections include geography, symbolism, vocabulary/concept development, and discussion skills.
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Length: 1.5 hours
MA Curriculum Connection: yes