We found 178 reviewed resources for japanese literature
Japanese Internment--How Point of View Influences AttitudeLesson Planet
How does background and experience influence one's point of view? Dwight Okita's famous poem about the Japanese internment is the text used to explore this essential question. Class members study primary documents to gain the necessary...
Coming of Age During Japanese Occupation: Richard E. Kim's Lost Names: Scenes from a Korean BoyhoodLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Explore the implications of the Japanese occupation of Korea during World War II. Learners read Lost Names: Scenes from a Korean Boyhood, participate in classroom discussions about the novel and keep journals in which they respond to...
Reading Literature: 9-10th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
The materials in this collect of resources are designed to address all the Common Core reading literature standards for 9th and 10th graders. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the specific standard addressed.
The “I” Novels in the Context of Early 20th-Century JapanLesson Planet
6th - 10th
Although this lesson plan covers the rather obscure topic of the Japanese "I-novel", it also includes a great deal of historical information and material for an in-depth discussion of universal literary concepts. Specifically, young...
Changing Times, Changing Styles: New Japanese Literary Styles of the Late Nineteenth CenturyLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Focusing on Doppo's "Unforgettable People" and late nineteenth century Japanese literature, this resource also leads to discussions of form being dictated by content. Explore the development of new literary styles first-hand by...
The Tale of GenjiLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that the world's first novel was written by a woman? Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji, was published in 1021. Class members research Eastern and Western cultures in the 10th and 11th centuries, view modern adaptations of...
Journey to Topaz, a Literature Based ApproachLesson Planet
2nd - 5th
Students view a video clip of the experiences of Japanese-Americans during World War II. They read parts of a book in which a child tells her story about living in the internment camps. They participate in a simulation activity as well.
WWII Japanese Internment: An Interactive Lesson Plan Using Primary SourcesLesson Planet
7th - 8th
Students examine Japanese internment camps of World War II. In this World War II lesson, students research primary sources to prepare for a debate regarding Japanese internment camps in the United States.
Famous People of Japan: Literature, Politics, Film, Television, Sports, and the Imperial FamilyLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students research biographical information about a famous Japanese, investigating how this person has impacted Japanese and American culture. Students then create an oral report and technological presentation based on the research.
Japan in the Heian Period and Cultural History: Crash Course World History 227Lesson Planet
14 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
When your class thinks of medieval history, they probably think of European castles and knights. But they may not know that the Heian period in Japan, which coincided with the Middle Ages in Europe, saw a significant development in...
Code of the Samurai in Art and LiteratureLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
A samurai warrior was said to follow a code; a code that made him adhere to values such as courage, honor, loyalty, and skill. Learners examine Japanese poetry and art to see how they exemplify the ways of the samurai. Great...
Haiku and Beyond: Exploring Genres of Japanese LiteratureLesson Planet
Fourth graders compare and contrast the literature of Japan as they study the culture, history and geography of the island nation. They read various genres of literature, describe geographic and landform features of Japan, and find...
Changing Perspectives on the Japanese Internment ExperienceLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Learners explore the issue of Japanese-American internment. In this World War II lesson plan, students analyze historical biases regarding Japanese-American internment as they analyze literature, research print and Internet sources, and...
Letters from the Japanese American Internment: Traveling Through TimeLesson Planet
3rd - 7th
This describes the objectives, background, technology, and several other elements of a lesson plan. However, it omits the procedures. The list of classroom resources would be useful to a teacher planning a unit around the Japanese...
THE OCCUPATION OF KOREA BY JAPANESE IMPERIALIST FORCESLesson Planet
9th - 10th
Learners read and respond to a history of Korea. In this occupation lesson, students work in groups to research the effects of Japanese occupation and create an illustrated timeline. Learners listen to a lecture and write an acrostic....
Being in the Noh: An Introduction to Japanese Noh PlaysLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
Students analyze the conventions used in Noh plays and write an introduction to a Noh play of their own. For this Noh play lesson, students identify the conventions of the Noh form and analyze the realizations the main character...
Coming of Age Readings: Experiences in Korea and by Asians in AmericaLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Bring multi-cultural experiences and literature into your language arts class with this lesson. Here, young readers explore the points of view of first and second-generation Asian immigrants with a list of various fiction and nonfiction...