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- Take an in-depth look at the symbols, language, geography, and traditions of Japan—at a savings of 25%—with the books, activities, and poster in the Exploring the Culture of Japan Bundle. Book Resources Included:Snapshots of Japan introduces the location, national flag, cultural symbols, and landmar$6.80$9.30Save $2.50
Beginning language studies not only enrich multicultural learning, but also have a positive impact on reading fluency and comprehension. is a great way to introduce the native language of Japan.
Each book in the Learn to Count language series includes a phonetic pronunciations, traceable number words, and cultural symbols of the featured country.
Japanese Number Words: (phonetic pronunciation included)
1-ichi, 2-ni, 3-san, 4-shi, 5-go, 6-roku, 7-schichi, 8-hachi, 9-kyuu, 10-juu
Additional Vocabulary Words and Phrases:
archipelago, blossom, bonsai, chrysanthemum, cultivate, fictional, Hiragana, Kabuki, Kanji, Katakana, koi, legend, matcha, origami, passport, precise, prosperity, ritual, sakuru, sensu, sumo, Torii, uchiwa
- Learning number words in Japanese
- Writing number words in Japanese Kanji characters
- Promoting respect and appreciation for cultural differences
- Identifying national and cultural symbols of Japan
- Critical thinking skills of comparing and contrasting
- Reading fluency and comprehension
- Building content-area literacy in social studies
Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the book.
Technical Info: The book and Teacher’s Language Guide are in PDF format, combined into a single zip file, and, illustrated with original, high-resolution images.
Bundle and Save: The book is also available—at a savings of 25%—in the , which also includes an introductory book about Japan, a mini-coloring book of Japanese color names, five cross-curricular activities, and a colorful poster.
The Christmas Pickle (Surprising Traditions from Around the World)
Languages Currently Available in the Learn to Count series:
Arabic (Egypt), Chinese (China), French (France), Hebrew (Israel), Hindi (India), Italian, (Italy), Japanese (Japan), Portuguese (Brazil), Russian (Russia), Spanish (Mexico), Swahili (Kenya), Twi (Ghana)
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