YouTube Video Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lr1cPm8f7t4&feature=player_detailpage
Episode 1 The Way of the Samurai Tokugawa Ieyasu, Nobunaga, Hideyoshi
Episode 2 The Will of the Shogun: Tokugawa Ieyasu, Iemitsu, William Adams
Episode 3 The Return of the Barbarians Tsunayoshi Commodore Perry Dr. Keampfer
This PBS documentary depicts Europeans as they worked to extend their reach across the globe, the people of Japan were decidedly isolationist. This documentary spotlights 16th- and 17th-century Japan as seen through the eyes of the samurai, the artist, the foreigner and many others
This documentary guide allows students (especially audio-visual learners) to follow along and remain engaged while taking copious notes regarding subject content. Video Notes can be collected and graded or used as a source/reference document for exam review.
COMMON CORE CONNECTION - CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.11-12.7
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas:
INTEGRATE and evaluate MULTIPLE SOURCES of information presented in DIVERSE FORMATS and MEDIA (e.g., VISUALLY, quantitatively, as well as in words) in order to address a question or solve a problem.
Cultural Studies and Activities
Geography of Japan
Media based assignments