A wonderful multicultural art project made from simple materials found in almost any art room! Students will learn about the Japanese Obon Festival and the fine art of writing with Kanji symbols. They will then create their own "Obon Festival Lanterns" using watercolor paper and watercolor paints.
Included in this lesson are:
- 20-page Kanji Booklet containing 60 different Kanji designs
- 15 pages of step-by-step lesson instructions, including a video for students to watch and full color photos describing each step of the lesson
- Grading rubric