This activity is FUN, current, engaging and common core. It covers standards 7.5.3 and 7.5.6.
Students create a samurai instagram post that asks them to analyze characteristics (bushido) of a samurai and important people in the military hierarchy of feudal Japan.
This activity pairs greatly with the Training a Samurai with Want Ad also posted at Training a Samurai Common Core Reading
or with a class text that includes samurai bushido.
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Instructomania, Tony Pavlovich, Medieval Japan, Japan in the middle ages
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