Introduction to Japan
Due May 7, 80 points
What can we learn about the nation of Japan today?
This assignment will focus on life in Japan today and some basic facts about that nation.
Students will identify and explain the unique physical and cultural characteristics of Japan.
Students will explain how life in Japan compares to their own.
How does Japan address the challenges facing the nation?
What are the basic facts about the physical geography of Japan?
Complete the required questions listed below in one Google Doc. When you are done, print your Google doc and submit it.
Create a table or graph with the following information about Japan. Be sure to label each field.
Go to the link for Highlighting Japan. It is located here.
Select one article and create a well-written essay of a paragraph or two that answers the following questions.
Is the assignment complete and the answers clear?
Is the assignment partially complete and the answers are somewhat clear?
Is the assignment generally incomplete and the answers are confusing or missing?
Click here to view a copy of the printed assignment.
Here is the link to the educational materials page we used in class.
For temperature data click here. You will need to enter the name of the island you seek.
To view the PowerPoint about the physical geography of Japan, click here.
Click here for the brief historical PowerPoint about Japan.