Feudal Japan

Lesson Pack

Marion Wadowski
published on 01 April 2020
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In this pack, you will find four lesson plans about feudal Japan, including activities, assignments, homework, and keys (all suitable for online teaching), as well as:

  • Multiple choice quiz questions in an excel format
  • Glossary of keywords and concepts in an excel format
  • Timeline with related activity
  • Open questions adaptable for debates, presentations and essays
  • Recommended resources to provide you and your students with a comprehensive list of trustworthy references (includes all media types: videos, texts, primary resources, maps, podcasts, 3D models, etc.).

Your 4 lesson plans will allow you to cover the following topics for medieval Japan:

  • Government and Warfare
  • Daily Life and Society
  • Japan’s Geography
  • Arts and Culture

Mongol Invasion of Japan, 1281 CE
Mongol Invasion of Japan, 1281 CE
by Unknown Artist (Public Domain)

All our education material is varied and built to develop middle and high-school students’ skills to succeed in social studies.

You will also find several alternatives in the lesson plans to allow for differentiation and adaptation to your students’ level of ability.

We would like to thank the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation very much for giving us the opportunity to develop this resource.

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Marion Wadowski
Marion heads AHE's educational activities. She has been working in education for over a decade, both children and adults. Coupling this with her entrepreneurial background, her goal is to help make history fun to learn and easy to teach.

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