Atoms and Molecules
Nonfiction Read Aloud:
Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun–Blumberg
Fiction Read Alouds:
Li Lun, Lad of Courage–Treffinger
Born in the Year of Courage–Crofford
Take a Trip to Japanâ€”Ashby
Hachiko, the True Story of a Loyal Dogâ€”Turner
The Bicycle Manâ€”Say
The Funny Little Womanâ€”Mosel
Movies: Are there any good (English) family movies set in Japan? I’m coming up blank. I don’t really want WW 2 because that would probably present an American point of view.
Stay tuned for more on Japan next week. . . .