Japan through Children’s Literature: World War II Picture-book Biographies

Start Date: September 25, 2020
End Date: November 30, 2020
Time Detail: 7 weeks (asynchronous), 1 hr live webinar; 16 contact hours
Location: Online
Type of Course: Book Groups
Audience: K-8 teachers
Course Description: This book group will discuss the integration of biographies in social studies and literacy curriculum about wartime Japan and human rights. We will consider three picture-book biographies that depict respectively a Japanese diplomat, an atomic bomb survivor and a staff person in the Occupation General Headquarters. Includes an author webinar.
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Offered to: All States