Lesson Plans
Asian History 2nd Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/03/2012 Instructor: Jennifer Stevenson Academics
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Monday:
China Today

PowerPoint and video on Communist China and the events at Tienanmen Square.
Class discussion on China's place in the world today.

Homework: Presentation Outline (Due Friday)
Tuesday:
China Recap

Students make timelines outlining important events from China's history.
Move to the computer lab to work on research and outlines for influential individual presentations.

Homework: Presentation Outline (Due Friday)
Wednesday:
Japan's Ancient History

Introduction to the history of Japan up to World War II

Homework: Presentation Outline (Due Friday), Japan Texts (Due Monday)
Thursday:
World War II

Video and PowerPoint on Japan's experience of World War II
Discussion and Reflection on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Homework: Presentation Outline (Due Friday), Japan Texts (Due Monday)
Friday:
Japan Post-World War II

Brief PowerPoint on Japan after World War II
Students peer-edit presentation outlines

Homework: Japan Texts (Due Monday), Visual (Due Friday)
 
 
 
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