Feudal Japan

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Websites

http://www.ushistory.org/civ/10c.asp

http://shogun2.heavengames.com/articles/history/the-caste-system-of-feudal-japan/

http://www.facts-about-japan.com/feudal-japan.html

http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2127.html

http://www.skwirk.com/p-c_s-14_u-177_t-516_c-1920/act/history/medieval-and-early-modern-societies-japan/life-in-feudal-japan/the-samurai

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Assignment

Infographic Assignment

Social Studies 8

Your assignment is to make an infographic about 1 of the 5 social classes we have discussed in our Ancient Japan Unit.

The 5 social classes are:

Emperor, Shogun, Daimyo, Samurai, and Peasant

You must include:

1 historical example of someone in your social class

3 examples of how your social class interacted with other classes.

3 pictures of your social class

1 diagram explaining the Japanese social hierarchy

8 facts about your social class

Assignment Template

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1MKC0ZFVkVr6cNWqr7rjcTirxb2m6ZKS5/copy


Infographic

What is an Infographic?

Some Good Examples:

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Step by Step:

1. Think of an idea

Make a list of possible ideas for your infographic

2. Create a skeleton/flowchart.

This is your initial draft (it can be by hand on paper!)

3. Colour scheme it.

Use eye-friendly colour combinations

4. Choose or create eye-catching graphics

People are attracted to graphics more than text.

5. RESEARCH, RESEARCH, RESEARCH!

Use a variety of authoritative resources. See below!

6. Provide facts and conclusions

Illustrate statistics.

Make it simple

7. Edit, edit, edit!!!!

If you want to learn more about infographics click here:

https://sites.google.com/a/kathyschrock.net/infographics/links


Game

http://www.media.pearson.com.au/schools/cw/au_sch_kiem_ownw_1/dnd/7_feudal.html