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Samurai: Real and Imagined (Sept - April ONLY)

Samurai: Real and Imagined School TourSamurai: Real and Imagined School Tour

Samurai: Real and Imagined

Explore the life of the Japanese samurai. Students can try on a samurai helmet, view a tearoom, and participate in a simulated tea gathering.

Program lasts about 80 minutes
Maximum 35 students

Samurai: Sword and Brush

Students explore works of art from medieval Japan and make their own work of art in a hands-on brushpainting workshop. 

Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 10:00 AM and 12:30 PM
Program lasts about 100 minutes
For groups of 40-60 students (two classes) only

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Content Standards (California): History/Social Science: 7.5. Students analyze the geographic, political, economic, religious, and social structures of the civilizations of Medieval Japan.

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