The Kagero Diary: A Woman's Autobiographical Text from Tenth-century... Fun Activities

Edward Seidensticker
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Fun Activities

The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.

1. The Poet's Voice

Write a poem in the style of MM that discusses the things in life that make you happy.

2. The Traveler's Way

Create a map that charts out all of MM's pilgrimages. Name the temples and the surrounding regions, as well as label the time period. Give information about her traveling companions and her reasons for the trip.

3. The Historical Perspective

Create a presentation for the class in any medium you wish that discusses the real-life people in "The Kagero Diary." Show how...

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