The Internet served as a good resource, and I was also able to provide first hand account of most of experiences. Students found very useful information on the websites listed below:

http://web-jpn.org/kidsweb/index.html

http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ja.html

http://www.japan-guide.com/list/e1000.html

http://gojapan.about.com/cs/japantravelhelp/a/japanesemoney.htm

http://www.xe.net/ucc/

http://www.k111.k12.il.us/king/japan11c.htm

http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e3009.html

http://www.isop.ucla.edu/eas/flash/

http://web-jpn.org/region/kyushu.html

Teacher Resources:

http://www.indiana.edu/~japan/games/mapping.html

 

 

 

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