Geography I — 4 Main Islands

Unit Objectives

This is the first phase of an extended investigation into Japanese geography.
It fits well with our theme of learning things that any Japanese person would know.

TIME:  2 days — not the entire time, of course.

By the end of this unit, you will be able to:

  • locate the four main islands of Japan on a map.
  • identify the four islands by name.
  • write the names of the four islands in kanji.

By the end of this unit, you will have learned:

  • geography facts that any Japanese person would know.