Japanese Torii Gate Garden Art: Students learn about Japan’s geography & cultural icons by hands-on exploration of kimonos & torii gate gardens.

PreK-grade 1: create unique 2D multimedia wood torii gate gardens 

Grades 2-5: build 3D wood torii gate gardens

Grades 4-8 email for info on Haiku Garden Poetry class component

State Standards

PRE-K-GRADE1

Visual Arts: PreK) 1.1-3,2.2, 3.1-3,4.1-3;   K)1.2-3, 3.1, 3.3, 4.1-4, 5.3-4;   G1)1.1-3, 2.1, 2.3, 2.5, 2.7,2.8, 3.1-4, 4.1-4, 5.2;  G2) 1.1, 1.3, 2.1, 3.1-3, 4.1-4

Social Science: K) 4.2, 6.3; G1).1-2, 2.2

*also addresses State & Montessori PreK Language & Literacy Standards

GRADES1-5

Visual Arts: G2) 1.1, 2.1; G3) 1.5, 3.1, 4.3, 5.2, 5.4; G4) 3.1, 3.2, 4.1-5, 5.3;  G5)3.2

Social Science G2)2.1, 2.2, 2.3

Montessori Materials

*In your contact please indicate if your’s is a Montessori School so Obi-Tying Practical Life, Spindles Quantity Counting & Custom Japanese Cultural Language Materials  can be integrated.