Values of the Samurai


Kimberly Lang
Edward R. Murrow High School

In this lesson, students will learn about the samurai and their code of honor, bushido. Students will analyze which samurai values are preserved and upheld in Japanese society today and why. Through a variety of activities, students will be asked to assess whether traditional values can survive in a modern society. A lesson plan, a handout, a worksheet and illustrative pictures are included.

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