Pre & Post Visit Information for Educators

 

  • The origami study guide pdf covers the following topics relating to our group tour origami activity:
    • PA & NJ State Standards
    • General background of Shofuso
    • History of origami
    • Significance of the 1,000 paper cranes
    • Akira Yoshizawa, the “father of origami”
    • Classroom activities
  • The tea tasting study guide pdf covers the following topics relating to our group tea tasting activity:
    • PA & NJ State Standards
    • General background of Shofuso
    • History of tea in Japan
    • Four principles of tea ceremony
    • The tea plant
    • Tea implements
    • Classroom activities