The Happy Lilac website has many printables and ideas for Year of the Monkey
This site includes a series of 4 videos in Japanese with English subtitles
A Day in the Japanese Elementary School (15 mins)
Inside a Japanese house (14 mins) http://aboutjapan.japansociety.org/content.cfm/inside-a-japanese-house
Visit to a Kimono shop (6 mins) http://aboutjapan.japansociety.org/content.cfm/visit-to-a-kimono-shop
Interview with a Fukushima Resident (5 mins) http://aboutjapan.japansociety.org/content.cfm/interview-with-a-fukushima-resident
Each video has a link to some support materials.
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