See Also: Japan Resources
|Check Out Again?
|A is for Asia; Chin-Lee, Cynthia
|Nice overview of Asian culture
|A New Year's Surprise; Naylor, Phyllis
|Young girl's family doesn't have enough money for new clothes for the Persian New Year celebration, but something else new shows up
|Africa and Asia; The Legacy of The Ancient World; Corbishley, Mike
|Detailed, for older preschoolers; even just looking at the pictures and reading the descriptions is wonderful
|Rand McNally Children's Atlas
|Find Asia in/on atlas/globe; notice different size, location, types of land, etc.
|World Placemats from Wal*Mart
|Meal fun and great family discussions
|Let each child pick out something to try (hint: you might want to research and guide the child or be prepared to be VERY adventuresome)
|Various restaurants that serve different types of Asian cuisine: Japanese, Chinese, Indian, Lebanese, Thai, etc.
|Show child how to eat w/ chopsticks & offer them the chance