WHI.10 The student will demonstrate knowledge of civilizations and empires of the Eastern Hemisphere and their interactions through regional trade patterns by locating major trade routes; identifying technological advances and transfers, networks of economic interdependence, and cultural interactions; describing Japan, with emphasis on the impact of Shinto and Buddhist traditions and the influence of Chinese culture

We will be discussing the far East Kingdoms of Japan and Southeast Asia.  Daily discussions will include:

- Feudal Japan
- Code of Bushido
- Shintoism
- Mongol invasion/Kamikaze
- Culture of Japan
- Kingdoms of Southeast Asia and Korea