Japan

Derek Nitta

Japan Is Located...

Japan is located at the eastern side of Asia and is in the Pacific Ocean and next to Korea.

Japanese dessert

There are many Japanese desserts. My favorite is Mochi Ice Cream. "Mochi ice cream is a Japanese confection made from mochi (pounded sticky rice) with an ice cream filling."

(for a full list of desserts visit this page) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Japanese_desserts_and_sweets

"Kimi Ga Yo" - Japan National Anthem Japanese & English lyrics

Japan National Anthem

Lyrics:


君が代は
千代に八千代に
さざれ石の
巌となりて
苔の生すまで


Translated:


May your reign

Continue for a thousand, eight thousand generations,
Until the pebbles
Grow into boulders
Lush with moss
Mount Fuji : Fun Fact series EP09 | Mocomi Kids

Mount Fuji Biography ^

Facts about Japan


"Japan has over 50,000 who are over 100 yrs old"

Das a lot of peeps

"The World's oldest company operated in Japan from 578 AD to 2006."

Woah Das old

"Japan consists of over 6,800 islands."

Das a lot of islands

"Square watermelons are grown by Japanese farmers for easier stack and store."

Those look cool.

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Family history

My Geechan is from Hiroshima. My Grandparents are from Kumamoto. My Geechan was Working on his family farm when the bomb hit. it was 20 miles from Hiroshima. He died in 2013.
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Currency

Japanese currency is called "Yen". "One Yen = 0.0083 US Dollar."
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Houses

Houses look like This.
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Tokyo

Tokyo is Japan's capitol. It has many things. It has Anime shops, Skyscrapers, Temples, and Cherry trees
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