TITLE

Additional Activities

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
16 Extraordinary Asian Americans, 2nd Edition;2008, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A section of the book "16 Extraordinary Asian Americans" is presented. It offers educational activities based on the biographies of Asian Americans featured in the book. The activities include reading one of the books written by Chinese American Maxine Hong Kingston, reporting on one of the buildings designed by architect I. M. Pei and using the Internet to find out more about the role of Filipino soldiers in World War II.
ACCESSION #
36544548

 

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