Benkyou: Study    



Lesson Plans





Japanese American Organizations


Discover Nikkei

  Many plans for all levels    

Japanese American National Museum


Enduring Communities curricula


Go for Broke


National Japanese American Memorial Foundation


Video footage


Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community




University and School Websites


University of Massachusetts Lowell


University of Arkansas--Little Rock


Lower Merion School District, Ardmore, PA


California State University, Sacramento


University of Maryland


University of California--Los Angeles


Views and Voices from Within (Grades 4-5)


Are We Americans Again? (Grades 6-9)


Beauty Behind Barbed Wire (Grades 9-12)




Government Agencies



Manzanar National Historic Site


Educator Resources

Also available for loan from the Twin Cities Chapter JACL

Minidoka National Historic Site


Library of Congress


Teachers' Guide





Another version


National Archives






Non-Profit Organizations






    Foreign War and Domestic Freedom    
    Children of the Camps Cover Guide    
    News Hour    
    Middle School High School Filmmaker  
Conscience and the Constitution


Wisconsin Historical Society




Oregon Historical Society


Anti-Defamation League

    Japanese American Internment







Face to Face on Independent Lens

    Oral Histories    
    Lesson Plans    

Southern Poverty Law Center

Teaching Tolerance


    Home was a Horse Stall Reading Supplemental Reading about a MN Nisei



Asia Society


National Council on Social Studies

Japanese American Internment



EO 9066


Habeas corpus and "enemy combatants:"


Oakland Museum of California


History Cooperative




Obasan by Joy Kogawa

Guide 1

Guide 2


New York Times

Note: Several broken links








Japanese American organizations

University Websites with a Japanese American focus

Overview, timelines and bibliographies


US Government Websites

Faculty Websites

Documents and historical footage



Military Intelligence Service and 442nd RCT




Lesson Plans

Demographic Overview of Japanese Americans


Newspaper articles