Ms. Lee’s Al Qalam Academy Title I second grade group is learning about Japan.  Additionally, they compared their home country with America.

The second grader students read Guests from Japan. The book is by Beth Johnson and is illustrated by Mark Weber.

BOOK Guests from Japan.

They learned about some of the special cultural practices in Japan.

Japanese flag


Finally, they wrote about their connections to the book by sharing

  • something that is special in their home country and
  • also something special about America.


Jordan: My Home Country and America

Jordan and America

n Jordan




Bangladesh: My Home Country and America

Bangladesh and America

In Bangladesh