Japanese Tea Ceremony

Presented by

Yoko Tanaka

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Yoko Tanaka, an employee of The Principal FinancialGroup, creates a mindful experience of Omotenashi (hospitality)as she teaches students about the Japanese Tea Ceremony. While entering the ritual of a Tea Ceremony, students speak Japanese, cleanse their hands, experience a light meal and practice proper Japanese etiquette, including the power of silence. Students discover the essence of Japanese belief: Ichigoichie — Treasure every encounter, for it will never recur.

Workshop Details

Region/Culture

Japan

Subject(s)

Social Studies, Character Counts, ELP, Family & Consumer Sciences.

Participants

25 max

Standard Length

45 min

Room Setup

Classroom style seating at desks/tables with chairs

Supplies/Equipment Needed:

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