Teaching with Anime- Monster Activity

Teaching with Anime- Halloween Activity Halloween is one of those interesting little holidays where we don’t get the day off, but there might be special events throwing the regular schedule into chaos.  At best you have your regular schedule, but let’s be realistic, even the high school students are not totally focused on the lesson Read More …

Teaching with Anime- Kaleido Star

Teaching with Anime Kaleido Star             The following post is for the science teachers in my readership, so it’s not for everyone.   Kaleido Star Theoretical Patients The following is not really a lesson per se, but more of an activity that you could use during or at the end of Read More …

Robots in Anime- They are for more than just fighting and sex

Robots in Anime- They are for more than just fighting and sex Robots have been a common sight in anime since its beginnings, with Osamu Tezuka’s Astro Boy (1952) being the most famous robot from these early years of modern anime and manga.  Over the years robots have been used in a variety of ways Read More …

Anime and the Real World

Anime and the Real World   Yes, I know that this pops up from time to time, and this really isn’t anything new, but I’m going to mention a few series that us older fans remember.  Oh, and these are all locations that I have actually been to.  So, let’s take a break from the Read More …