|44||gIV Organization and Implementation of Curriculumh||Previous||Next||JAPANESE|
| Elementary and lower secondary schools in Japan conduct emoral educationf classes once a week. Moral education is provided in each subject and throughout all educational activities in the school.
1.Objectives of moral education
To teach and instill morality covering moral sentiments, moral judgment, moral attitudes and the capability and willingness to put these in practice through educational activities at school.
2.Objectives of moral education classes
To intensify moral values of self-awareness and to develop studentsf ability to practice morality by maintaining close relations
with other individuals. This is done by intensifying and integrating moral education through systematic developmental instruction.