Take your students on a tour of China as they learn about the beauty and rich history of China! This activity will introduce your students to China and includes the geography of China, Ancient History of China, and life in Modern China. Google Slides are included for distance learning.
Your kids will learn about the splendor of China as they go on a tour of China. During the tour, they will see images and listen to their tour guide (that’s you) give them an overview of China. Your students will make 3 “stops” during their journey to learn more about the geography of China, Ancient History of China, and life in Modern China.
When you purchase this activity you will receive:
-Word Wall images and a vocabulary game for terms such as dynasty, emperor, terra cotta.
-a PowerPoint presentation to use as your tour of China – This 60 page PowerPoint presentation includes information about China
-an editable script to read for each of the different images – Your script will include information to read for each of the images as you take your tour of China.
-graphic organizers to take notes – Your students will have a choice on how to take notes – Doodle Notes or a GRAPES Chart.
–placards for 3 different tour stops – Content readings and images to create three tour stops which include: Geography (overview, supplemental readings, images, and questions on the 3 Gorges Dam, Pollution on the Yangtze River), Ancient History (3 page reading, supplemental readings, images, and questions on Terra Cotta Warriors and the Great Wall of China), Life in Modern China (3 page reading, supplemental readings, images, and questions on the Protests in Tiananmen Square, and the Uyghur Muslims crises.
–souvenirs for your students to make as processing assignments.
-a writing activity to conclude the lesson.
You can see an overview of this resource in A Tour of China Video