Writing: Research to Build and Present Knowledge 8. Answer the basic who, what, where, when and why questions. Shi Huangdi also strengthened the infrastructure through road building which helped to increase trade through ease of travel. Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. By the 3rd and 2nd c. Print 1 visual for your poster.
Completion of the presentation will need to be done outside the normal class time. We will spend 2-3 days in class doing research and starting your presentation. The Fairbank Chinese History Virtual Library was founded to facilitate easy access to sources of modern Chinese historical information on the internet. Korean scholars make note of the fact that, under the policy of History Program that precede the 2001 History Curriculum Standards, books included historical record that the invasion of Goguryeo ended in failure and has contributed to the downfall of the Sui dynasty, but now has been deleted. It covers the Qing Dynasty to the present and features outlines, articles, pictures, and more.
The Han Dynasty The resultant peace initiated by Gaozu brought the stability necessary for culture to again thrive and grow. Because he was so remote and so busy, however, the people seem to have required more immediate intercessors for their needs and so the practice of ancestor worship began. If you are having a hard time in completing an effective paper on the Chinese history or culture or anything at all, you can consider breaking the subject down and narrowing your options. When you are passionate about what you are writing, you can look at it from various aspects and come up with brainstormed solutions to address the problems. From analyzing our final assessment, I noticed that several students were still confused about the B.
We will spend 2-3 days in class doing research and starting your presentation. Accordingly, any pre-modern people or state that occupied any part of what is now the People's Republic of China is defined as having been part of Chinese history. BuddhaNet is a Buddhist information service and a communication link for Buddhists. At the same time, cultural specifics mediated the formal expression of many of these developments: significant differences range from the Republican background of Greco-Roman civilization as opposed to the feudal-monarchical tradition in China to the relationship between political and ideological power and the degree of autonomy of military power. After completing your research you will develop a PowerPoint presentation on your findings.
Part of the California History-Social Science content standards and annotated course that includes background information, focus questions, pupil activities and handouts, an assessment, and references to books, articles, web sites, literature, audio-video programs, and a historic site. Scrolling over the pictures and right clicking can enlarge all of the thumbnail photographs and student artifacts. He ordered that a single strong wall be built with thousands of lookout towers where soldiers could guard and protect his empire. Brief primary source with questions for analysis. He is said to have died while on a quest for an elixir of immortality and Li Siu, hoping to gain control of the government, kept his death a secret until he could alter his will to name his pliable son, Hu-Hai, as heir.
Overall, this unit was extraordinary for my own personal growth as a new teacher, but most importantly for my students. Increase in wealth led to the rise of large estates and general prosperity but, for the peasants who worked the land, life became increasingly difficult. The search for causal explanations of historical events lies at the heart of comparative studies. If you need assistance in making a PowerPoint presentation please feel free to ask me for help. The seven states were Chu, , Qi, Qin, Wei, Yan, and Zhao all of whom considered themselves sovereign but none of whom felt confident in claiming the Mandate of Heaven still held by the Zhou of Luoyang. Please save your completed PowerPoint to my Calculus folder on Server-8 or onto my flash drive.
At no time since has such a large proportion of humankind been ruled by two governments. There were also towns built along the wall to garrison soldiers so they could quickly get to the wall in case of a large attack. Please or discuss the issue on the. Several students were still interested in the process of making paper, so creating a hands-on papermaking center is a future possibility. We continually integrated authentic and memorable learning experiences that made history come alive for our students. Ancient produced what has become the oldest extant culture in the world.
While here, the first settlements appeared in the valleys of the great rivers — the Yellow River and the Yangtze River, the uniqueness of the local climate and the availability of natural resources led to the fact that China was growing at quite a peculiar way. There is no doubt, however, that great advances were made under the Han in every area of culture. Similar projects have been conducted on and , which have been named and , respectively. This workshop focused on the period in which this divergence occurred Morris and Scheidel org. The design of the village, and the artifacts discovered there such as and tools , argue for a very advanced culture at the time it was constructed.
Lesson from teacher Don Donn. Given background variation, the main questions are which factors were crucial to observed developments, and how different contexts could produce similar outcomes or vice versa. The new emperor Gaozu treated all of his former adversaries with respect and united the land under his rule. Pre-modern historical kingdoms and polities covered in the Northeast Project are, in chronological order, , , , , , , , and. How do the Analects embody the ethical framework of Confucian thought? His programmes, however, were poorly conceived and executed resulting in widespread unemployment and resentment. This includes and the , which comprise the contemporary territories of the , , the , and the. Completion of the presentation will need to be done outside the normal class time.
Explore the history, language and culture of Ancient Egypt in this website created by Egyptologist Jacques Kinnaer. Its territory was somewhat less than that of the modern China and included the valley of the great Yellow River and the Yangtze River and only a few neighboring territories. It is estimated that millions of people worked on the wall over the course of over 1000 years. He reduced taxes and disbanded his army who, nevertheless, rallied without delay when called upon. He seems to have developed an obsession with death, became increasingly paranoid regarding his personal safety, and ardently sought after immortality.