China and Its Neighbors: History and Its Influence, Part 1


World Cultures East Asia China and Its Neighbors: History and Its Influence, Part 1
Students use an interactive to explore an overview of Ancient Chinese history, with a specific emphasis on the First Emperor and his initiatives. Next, they learn about the Great Wall and its significance at different points in history. Then they make a timeline to represent this history. Finally, students learn about Genghis Khan and analyze his role in history.

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Overview:

In this experience, students use an interactive to explore an overview of Ancient Chinese history, with a specific emphasis on the First Emperor and his initiatives. Next, they learn about the Great Wall and its significance at different points in history. Then they make a timeline to represent this history. Finally, students learn about Genghis Khan and analyze his role in history.

Objectives:

  • Trace the development of the Chinese and Mongolian empires.
  • Explain the role of the Great Wall in the history of the region.
  • Analyze the impact of Genghis Khan and the Mongolian Empire.


Objectives:

  • Trace the development of the Chinese and Mongolian empires.
  • Explain the role of the Great Wall in the history of the region.
  • Analyze the impact of Genghis Khan and the Mongolian Empire.




Mongolian rider



What do you learn about the past from the current way the Mongolians celebrate and compete? What is the value of maintaining traditions?

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Student answers will vary. As a class, discuss their ideas. Then ask them to come up with several questions about the history of the region that includes Mongolia and China.


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