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Ancient China for Kids

 
 

Learn about Taoism with Winnie-the-Pooh! Explore daily life in 4 different Chinese dynasties. Find out how oracle bones could foretell the future! Meet Confucius, the great teacher! Read the story of Nian, the Horrible Monster (and how a town full of people scared him away forever!) Discover how paper was invented, and fireworks, and the umbrella, and many more! For those in a hurry, use the Cheat Sheet for a very quick look at 11,000 years of ancient Chinese history! Welcome to Ancient China!

Cheat Sheet

Geography

Huang He & Yangtze Rivers

Himalayan Mountains

Gobi & Taklamakan Deserts

The Dynastic Cycle

Ancient Chinese Dynasties

Xia Dynasty
(Very Early China)

The Bronze Age

Shang
& Chou Dynasties

Qin Dynasty

Legalism

Great Wall of China

Terra Cotta Army

Han Dynasty

Silk Road

Han Tombs

Age of Division

Tang Dynasty

Song Dynasty

Ming Dynasty

Daily Life

Homes & Furniture

Women

Children

School

Toys

Clothing

Jewelry

Makeup

Foot Binding

Slavery

Occupations, Professions

Chinese Food

Chopsticks

Tea 

Dragon Lore

Animals of the Zodiac

Chinese Stories

Chinese Proverbs

Superstitions

The Giant Panda  

Marco Polo

 

Religion

Mandate of Heaven

Ancestor Worship

Oracle Bones

Gods & Goddesses

Confucius - The Great Teacher

Taoism

Legalism

Comparison of Beliefs - Taoist, Confucius, Legalist

Buddhism

The 3 Teachings - Confucism, Taoism, Buddhism

Story: Nian, the Horrible Monster

Story: Wang the Peddler

Story: Loawnu the Wise Woman

Story: The True Story of Mulan

Story: The Warrior Well

Chinese New Year

Lantern Festival

Pagodas

Forbidden City

Medicine, Acupunture, Yin Yang

Abacus

Chinese Art

Kites

Architecture

Calligraphy

Shadow Puppets
& Paper Puppets

Paper Fans

Chinese Opera

Music & Musical Instruments

Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age (for kids)

Achievements
& Ancient Inventions

Investigate Real Life Artifacts

Take the Quiz, interactive with answers

Free Interactive Games

Ancient China Video Clips, Cartoons, Documentaries

Free Ancient China Clipart

Free Powerpoints about Ancient China  

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China Craft Ideas for Kids 

 


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