Early China Coach Crews World History
Chapter Calendar Monday – Introduction and Geography Tuesday – Field Trip Wednesday – First Civilizations Thursday – Life in China (Vocabulary Quiz) Friday – Dynasties (Section 1 & 2 Quiz) Monday – Culminating Activity
Before The ancient Chinese, like the Egyptians, established long-ruling dynasties. The Chinese valued three great philosophies: Confucianism, Daoism, and Legalism.
Before Section 1: China’s First Civilizations (page 224) • They began in river valleys. Other features such as mountains and deserts also affected China’s history. Section 2: Life in Ancient China (page 232) • Life in China and how three philosophies dictated the way they live. Section 3: Qin and Huan Dynasties (page 240) • Two very different dynasties that both had long-lasting contributions to the Chinese people
Before Chapter Vocabulary: Record in your notes • Dynasty • Aristocrat • Pictograph • Ideograph • Bureaucracy • Mandate • Dao • Social class • Filial piety • Confucianism • Daoism • Legalism • Acupuncture
During Read “China’s Geography” on pages 225-226. As you read, write important geographic features that helped shape China’s civilization.
After Using your information, write a main idea summary sentence under your fish diagram