This unit has everything you need to teach your students about China. With over 120 pages of interesting facts, pictures, and activities, you and your students will love this packet.
This packet includes 16 lesson plans to help you as you plan your unit. Each lesson is written out and the packet includes all of the pictures, resources, recording sheets, and activity ideas you will need to make each lesson a success.
Students will learn about China's geography, biomes, people, culture, destinations, traditions, animals and more!
Each lesson comes with high-resolution photographs that can be projected or printed out. These pictures will really help your students experience China!
In the packet, two new characters, Oliver and Reagan, are traveling to China. They will send your students postcards and letters throughout their journey showing your students famous destinations as well as teaching them amazing facts about China.
Lesson 1: Where is China?
Lesson 2: Life in China (understanding how to grow rice)
Lesson 3: Life In China (cormorant fishing)
Lesson 4: Life in China (using chopsticks)
Lesson 5: Life in China (experiencing Chinese cuisine)
Lesson 6: Life in China (Chinese characters)
Lesson 7: Destination China (Himalayas)
Lesson 8: Destination China (Great Wall Of China)
Lesson 9: Destination China (Li River)
Lesson 10: Destination China (Shanghai-- Chinese New Year)
Lesson 11-16: China's Wildlife (giant panda, red panda, Asian elephant, macaques, clouded leopard)
The lessons include procedures, activities, suggested literature, video resources, crafts, writing assignments, books to read, guided reading passages, and more!
Students will learn and use these vocabulary words:
Chinese New Year
Great Wall Of China
Each word has a vocabulary card (with a real life picture). My students love being able to make real life connections from looking at the high quality photographs.
There are multiple recording sheets, student books, and worksheets that you can use as you study about China. I also included a reader about celebrating Chinese New Year.
Please look at the preview to see some of what is included in this packet.