Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8

Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
Ancient China Complete Unit Plan Lesson & Activities Bundle History 5-8
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This Ancient China complete printable bundle with rigor, versatility, and fun! It covers the Shang, Zhou, Qin and Han Dynasties. Check out the preview for a more detailed view!

CONTENT– The content in the bundle is organized with the key "big idea" Common Core concepts for Social Studies in mind. The concepts covered are economy, leadership, social classes, geography, religion, and achievements.

A foundation of key “big idea” concepts will guide students and class instruction with a platform to think critically and make comparisons as young social scientists.


This Ancient India bundle is divided into 8 parts and includes a scope and sequence for easy planning:

I. HISTORY INVESTIGATION INTRODUCTION- afantastic introduction to content and reflection lesson! Students analyze visuals, primary source excerpts and map to make predictions about the content they will learn.

Ancient China Introductory Investigation

II. GEOGRAPHY- Loaded with instructional materials, geography activities, games, and quizzes!

Geography of China Mini Bundle. This bundle includes seven geography lesson choices for both student-centered learning and direct instruction. Now includes a geography quiz!

III. VOCABULARY- Tons of choices to ensure student success. Includes a variety of fun, individual and group activities, interactive learning cards sorts, Quizlet online study links, class games, and a quiz!

Vocabulary of Ancient China Vocabulary Set.This bundle includes SIX assignment vocabulary options, review games, and class games. Now includes Quizlet links for online learning practice with the same words and definitions.

IV. CONTENT INSTRUCTION- NOTES, GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS, CLOSE READINGS and STATIONS. The content instructional materials are both student-centered and teacher-driven depending on teacher preference:

One Page Outlined Printable Notes with Graphic Organizer

Student-Centered Reading Stations that are labeled and categorized with the key concepts.

PowerPoint Notes for Chinese Religions and The Shang, Zhou, Qin and Han Dynasties.

V. ACTIVITIES- Current, engaging and interactive activities that have students process information. This bundle includes:

⭐1. The Story of Buddha Common Core Reading, Question Guide, and Buddha Tweets His Followers Extension Activity

⭐2. Confucius Common Core Writing, Literacy and Instagram Activity

⭐3. Student-Centered Where in the World Scavenger Hunt and Geography Mapping Activity

⭐4. Common Core Writing Pre-Write and Template for a Perfect Informational Paragraph with Han Dynasty Invention Consumer Report Writing Activity

⭐5. China Magazine Project Packet and Pre-Write Activity

⭐6. FaceTime Interview with Emperor Qin Engaging Analyzing Leadership Activity

⭐7. CCSS and ELA Speaking and Listening Aligned Judge Confucius, Judge Buddha Mock Trial Activity. Includes readings, graphic organizers, primary sources, a mock trial script, and rubrics! Students decide if a classmate is guilty of actions against religious teachings!

⭐8. Chinese Dynasty Magazine with Pre-Write and Magazine Template

⭐9. Chinese Dynasty Mini Project Poetry Book or Student Created Activity Book (includes examples)

⭐10. Ancient China Historical Snapshot. This Ancient China Close Reading includes an annotation guide, worksheet and graphic organizer based on the big ideas of social science. Now includes a comprehension quiz!

⭐11. Doodle Notes: For Ancient & World History Summary Activity. Fun creative note-taking graphic organizer that allows students to detail the 6 key "big idea" concepts.

⭐12. What's Your Destiny?-Close reading and fun comprehension game. Students read and compete in a displayed class game board. Winning students choose a fictitious destiny that is shared with the class!

⭐13. Claim, Evidence, Reasoning Resource Pack

⭐14. A key concept Field Report

⚡15. Doodle World History Summary Activity. Fun creative note-taking graphic organizer that allows students to detail the 6 key "big idea" concepts.

VI. BIG IDEAS REVIEW AND WRITING GUIDES- Includes an introduction, fun summative activities that have students categorize learned content, and great writing guides with essential questions.

Big Ideas Intro and Resource Set

VII. WARM-UPS or REVIEW- These skill-based warm-ups can be used a daily or as a great review at the end of the unit:

Daily Skill-Based Text Analysis Warm-Ups and Mini-Lessons – Students make inferences and predictions from thetext, choose the best evidence to support a claim, cite sources, paraphrase and learn to write strong commentary in these daily skill-based mini-lessons and practice slides.

Jingle Mingle Fun Review Interactive - Students mingle about the room finding partners. When the music stops, students address essential learning questions together!

A Folding Key Concept Review/Assessment Interactive Notebook Resource Pack. Students support a claim with evidence from the text or research (a condensed version is included with over 60 templates).

VII. STUDY GUIDES AND ASSESSMENTS- Includes a comprehensive test study guide! Students pre-read the excerpts used in the test to define difficult words and create meaning before being exposed to content questions. The skill-based test that has students categorize, match, interpret text and find the best evidence in a multiple-choice format!vocabulary, geography quiz, and a reading comprehension quiz with answer keys.

Common Core Literacy and Writing Multiple Choice Test in editable WORD and PDF

This product was designed for a remote or distance learning environment. It suits the needs of an online classroom that fits perfectly with a Google Classroom platform. This is a virtual learning experience that teachers can guide students through the curriculum. Through Google forms quizzes and tests, students test out of important skill and content areas including unit-specific vocabulary, geography, and historical content. Every online learning bundle of resources includes Google forms quizzes and tests that have students cite and find the best supporting evidence from a primary or secondary source reading passages.

This packet is not just a random selection of readings with unclear outcome expectations. Students will build a framework for future learning with concepts that will be repeated throughout their academic careers! Have a great unit!


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World History includes both Ancient and Medieval history lesson plans and complete unit packets. In the Ancient history and Medieval history curriculum you will find lesson plans and activities that support inquiry-based learning through evidence-driven literacy and writing that aligns with Common Core. Our student-centered Social Science lessons teach students to analyze social studies content by using the key the concepts of geography, economy, achievements, religion, social classes and government. Students use academic vocabulary, in highly engaging, fun history investigations, interactive Google ready content, visually rich graphic organizer resources and thematic assignments.

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By the end of grade 8, read and comprehend history/social studies texts in the grades 6–8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
Analyze the relationship between a primary and secondary source on the same topic.
Distinguish among fact, opinion, and reasoned judgment in a text.
Integrate visual information (e.g., in charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts.
Identify aspects of a text that reveal an author’s point of view or purpose (e.g., loaded language, inclusion or avoidance of particular facts).
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