Asian Women's History Short Reads Bundle for Google Classroom™

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SMy entire collection of Asian women's short reads are multi-use and good for a variety of reasons. Include more women in your studies during Women's History Month or if you teach world history Asian history, be sure your course includes these fabulous women and women's issues.

Empress Wu and Empress Cixi defied the odds and ruled China in their own ways. Foot binding and filial piety are also possible subjects you can read about and I guarantee they are part of your world or Asian history course.

Empress Suiko was the first of eight Japanese empresses. Students can also read about them and how they shaped Japan. Learn about Japan's great literary history by studying Murasaki Shikibu and her novel the Tale of Genji, the world's first novel. Students will learn the history of geisha and their place in Japanese culture along with Ama pearl divers and Izumo no Okuni, the creator of kabuki.

Queen Seondeok was the queen of Silla, an early Korean kingdom who fought war and sexism in her time.

The Tru'ng Sisters were military leaders who are still celebrated in Vietnam today.

All of these resources were created for Google Classroom™ making them excellent digital resources. If you are looking for the print-only version please click here.

Each short read is Common Core-aligned and comes with a summary workbook. The summaries also focus on a variety of historical thinking skills such as:

  • Reading creatively
  • Perspective
  • Opinion forming
  • Identifying bias
  • Differentiating opinion and bias


What's Included:

  • Empress Wu
  • Empress Cixi
  • Foot binding
  • Filial piety
  • Empress Suiko
  • Eight Empresses of Japan
  • Murasaki Shikibu
  • Geisha
  • Queen Seondeok
  • Tru'ng Sisters
  • Ama: Pearl divers
  • Izumo no Okuni


The short reads are offered individually if that is best for you. You can also get the Chinese Women's History Short Reads Bundle for Google Classroom™, the Japanese Women's History Short Reads Bundle for Google Classroom™.

But could I persuade you to consider my Complete Asian Bundle? If you teach world history or Asian history, this bundle is perfect for you. Every time I add a resource you get it free. One large price now, massive savings later!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources, attending to such features as the date and origin of the information.
Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of how key events or ideas develop over the course of the text.
Analyze in detail a series of events described in a text; determine whether earlier events caused later ones or simply preceded them.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary describing political, social, or economic aspects of history/social studies.
Compare the point of view of two or more authors for how they treat the same or similar topics, including which details they include and emphasize in their respective accounts.


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