This 37-page file describes the impact of Communism in China in terms of Mao Zedong, the Great Leap Forward, the Cultural Revolution, and Tiananmen Square (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard -- SS7H3d). There are also engaging activities and a comprehension check (quiz) included in this file. You can do all of the activities, or you can pick the ones that work best for your students. The assignments are perfect for your students' Interactive Social Studies Notebooks!
This file includes:
~Communist China: Who’s and What’s graphic organizer (for note-taking during the presentation) -- slides 3-4
~ Communism in China Notes (facts and images about Mao Zedong, the Great Leap Forward, the Cultural Revolution, and Tiananmen Square) -- slides 5-26
~ What’s in Mao’s Wallet activity – slide 27
~ History Advertisement activity – slide 28
~ Mao’s Invitation activity – slide 29
~ Triangle Trivia partner review game – slides 30-33
~ Propaganda Poster project – slides 34-35
~ Communism in China Comprehension Check (quiz & answers) – slides 36-37
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 7th grade Social Studies:
SS7H3 The student will analyze continuity and change in Southern and Eastern Asia leading to the 21st century.
d. Describe the impact of Communism in China in terms of Mao Zedong, the Great Leap Forward, the Cultural Revolution, and Tiananmen Square.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Southern and Eastern Asia Unit Bundle that is located here:
Southern and Eastern Asia Unit Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity
© 2015 Brain Wrinkles. For personal use only. Duplication for an entire school, an entire school system, or for commercial purposes is strictly forbidden. Please have other teachers purchase their own copy. If you are a school or district interested in purchasing several licenses, please contact me for a district-wide quote.