This powerpoint was created for a 9th grade honors world history class. It was used in a unit that covered ancient China, Japan and Korea.
This powerpoint makes a great overview of hundreds of years of history in just 26 slides. I also offer a note taking guide (NTG) to accompany this powerpoint.
Ancient Japan NTG
This powerpoint also includes a short segment on the Mongols and the origins of the term "kamikaze". The powerpoint prompts high depth of knowledge questions, use the think-pair-share method to encourage high level thinking. Make sure to read the "notes" part of the powerpoint for answers and additional information.
The following items form an entire unit:
Ancient Japan Note Taking Guide
Ancient China (Shang,Zhou, Qin, Han) PowerPoint
Ancient China (Tang and Song) PowerPoint
Ancient China Timeline
Ancient China, Japan, Korea Unit Exam