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This episode is part of a larger series of short, interactive, and engaging lessons for students in World History.
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Episode 11: Chaotic China & Murky Mandates | Shang & Zhou Dynasty
Time: 80 Minutes
Topic: This episode examines Chinese geography's role in the development of Chinese civilization (cycles of fragmentation & unity; the dynastic cycle) and the general traits of the Shang and Zhou Dynasties, particularly feudalism and the Mandate of Heaven.
-Mini-Lesson with scaffolded Cornell-style notes: fill-in-the-blank, free-form, and digital.
-Mandate of Heaven "Dice Game"
-Vocabulary Matrix to reinforce learning from this lesson (as well as prior ones)
Formats: Word, Google Apps, PDF.
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Tags: China, Chinese Civilizations, World History, Ridgway History, Chinese River Valley, Yangtze, Yellow, Loess, Mandate of Heaven, Shang, Zhou, Chinese Dynasties, Geography, Interactive, Vocabulary