The Terracotta Army is a part of a massive burial tomb built for Emperor Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of China. There are over 8,000 life size statues of soldiers buried along with the emperor. As your students learn about the amazing army that Qin created to help him keep his power in the afterlife, they gain knowledge while learning to read for information and using research skills. Supports CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.1-8.1 Answer Key included
$ Supplement your lesson on Ancient China (Shang - Han Dynasties) with this Ancient China Stations Activity. In this activity, pairs of students visit 4 stations: 1. Ancient China Virtual Field Trip (internet connected computer required) 2. Dynasty T-shirts 3. Chinese Names 4. Ancient China Timeline Also included in this pack, station signs, a 25 question worksheet to be assigned as classwork or homework, and answer keys.
Ancient China: Terracotta Army in Four Minutes Video Worksheet
This video worksheet allows students learn about the Terracotta Army and Chinese Emperor Qin Shi Huang. The video clip is only four minutes long, but it is packed full of information that will keep your students engaged.This video worksheet works great as a Do Now Activity or as a complement to any lecture or lesson plan on Emperor Qin Shi Huang.
Ancient China FaceTime Interview Activity Worksheets
Catch the digital age wave! This assignment is current, engaging and fun. Students conduct a FaceTime interview with Qin Shi Huangdi, Confucius or Buddha on an IPAD template. Students first draw a picture of the leader and then a small picture of themselves.
This Reader's Theater Script give students lots of information on the famous Emperor of China-Shi Huangdi.Great for reading for purpose and for developing reading fluency. The play includes a Did You Know section of fun facts, comprehension questions and a teacher's page with extension activities(including writing in the content area)and additional links. http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Shi-HuangdiEmperor-of-ChinaReaders-Theater-Script-1548776