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Inventions of China

Inventions of China

This interesting resource presents the four Great Inventions of Ancient China, along with several other modern and ancient Chinese inventions that are still useful and popular nowadays. The resource contains photos and facts about the inventions for you to present to your students. This resource could be used as part of a topic on Ancient China, inventions or technology. You could show the resource to your class, use it in class discussion or to inspire a creative project.
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Life in China Bundle

Life in China Bundle

China is a vast and fascinating country. These resources are intended to give your students a greater insight into life in China and learn more about Chinese customs and culture.
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Mantis stalks cicada

Mantis stalks cicada

This video is a very good teaching resource either used as a tool to introduce Chinese idiom" The mantis stalks cicada"螳螂扑蝉,黄雀在后" and explore its profound cultural implications, or used as a component to introduce the concept of "food chain"食物链.
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How was is made? Chinese Art, Design and Fashion in Classical and Contemporary Practice

How was is made? Chinese Art, Design and Fashion in Classical and Contemporary Practice

This Teachers’ Resource brings together films made by the V&A about Chinese art and design, including traditional painting techniques that date back centuries and cutting edge contemporary fashion design and architecture. The resource includes films from the exhibition: Masterpieces of Chinese Painting 700 – 1900 of 2013. For articles on the collection, objects, galleries and designers, visit our online China hub: http://www.vam.ac.uk/page/c/china/ Teachers’ Resources are available to support teaching around this collection: http://www.vam.ac.uk/page/t/teachers-resources/
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Chinese Porcelain

Chinese Porcelain

Art based activity where students first discuss Chinese porcelain designs then have a go at there own following an initial and final design process. Finish by putting the final design on a paper plate- looks really effective! Images sourced from the internet, not intended for commercial use, no copyright infringement intended.
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