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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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Primary School Planning Packs - Mega Bundle!

Primary School Planning Packs - Mega Bundle!

Download our most popular and well-loved planning packs from primary school, all in one brilliant mega bundle! This is an excellent investment for primary teachers, subject co-ordinators and school leaders. All of our lessons are planned by outstanding teachers.
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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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Chinese New Year Activity Bundle

Chinese New Year Activity Bundle

This is a bundle of primary school activities to use for Chinese New Year: 1 - Make an oracle bone from clay with Ancient Chinese symbols on. 2. Ancient Chinese Recipe to make Ginger Millet Porridge. 3. A web quest activity for pupils to independently research the Ancient Chinese Shang Dynasty. 4. A story of a legendary Chinese king, which can be used as a stimulus for drama or writing.
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Egyptian Cinderella - Debate Activity

Egyptian Cinderella - Debate Activity

This resource helps pupils to prepare for a class debate based on the story of the Egyptian Cinderella. Pupils can decide whether the ending of the story is really a happy one for the main character and then prepare an argument for or against.
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Shang Dynasty - Battle of Muye Recount

Shang Dynasty - Battle of Muye Recount

This is a recount of the dramatic end to the Shang Dynasty at the Battle of Muye. Pupils will discover the story of the last Shang king, King Zhou, and they will find out why his behaviour lead to the fall of the Shang Dynasty. It could be used for guided reading or as a stimulus for pupils to create their own recounts or drama performances.
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Shang Dynasty - Lady Fu Hao's Tomb Activity

Shang Dynasty - Lady Fu Hao's Tomb Activity

In this activity pupils will investigate who Lady Fu Hao might have been by imagining some of the artefacts found in her tomb. The activity will help pupils to learn about how people in Shang times were often buried with a tomb full of treasures to take with them to the afterlife.
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Shang Dynasty - Artefacts Match Up Game

Shang Dynasty - Artefacts Match Up Game

This resource contains a set of picture cards to match up with short explanations. Pupils will become familiar with the different types of artefacts that help us to know about life in the Shang Dynasty
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Shang Dynasty - Oracle Bones Instructions

Shang Dynasty - Oracle Bones Instructions

This resource will allow pupils to find out how to make their own oracle bones from clay and they will use a symbols key to write their own questions on them using Shang ideograms. The sheet includes a set of instructions for making clay bones and a handy key to Shang symbols.
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