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China - 50 Minute - Reading Activity Guide

China - 50 Minute - Reading Activity Guide

Have your students read an interesting article about China. The reading for this activity guide is lively, full of facts and has lots of pictures. It covers basic facts, sights to see and the people there. The article is 10 pages long and is a nice straightforward summary with supporting pictures. It is a good way to introduce a new unit or just spend a short time on China. The article is embedded in the guide for students to access online and also included as a PDF. The guide is a 2 page pdf and is very simple and straight-forward. This could also be assigned as a substitute lesson plan. If you have the students read the article together in small groups, then do the activity guide and share their extension activities that lesson should take about 50 minutes. Thanks for looking! PLEASE FOLLOW ME FOR NEW PRODUCT UPDATES.
Busybugsy
New Year - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

New Year - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

This bundle comprises of three different Reading Comprehension worksheets to introduce students to New Year's traditions and festivities from around the globe. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False statements, crossword puzzles, gap filling exercises and word search puzzles. The worksheet can be completed as a fun activity in class or be assigned for homework, ideally before Christmas or New Year Day.
MariaPht
Discover China - Printable Worksheet

Discover China - Printable Worksheet

This worksheet is a part of the Around the World series. Need some quick activities for your country theme? These are for you! The fun and engaging 6-pager worksheet introduces the student to a great variety of fun and educational exercises about China. Overview: Cut & Paste: Quick facts about China Reading Text: Brief introduction to China Feature reading: The Panda Think & Write: 5 Short Q&A Word Game: Word Search Play with me: Chinese Zodiacs Charades Exploration: Geography and conversation exercise Cultural exercise: Funny Fingers game Let's go and travel around the world! Key Words:Reading, writing, conversation and learning games, geography, China, china, Chinese, Mandarin, Asia, Capital, Beijing, Panda, Bamboo, Zodiac signs, exploration, fun finger gestures.
ATW100
Country Studies Bundle (Top 10 Best-selling Units)

Country Studies Bundle (Top 10 Best-selling Units)

This bundle includes the top 10 best-selling country studies: Spain Japan Canada Brazil Australia China Egypt India Greece Russia The materials include a wide variety of fun activities and exercises about various aspects that these countries are famous for. Apart from informative exercises, there are lots of puzzles, such as crosswords, word searches, word chops and many other activities to make it a fun class. There are 150 pages in total and the answers are included.
willemmacau
Country Studies Bundle (Asia)

Country Studies Bundle (Asia)

Let's get to know Asia! This 107-page country bundle includes 7 country studies with a great variety of activities and exercises about China, India, Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, North Korea and South Korea. The materials have informative exercises about the things that these countries are famous for, such as the Great Wall, Dynasties, Hinduism, Buddhism, Martial Arts and many other things! Crosswords, word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class. You might also like these bundles: European (France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Greece, and the United Kingdom) North America (Mexico, Canada, Cuba, and the United States) South America (Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela) Spanish Speaking Country Studies (Argentina, Spain, Colombia, Mexico, Cuba, Peru, and Venezuela) All Units (32 Country Studies) Top 10 Best-selling Country Studies
willemmacau
TRADITIONAL CORMORANT FISHING IN YUNNAN CHINA - CAN IT SURVIVE

TRADITIONAL CORMORANT FISHING IN YUNNAN CHINA - CAN IT SURVIVE

This unit stands alone. It is provided to assist teachers with a unit that has a proven student interest level. It can support UK Curriculum Key Geography stage 3 locational and place knowledge or Australian Curriculum Year 10 Place and inland water study. It can also add to the study of sustainability/impact of change affecting traditional lifestyle. As a traditional lifestyle/culture cormorant fishing has be mainly an activity carried out by family groups. The training and and ownership of cormorants have been handed down through generations. In more recent times younger generations have, at times, been enticed away from this activity. Other larger fishing operations using different methods have intruded. This unit takes students on to Lake Erhai, Dali in South-west China to witness this traditional lifestyle and to find possible answers. Flexibility of approach is possible as you project and discuss the visit by photographic evidence and text material. Realising that you may not be able to provide hard copies of the descriptive pages it is suggested that you project the colour pages on screen and use these as a resources to promote class discussion. The final question/summary page is provided as an attachment page in colour and in black and white. Join the excursion on to the lake but don't stand up in the boat.
KPolkinghorne
Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 3- intermediate level

Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 3- intermediate level

This booklet contains eight units, which cover topics including employment, city and environment, housing, school life, health, entertainment, media and travel. Chinese, pinyin, and English format makes it easy for revision. Sentence structures in each lesson is provided to practice speaking. It can be used for S3/S4 pupils. It's a very handy booklet for children to learn by themselves and for teacher to use as lesson materials. Pupils can also use it as a revision tool to study for assessments.
songyanshu91
Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 2- Intermediate  level

Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 2- Intermediate level

This booklet contains eight units, which cover topics including about me, family, shopping, school life, environment and health, fashion, media and travel. Chinese, pinyin, and English format makes it easy for revision. Sentence structures in each lesson is provided for speaking practice. It can be used for S2/S3 pupils. It's a very handy booklet for children to learn by themselves and for teacher to use as lesson materials. Pupils can also use it as a revision tool to study for assessments.
songyanshu91
Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 1- Beginner level

Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 1- Beginner level

This booklet contains eight units, which cover topics including knowledge of pinyin, basic greetings, family, food and drinks, school life, time and weather, job, hobby, transportation and travel. Chinese, pinyin, and English format makes it easy for revision. Sentence structures in each lesson is provided to practice speaking. It can be used for primary and S1/S2 pupils. It's a very handy booklet for children to learn by themselves and for teacher to use as lesson materials. Pupils can also use it as a revision tool to study for assessments.
songyanshu91
Chinese New Year - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Chinese New Year - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

This bundle comprises of three different Reading Comprehension worksheets to introduce students to the Chinese New Year's traditions and festivities. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False statements, a crossword puzzles, gap filling exercises and word search puzzles. The handouts also include some information about the Chinese Zodiac Signs. The worksheet can be completed as a fun activity in class or be assigned for homework.
MariaPht