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The Middle Kingdom

http://www.wsu.edu:8000/~dee/ANCCHINA/ANCCHINA.HTM

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This Washington State University site has well organized background information on the Yellow River Valley, the Shang Dynasty 1766-1050 BC, and the Chou Dynasty 1050-256 BC. There is also material on Pre-Confucian China and the Five Classics, Confucius, Mencius, Lao Tzu and Taoism, MoTzu, and the Legalists. Standards 6.6.0 general, 6.6.3 and 7.3.3

Comments: The reading level is high for middle school students but the site is wonderfully rich for teachers and advanced students.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3047

Treasures of Chinese Art

http://www.bergerfoundation.ch/wat4/museum1?museum=Jinan&genre=Falais&babel=en&cd=9060-3072-1003&country=Chine&col=pays

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site has 20 slides of famous Chinese art treasures from early to modern times. Standard 6.6.0 and 7.3.0

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3200

Virtual China

http://www.kiku.com/electric_samurai/virtual_china/index.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here are great photos of China divided by region. Included are Beijing, the northeast, the southwest, Shanghai, the south, and the west. Standards 7.3.0 general and 10.10 all

Comments: The thumbnail pictures expand for whole class projection and student reports.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3357

Bound Feet

http://www.eduref.org/cgi-bin/printlessons.cgi/Virtual/Lessons/Social_Studies/Anthropology/ANT0201.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This material, from the Chinese History and Culture Project of San Jose, describes the Chinese practice of binding of women's feet. It has drawings, pictures, and a short primary source entry describing the results of the practice for the author's grandmother. Standards 4.4.3, and 7.3.0

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 433

Chinese Recipes

http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~mjw/recipes/ethnic/chinese/chinese.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This site is an index for different Chinese food recipes and can be used by classes planning a Chinese cultural experience. Standard 7.3.0 general

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 649

Silk Road

http://library.thinkquest.org/13406/sr/

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: The Silk Road is the most well-known trading route of ancient Chinese civilization. Trade in silk grew under the Han Dynasty ( 202 BC - AD 220) in the first and second centuries AD. Standards 6.6.7 and 7.3.4

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2771

Taoism and the Philosophy of Tai Chi Chuan

http://www.chebucto.ns.ca/Philosophy/Taichi/taoism.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This site explains Taoism and how it relates to Chinese culture. Standard 6.6.3 and 7.7.3

Comments: The reading level is a little high, but the site is organized so that students can easily understand the relationships between different aspects of Chinese culture.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2909

The Chinese Language and Alphabet

http://acc6.its.brooklyn.cuny.edu/~phalsall/texts/chinlng2.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This site discusses the history of language in China. Character and dialect information shows readers different ways to represent the same ideas in Chinese and in English/. Standard &.3.0 general

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2977

The Tang

http://www.wsu.edu:8080/%7Edee/CHEMPIRE/TANG.HTM

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This Richard Hooker article on the World Civilizations site describes the rulers and the achievments of China during the Tang Dynasty which lat from 618 to 970 CE. Standard 7.3.1

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1712

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