Go back in time with us to Ancient China where we can start from the ground up, learning about geography, history, and culture. Natural geographical defenses, what use the military had for a kite, and the many inventions that can be attributed to this ancient culture. What do fireworks have to do with evil spirits? Why are dragons such a common symbol in China? Find out in the Adventures in Ancient China program! This is a wonderful program for introduction as well as enrichment of classroom work. Students will leave the program with a paper dragon puppet.
History & Social Science
(3.2) The student will explain how the contributions of ancient China has influenced the present world in terms of architecture, inventions, the calendar, and written language.