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Life in Ancient China - PB
Life in Ancient China - PB
Life in Ancient China - PB
9780778720676 | In Stock
Ancient China gave the world paper, a counting machine called an abacus, Kung Fu, and many other interesting inventions. Chinese society is one of the oldest on earth. Children will delight in learning about the Emperor’s Forbidden City, the feuding dynasties, and Ancient Chinese thinker Confucius. Topics include:
• The Yellow River, Taklamankan Desert, and Mount Everest
• The construction of the Great Wall
• How the ancient Chinese farmed and made food
• What a Chinese "dynasty" was
• Ancient Chinese games and pastimes Teacher’s guide available.

Reading Level: Gr. 4-5
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: S
Binding: Paperback
Series: Peoples of the Ancient World
Author(s): Paul Challen

Size: 8 ½″ × 11"″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

ATOS: 7.3
Dewey: 931
Lexile: 1030L
Copyright: 2005

Life in Ancient China

China, Egypt, Mesoamerica "Each text provdes background on the history, geography, rulers, people, life, arts, culture, and eventual fate of each civilization....The pages are full of colorful photographs, illustrations, time lines, artwork, and diagrams complete with well-written captions. The texts offer more information than textbooks...the visual artifacts from each civilization are sure to interest students." —School Libary Journal, 07/05