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Ancient Chinese Civilization (Zhou Era)

Ancient Chinese Civilization (Zhou Era)

Author: Padee Vue

SWBAT understand the political and economic statues during the Zhou Era and the social structures of early civilizations of Chinese traditional families. They will also be able to compare/contrast the Chinese social structures to their own. 

CA Content Standards: H-SS 6.6: Students analyze the geographic, political, economic, religious, and social structures of the early civilizations of China.

Common Core Reading/Writing Standards for Information Text: R.I 6.2 - Cite textural evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. 


This lesson is for first 6th grade. 

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The Zhou Dynasty and Warring States

Watch this video made by high school students to learn more about the Zhou Dynasty.

Zhou Era History

The Zhou Dynasty lasted for over 800 years. Click the link on the bottom to learn more about their history, traditions, and many more.