During the Chinese history, the inventions of products and technology developed rapidly. The "4 Great Inventions" emerged in China and included the paper, compass, gunpowder, and printing. These four inventions made a huge impact on the world. http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/focus/inventions.htm
Was Tibet Always Part of China?: Ganden Monastery For at least 1500 years, the nation of Tibet has had a complex relationship with its large and powerful neighbor to the east, China. The political history of Tibet and China reveals that the relationship has not always been as one-sided as it now appears.
This great, simple activity on the Great Wall of China includes a 1 page reading that highlights the history of the Great Wall from when it was first built through its role in protecting the Ming Dynasty from the Mongols.