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
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.
This activity was such a fun addition to our China week that I think we’re going to use it for part of our Geography Fair display! We decided to use FloraCraft Styrofoam Bricks and they worked so well, I think we’ll use them again just for fun! Are you tempted? Want to make one? Here’s how: