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Ancient China : Web Resources
Resources to support the study of Ancient China in perspective for Year 7 students
Evaluation of Sources
Religion and Faith
Ancient Chinese Religion
Brief introduction to the religious beliefs of Ancient Chinese people. Links to the religions: Confucianism, Taoism and traditional Chinese Gods.
Religion Thought and Mythology
Useful information about religion and gods. Scroll past the history section.
Food and Feasts
Ancient Chinese Food
Foods of Ancient China
Commerce and Trade
Chinese Silk Route
Opera, face masks, games.
Ancient Chinese Social Life
Ancient Chinese Sports
Marriage and Family Structure
Ancient Chinese Families
Geographical features & human settlements
Ancient China Geography
Yangtze, Himalayas and the deserts
Contacts & conflicts change societies
Ancient China: MIddle School history for Kids
This is a comprehensive page to begin your research into the following topics:
2. Daily LIfe
Ancient China Life
Extensive site with information on all topics.
Role of Women
Ancient Chinese Women
Ancient Chinese Medicine
Farming and Agriculture
Farming and agriculture
Extensive information about crops, farming tools. Skim and scan this information.
Ancient Chinese Houses
Ancient Houses and Homes
Qin Shihuangdi – the rise to power
Beliefs, values & practices
Siddhartha Gautama, symbols, enlightenment, 4 noble truths and eight-fold path
World Book Online
Visit the database page of the library web site for passwords.
Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment and Laws in Ancient China
Ancient Chinese Architecture
Differences between regions and dynasties
War Tactics and Machines
This site looks at various weapons such as crossbows, armour, seigecraft and spears.
Warfare in Ancient China
Scroll to the bottom of this page to see relevant information.
The Ancient China invented the canon. Watch this 1.33min video.
Ancient Chinese Weapons
Watch this 3.32min video about Ancient Chinese weapons.
Bronze weapons designed to penetrate the armour and the flesh.
History of the Chinese Zodiac
Key groups in societies
Civil servants, peasants, merchants and the rich
peasants, artisans and scholars
Sep 3, 2015 11:28 AM
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