Question of the Day What are the two main Mountain Ranges in China? Himalayan Mountains  Qinling Mountains
Objective <ul><li>To learn about Early Chinese Civilization </li></ul>
 
VOCABULARY <ul><li>Legend: Stories handed down from earlier times </li></ul><ul><li>Ritual: A set way of conducting a cere...
Example <ul><li>At my family Christmas, my dad always starts the meal by cutting the turkey. </li></ul>Ritual
Example <ul><li>Someone once told me, “Mr. Klumper, always be nice to people.”  </li></ul>Oracle
Example Oracle Bone
Example Ancestors (Not mine)
Example <ul><li>“My grandpa used to tell me that giraffe's necks are so long because the ones with short neck’s couldn’t r...
Example Characters
China’s Legends <ul><li>“Yu the Great” –the Legend of the Great  </li></ul><ul><li>Flood.  --Greatest Legend of China </li...
5000 B.C.   <ul><li>North China   South China </li></ul><ul><li>Millet  Rice </li></ul><ul><li>Fruits </li></ul><ul><li>Ve...
China’s First Dynasties <ul><li>Xia Dynasty </li></ul><ul><li>Shang Dynasty </li></ul>
Shang Dynasty <ul><li>Gained control of China in 1600 B.C. </li></ul><ul><li>Used Chariots and Bronze weapons </li></ul><u...
The Shang Dynasty <ul><li>Nature gods </li></ul><ul><li>-god of Wind </li></ul><ul><li>-god of Rain </li></ul><ul><li>-god...
The Legend of Silk <ul><li>Turn to Page 239 Please </li></ul>
Quad-Fold Organizer <ul><li>Listen Carefully to the instructions </li></ul>
Take out Homework from Tuesday
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  1. 1. Question of the Day What are the two main Mountain Ranges in China? Himalayan Mountains Qinling Mountains
  2. 2. Objective <ul><li>To learn about Early Chinese Civilization </li></ul>
  3. 4. VOCABULARY <ul><li>Legend: Stories handed down from earlier times </li></ul><ul><li>Ritual: A set way of conducting a ceremony </li></ul><ul><li>Ancestors: Relatives further back than Grandparents </li></ul><ul><li>Oracle Bones: Shells or bones that tells a story </li></ul><ul><li>Oracle: Person who gives wise advice </li></ul><ul><li>Characters: Symbols, used in writing </li></ul>
  4. 5. Example <ul><li>At my family Christmas, my dad always starts the meal by cutting the turkey. </li></ul>Ritual
  5. 6. Example <ul><li>Someone once told me, “Mr. Klumper, always be nice to people.” </li></ul>Oracle
  6. 7. Example Oracle Bone
  7. 8. Example Ancestors (Not mine)
  8. 9. Example <ul><li>“My grandpa used to tell me that giraffe's necks are so long because the ones with short neck’s couldn’t reach the food, so they died out.” </li></ul><ul><li>Legend </li></ul>
  9. 10. Example Characters
  10. 11. China’s Legends <ul><li>“Yu the Great” –the Legend of the Great </li></ul><ul><li>Flood. --Greatest Legend of China </li></ul><ul><li>The Legend of Yu the Great shows how important agriculture is to China </li></ul>
  11. 12. 5000 B.C. <ul><li>North China South China </li></ul><ul><li>Millet Rice </li></ul><ul><li>Fruits </li></ul><ul><li>Vegetables </li></ul>Pottery: Used to transport Rice
  12. 13. China’s First Dynasties <ul><li>Xia Dynasty </li></ul><ul><li>Shang Dynasty </li></ul>
  13. 14. Shang Dynasty <ul><li>Gained control of China in 1600 B.C. </li></ul><ul><li>Used Chariots and Bronze weapons </li></ul><ul><li>-Sword and Dagger </li></ul><ul><li>Used their ancestors to communicate with the most powerful gods </li></ul><ul><li>Used bronze in rituals to honor their ancestors </li></ul>
  14. 15. The Shang Dynasty <ul><li>Nature gods </li></ul><ul><li>-god of Wind </li></ul><ul><li>-god of Rain </li></ul><ul><li>-god of Fire </li></ul><ul><li>Direction gods </li></ul><ul><li>-god of North </li></ul><ul><li>-god of South </li></ul><ul><li>-god of West </li></ul><ul><li>-god of East </li></ul>Feared angry gods would bring disease, disasters or enemy attacks Oracle Bones
  15. 16. The Legend of Silk <ul><li>Turn to Page 239 Please </li></ul>
  16. 17. Quad-Fold Organizer <ul><li>Listen Carefully to the instructions </li></ul>
  17. 18. Take out Homework from Tuesday

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