China - Snapshots in Time

This theme supports the key stage 2 geography curriculum and the key stage 3 history curriculum. Please refer to the Teacher's Notes for suggestions on how to use the resources. Please note that this area of the site is under construction and is currently being updated with new resources.

Level

Key Questions

Learning Objectives

Resources

KS2
Geography

Where in the world is China?

To understand key facts about the country.

Teachers Notes
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Activity sheet 1 Why do we need to know where China is?
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Activity sheet 2 How can we find out where China is?
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Activity sheet 3 - Outline map of the world
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Activity sheet 4 Can you find China on these archive maps?
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Activity sheet 5 What have we discovered about China?
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China Country Factsheet
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KS2
Geography

What is the Yangtze and what is its importance?

To explore key features of the Yangtze river.

Teacher's Notes
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River Yangtze Student Factsheet
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Isabella Bird Bishop Student Factsheet
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Biography of Isabella Bird Bishop - Teacher Factsheet
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Rapids -
Teacher Factsheet
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Trackers -
Teacher Factsheet
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Coalmines
Teacher Factsheet
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Activity sheet 6 - Isabella Bishops Worldwide Travels
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Activity sheet 7 Why did Isabella Bird Bishop travel around China?
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Activity sheet - Outline map of the world
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Images of old Yangtze
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Images of modern Yangtze
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Modern Yangtze Titles and Captions
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