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Inventions & Creations From Ancient China. Paper Paper was invented during the Han Dynasty In the Song Dynasty they created printed books Paper was invented.

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1 Inventions & Creations From Ancient China

2 Paper Paper was invented during the Han Dynasty In the Song Dynasty they created printed books Paper was invented during the Han Dynasty In the Song Dynasty they created printed books Hiboirioshrgoishg;Soihiorioa;lkfkn ;oeirnvaoineroviaenr v;oianer Aoienvoaineroviane v awenrvaoiernv

3 Calligraphy Art with ink Written Language Characters stand for words or parts of words About 4000 Characters

4 Chopsticks They use them for eating They are made out of Bamboo Known during the Shang Dynasty c1500BC They cut the food into small pieces before cooking so they can eat it They use them for eating They are made out of Bamboo Known during the Shang Dynasty c1500BC They cut the food into small pieces before cooking so they can eat it

5 New Foods They ate duck, scorpion fish, octopus and squid Noodles, rice, apples, Dim Sum, and moon cakes They ate duck, scorpion fish, octopus and squid Noodles, rice, apples, Dim Sum, and moon cakes

6 Jade They carve things out of Jade Emperors thought it was important and lucky They used it in masks They carve things out of Jade Emperors thought it was important and lucky They used it in masks

7 Silk They make sheets and clothes out of it It comes from silk worms’ cocoons Silk Road for trading silk started during Han Dynasty c.200BC Silk is strong They make sheets and clothes out of it It comes from silk worms’ cocoons Silk Road for trading silk started during Han Dynasty c.200BC Silk is strong

8 kites Made from silk and bamboo 800 BC for measuring distances and signaling Then for children to play while parents doing field work Made from silk and bamboo 800 BC for measuring distances and signaling Then for children to play while parents doing field work

9 Porcelain Made out of special clay Fired at high temperature Can be decorated Can be washed More durable than pottery Made out of special clay Fired at high temperature Can be decorated Can be washed More durable than pottery

10 Fireworks Was just for fun then they used it as a weapon Invented during the Song Dynasty Used in Chinese New Year Was just for fun then they used it as a weapon Invented during the Song Dynasty Used in Chinese New Year

11 Kung-Fu Started as military ‘hand to hand’ fighting Then used it as exercise and self defense physical, mental, and self-discipline

12 Feng Shui wind/water how things are placed is important qi = energy Part of Daoism - belief that people are in ‘harmony’ with nature wind/water how things are placed is important qi = energy Part of Daoism - belief that people are in ‘harmony’ with nature

13 Music and Arts Drums & bamboo flutes Acrobats Mime Drums & bamboo flutes Acrobats Mime

14 Ancient China Fun Facts Great Wall and Terracotta Army started in Qin Dynasty c 220BC Moon cakes Pandas and bamboo Chinese New Year Great Wall and Terracotta Army started in Qin Dynasty c 220BC Moon cakes Pandas and bamboo Chinese New Year

15 Sources Jenner, Caryn; Welcome to China; DK Publishing; 2008; 5-6, 8-9, 11-12, 17-19, , 25, 35, 39, 41, 43 Marx, David; Chinese New Year; Children’s Press; 2002; 5-6,14,23,26 Barber, Nicloa; Beijing; World Almanac Library; 2004; 8-9, 16 China Reading Comprehension Cards; Lab Safety Supply/ Edupress, 2009 ChineseCulture.org; 2003; 09/24/content_37884.htm Chinesetravel.com; ; history/chinese-kung-fu/ Jenner, Caryn; Welcome to China; DK Publishing; 2008; 5-6, 8-9, 11-12, 17-19, , 25, 35, 39, 41, 43 Marx, David; Chinese New Year; Children’s Press; 2002; 5-6,14,23,26 Barber, Nicloa; Beijing; World Almanac Library; 2004; 8-9, 16 China Reading Comprehension Cards; Lab Safety Supply/ Edupress, 2009 ChineseCulture.org; 2003; 09/24/content_37884.htm Chinesetravel.com; ; history/chinese-kung-fu/


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