Ch 9: China in the Middle Ages: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The China in the Middle Ages unit of this Middle School World History Homeschool Curriculum course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about medieval China. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

Who's it for?

This unit of our Middle School World History Homeschool Curriculum course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about China in the Middle Ages. There is no faster or easier way to learn about medieval China. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about the agricultural, political, religious and technological developments that took place in medieval China.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need a history curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and a China in the Middle Ages unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

China in the Middle Ages Unit Objectives:

  • Discuss the reunification of medieval China during the Tang Dynasty.
  • Explain why Buddhism spread in Tang China, Japan and Korea.
  • Learn why maritime and overland trade between China and other civilizations was important.
  • Describe the influence of Confucianism and how it changed during the Sung and Mongol reigns.
  • Study the history of gunpowder and its impact on the New World.
  • Summarize medieval discoveries, such as the compass, paper production, tea and woodblock printing.

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