Lunar New Year Zodiac Animals: Coloring Pages
The Chinese Zodiac is based on a twelve-year cycle and each year is linked to an animal. Find your birth year and color in your zodiac animal.
Objective: Students will be able to: 1.) Identify key terms, people, places, dates and events from the Tang and Song Dynasties; 2.) Understand what life was like in the Tang and Song dynasties and compare with student life today in the United States; 3.) Identify and analyze key events and decisions of the Tang and Song Dynasties; 4.) Analyze how the Tang and Song civilizations influenced the modern world.
Worksheets (see Downloads above): Handout A1; Handout A3; Handout A3; Handout B1; Handout C1; Handout D; Background Information (see Related Resources below)
Tang and Song China are taught in 7th grade World History. Included in this unit are interdisciplinary suggested activities and downloadable handouts for approaching this subject through skill sets applied across world history studies.
Developed by middle school history teacher Carolyn Rinetti.