Websites about Ancient China:

  • http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/china/history/ The paragraphs here contain words which are hotlinked to other interesting explanations.

  • http://www.ducksters.com/ This is a website that offers information for many topics. Under "History," go to "World History" and then to "Ancient China." This page provides an overview, as well as links to MANY OTHER TOPICS ABOUT ANCIENT CHINA. TAKE THE TIME TO SCAN THE LINKS. As you go from page to page, the links remain on the bottom, so you do not need to use the back arrow constantly.

China Timeline:


Ancient China: by Jason Ramel and Alex Horvath

Keep scrolling to find topics that interest you.

Great Wall of China:


Food of Ancient China


The Chinese Thanksgiving: Mid Autumn Festival




Websites about Korea, Past and Present


Ancient Korean (from the Ancient History Encyclopedia):


Korean Inventions

Korean Pottery:


Korean Food Culture:





Hit the drop-down arrows for the story behind the food.




Click on the picture to get instructions for cooking.



Chuseok – Korean Thanksgiving Day




Websites about Ancient Japan

Japanese Religion and Spirituality


Shrines


Temples


Early Japanese History and Culture


The Age of the Warrior


Japanese Samurai


Half-way down, find a glossary of terms, including weaponry.

Ninja


The Martial Arts


The Edo Period

(Notice the last section for sentences about puppetry, Kabuki, wood block print art, and haiku.)


Japanese Food

Scroll half-way or more down page to squares, click on food photo, and find explanations, instructions, etc.


Japan’s Thanksgiving


Japan Timeline:


Japan by Kevin Cooley and Lindsey Green

Keep scrolling to find topics that interest you.

Japanese Art






Origami