Exploring World Cultures (Second Edition)
Reading Level: 3
Interest Level: 2-5
China's incredible history and amazing advancements make it a fascinating country. Readers will journey from Ancient China to the global trade centers of Shanghai and Beijing. Uncovering the traditions and philosophies of the past will allow readers to understand China's culture today, including the wisdom of Confucius and the importance of family. This book celebrates exciting festivals such as Chinese Lunar New Year and the Dragonboat Festival, as well as daily life through food, arts, and language. Readers will gain a deep understanding of China's geography, history, and government, and how those things affect many parts of Chinese culture.