Ancient Civilizations - India
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geography

The Geography chapter presents the basic geographical features of modern China. It also looks at why the Yellow River Basin became such an important centre of civilization in ancient China.


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Home page
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The home page focuses on the physical diversity of modern China.

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Story

This presents a creation myth featuring the goddess Nu Gua who created human beings out of river mud. This section could be used in a study of creation myths from around the world, and to look at how the environment influences creation myths.

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Explore

The Explore features interactive maps addressing different aspects of the geography of ancient China. Maps include geographical features, important cities and political boundaries in ancient times, and a modern political map.

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Challenge

The 'Where do I live' challenge is based on the different geographical features of the land and encourages pupils to match descriptions of places with geographical areas or features. This section could be used to look at the diversity of the land and its natural resources.

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