All About China Project

Updated October 5, 2021

Encyclopedia Britannica

World Book Encyclopedia

Biography in Context  (requires password)
– look up famous Chinese people

Gale links for Chinese Inventions  (requires password)
– gun powder, paper and block printing

Websites

BBC Country Profiles

China at a Glace – Chinese Consulate-General in Vancouver 

Lonely Planet

National Geographic Kids – Countries

Beijing Tourism – virtual tours of famous sites in and around Beijing

Top 20 Ancient Chinese Inventions

Four Great Inventions of China – paper, printing, gunpowder, and compass

Animals Native to China – WorldAtlas.com

Traditional Forms of Folk Art – list of traditional folk arts compiled by Macau Cultural Bureau 

Chinese Performing Arts – Britannica School 

Chinese Paper-cut – UNESCO

Chinese Shadow Puppetry – UNESCO

Chinese Shadow Puppetry

Attractions/Sites
Forbidden City at 600 – CNN
Forbidden City – Khan Academy
The Palace Museum

Summer Palace

Temple of Heaven and other Attractions
Temple of Heaven – UNESCO
Temple of Heaven – China Highlights