The Fall of the Qing Dynasty


QING Summative TASK 1 – Events connected to the fall of the Qing Dynasty. Download this task to plan your power point teaching (see power point template below).

Qing Dynasty Power Point Prior Knowledge – Add your new knowledge and understanding to the area of interest that you have chosen.


General links
Boxer rebellion PDF
Excerpt Part 1 from Twentieth Century China by Keith Schoppa PDF
Excerpt Part 1 from Twentieth Century China by Keith Schoppa PDF
Excerpt from China: From Empire to the People’s Republic 1900-1949 by M. Lynch

Opium wars

Taiping rebellion

Boxer rebellion

Sequential & transitional terms to help with essay writing

APA Referencing

There are some simple rules that you should follow when doing the referencing:

1. Use the title ‘Reference List’ not Bibliography.
2. List all the references in alphabetical order.
3. Always indent after the first line, one tab in.
4. Use the correct format for each reference (see guide below).
5. Do not number the references or use separate lists for books / websites / movies.

Guide to using APA
Example of very good Reference list by a grade 8 student


Essay Writing Skills Keynote

Essay Assessment Task Sheet and Rubric  – download this for details on the essay assessment.

Essay Planner –  use this to plan the rough draft of your essay.

Useful links & resources for writing your essay:
Pu Yi autobiography
Long Term Causes
Peer editing rubric