The actions of a few can CAUSE a CHANGE in social IDENTITY
Sun, Jiang and Mao were all significant leaders in China in the twentieth century. They all created change in China.
Lessons 1,2, and 3
ATL Skills: Research Skills
Spend one lesson finding out about each of these three individuals using the separate pages in the menu above.
Lesson 4: Camp Fires
ATL Skills: Thinking and Social
In small camp fire groups of 4 or 5 discuss each of the three men and why each of them were significant.
Make a decision about which of the men you want to find out more about.
Write a draft research question using these prompts:
- Start with either Why, To what extent or How
- Include one of these concepts: significance, cause, change
- Include the name of your significant individual
- Make sure the question is connected to the statement of inquiry above
Share the research question with your campfire group for feedback.
You now need to start work to answer your research question in the form of an essay.
Here is the task sheet and the rubric: China Essay Assignment 2018
Here are some resources to help:
- Sun Yat-sen
China after 1900 – social identity from the book Essential Modern World History, UK
- Chiang Kai Shek
Changes made by Chiang Kai Shek from the book Essential Modern World History, UK
3. Mao Zedong
Changes made by Mao-1dwazjy from the book Essential Modern World History, UK
Chinese Civil War CCP and Guomindang from the book Essential Modern World History, UK