Welcome To a new way of doing projects! Your History Teacher : Ms. Deborah Misao Who you are • You are curators of a Chinese Museum and have a challenge to set up a Chinese museum model with your team members Your Goal To visualise your Chinese museum and create awareness about the same to other students. Your completed tasks • A research on the Chinese civilisation using the Internet, text books and CDROMs. • Identification of the major contributions of the ancient Chinese through their inventions. • A multimedia presentation on Chinese civilisation. Your Tasks to be completed • To visualise your museum. • To design a brochure containing information on your Museum. How will I help you in your tasks? • You will be given handouts and templates on procedures, planning and presentation as well as evaluation forms to help you stay on the right track. • You can always come to me for assistance when you are in doubt. How will you help me in this project? • You will respect one another in your class. • You will help each other in your team. • You will complete all your duties that are given to you. • You will have lots of fun doing the project. Remember! This project is learning about how the past influences the future. And to sum up in the words of Pearl Buck ~If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday. ~ References • http://www.crystalinks.com/chinainven tions.html • http://www.thinkquest.org/library/sear ch.html?search_text=chinese&start=1 • Microsoft Encarta • Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow. Devi Kar, Davitya Datta. Orient Longman. New Delhi. 2005 • A Combined Textbook of History and Civics. D.N.Kundra.Goyal Brothers Prakashan. New Delhi 1999. • History and Civics for the Middle School. Jayanti Sengupta. Oxford University Press. New Delhi. 2004.