Period of Disunion and the Sui Dynasty Lesson

© History Skills
© History Skills

Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will learn about the Period of Disunity in Chinese history, characterized by fragmentation and cultural flourishing following the fall of the Han Dynasty, and the subsequent reunification of China under the Sui Dynasty, marked by significant infrastructural projects like the Grand Canal and administrative reforms. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading and research options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Readings

Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet:

Disunity and Sui Reading Questions.docx
Microsoft Word Document 21.6 KB

Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the webpage below:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of the research worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables:

Disunity and Sui Research.docx
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Extension activities

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