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41 resources with the concept confucius

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Comparing Confucius’s Analects to Character Education in the U.S.

For Teachers 7th - 8th
The Analects of Confucius have provided moral guidelines for generations of Chinese as well as others around the world. Introduce class members to some of the philosopher's ideas with a lesson plan that asks them to select five of his...
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Lesson Plan on China

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Scholars ponder the beliefs of Confucianism. After reading several sayings made by Confucius, participants complete a chart filling in what each saying means using their own words. Using the same quotes split in half, pairs match...
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Confucianism in a Changing Society

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
The Last Train Home, a 2009 documentary about China's migrant factory workers, provides viewers with an opportunity to explore how China's emergence as a global manufacturing force is challenging Chinese traditional values like filial...
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Confucius: The Most Famous Teacher in China

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Introduce young philosophers to the wisdom of China's most famous thinkers with a short bio. The reading comprehension passage includes an answer key.
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Women and Confucianism

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Young historians consider the far-reaching effects of traditional teachings on the debates about the current attitudes toward women in society. The discussion begins with a list of New-Confucian sayings and expands to a global perspective.
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An Introduction to Confucius's Analects

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Wisdom, self-knowledge, courage, and virtue. Introduce viewers to the ideas of Confucius with a short video analysis of his Analects, his guide for a moral society.
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Chinese New Year Celebrations

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Gong He Xin Xi! Happy New Year! Planning a Lunar New Year/Spring Festival Celebration? Check out the activities and resources in a packet that encourages pupils to research the cultural values and traditional practices associated with...
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Confucius- Mini Biography

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Designed to interest viewers in learning more about this amazing philosopher, statesman, and religious figure, the mini-biography of Confucius includes images, re-enactments, and photos of paintings.
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Ancient China

For Students 6th - 7th Standards
From China's physical geography and earliest beginnings of civilization to the Qin and Han dynasties, here is a nicely designed worksheet on ancient China, which includes a graphic organizer and timeline to summarize the reading material. 
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Confucianism: A Cornerstone

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Studetns comprehend that confucianism is an important underlying philosophy permeating East Asian cultures. They also explore who Confucius was and what he taught, which helps them gain insight into East Asian cultures. Students...
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Writings of Confucius

For Students 9th - 12th
Ancient philosophy can relate to modern thought! Quotations from Confucius. Help your historians connect with ancient Chinese words of wisdom, as they respond to 2 display questions and 1 referential question. They consider how they...
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Chinese Philosophies & Ethical Codes

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Focusing primarily on Confucianism, these slides contrast the philosophies of India with those of China - and introduce the philosophies of Legalism and Daoism as well. Your world history lecture will come alive with the clear outlines...
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Confucius: A Harmonious Society

For Teachers 6th - 8th
While this presentation is a little light in content, it does provide a basic outline of Confucian philosophy. Each slide presents basic information regarding the influence of Confucian thinking reinforced by a quote from Confucius...
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What Were the Implications of the Opium Wars?

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Use this presentation to help explain the causes and effects of the Opium Wars. Each slide contains images and text intended to accompany a full lecture. Use one or two images to start a preliminary discussion prior to your lecture in...
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Confucius Says....

For Students 7th - 9th
What was Confucius saying and how did it apply to law and religion? First, paraphrase 3 Confucius quotes then use inference and critical thinking to understand the ruler/peasant relationship in Ancient China.
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Confucianism: Overlook Small Faults

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Students explore philosophy by answering study questions in class. In this Confucius lesson plan, students read several theories and stories from Ancient China and identify the themes within them. Students answer study questions based on...
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Monsters versus the Monstrous

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders explore China. In this Chinese history lesson plan, 8th graders write an expository piece considering the teachings of Confucius and the imagery of monsters in Chinese culture.
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Comparing Confucius’ Analects to Character Education in the U.S.

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Delve into a study of Confucius and character traits. In this Confucius lesson plan, compare the analects of Confucius to character traits.
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Comparing Confucius’s Ideas to the Ones We Have in America Today

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders study Confucius and his teachings. In this history lesson plan, 7th graders specify the principles emphasized by Confucianism and compare Confucianism ideas to rules we have in our own society.
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Confucius, Covey, and Wu Liang Shrine

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine the philosophies of Covey and Confucius on one's afterlife. In this social studies lesson plan, students explore the panels on the Wu Liang Shrine and compare Confucius’ analects with Stephen Covey's writings in order to...
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Translating Confucius

For Teachers 8th - 9th
In this social studies worksheet, students translate 8 quotes from Confucius into their own words. Students also research other philosophers such as Buddha, Socrates, and Jesus.
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The Teachings of Confucius

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders study who Confucius was and when he lived. They explain the basic ideas of Confucius, his plan for a good government, and his ideas on harmony in society. They explain the impact of Confucian teachings on contemporary...
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Traditional Values vs. Modern Culture in the Asian Community

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Students examine Chinese culture and values. They research the teachings of Confucius, create posters, write short stories, and analyze the history of and present state of gang culture through research, discussion, and writing.
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All You Need is Love

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students read the writings of Confucius. In this culture lesson, students discover the thoughts of Confucius about love. Students make inferences about the writings and Chinese philosophy.