6th Grade World History
“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.”
(Reminder students do not bring their notebooks home for fear of being lost, but you have full access to our textbook online.)
We start Imperial China after the holiday break. Hope you had a wonderful holiday season!
1.Neo-Confucianism- a new form of the ideas of the philosopher Confucius; included Buddhist and Daoist beliefs.
2.civil service system- examinations that tested candidates on their knowledge of Confucian writings.
3. porcelain- ceramic made of fine clay baked at high temperatures
4. calligraphy- artistic handwriting
5. census- a count of the number of people in a country