Teaching Module

Ancient China

Document Based Question

by Jessica Hodgson
(Suggested writing time: 50 minutes)

Using the images and texts in the documents provided, write a well organized essay of at least five paragraphs in response to the following prompt:

  • Evaluate the purpose and role of education for children in Ancient China.

How to Cite This Source

Anne Kinney, "Ancient China," in Children and Youth in History, Item #187, http://chnm.gmu.edu/cyh/teaching-modules/187 (accessed September 23, 2014).