BC: The End
FC: Our Amazing World
1: “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine | From China: A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.
2: CHINA: Land of rice and more than one billion people
4: Life As A Kid | Most of the kids in China fly kites, but their kites are bigger than the ones we fly. Their kites are shaped like dragons, tigers, pandas and fish. | Shanghai, China is the biggest city in China. It has curly bridges and lots of buildings. | Researched and Written by Jose
5: Tai chi is sort of a sport for people who are over weight that do not want to be over weight. | Over a billion people people live in China. China has problems with too many people living there.
6: Interesting Places or Things To Know | Thousands of years ago in China there were emperors. This is the Forbidden City in China (where the emperors lived). The Great Wall of China is 3,923 miles. They built the Great Wall to keep their enemies out. It would take one week to get from one end to the other.
7: Researched and Written by Jada | China's New Year is in the spring. The Chinese love to dance and do art. Every year they do a dragon dance.
8: Land and Animals | Giant pandas live in China because they have bamboo (forests). They live in trees. They eat leaves (and bamboo). | Researched & Written by Chloe
9: Golden monkeys live in the tropical rain forest. They live in trees. they have long noses.
10: Favorite Foods | This is (Peking) fried duck, The bandage around his neck is there because they can't get the head off. | Chinese people kill sharks to make shark fin soup. | Researched and Written by Kai
11: This farmer grows rice in his garden. Chinese people have rice in every dish.
12: Special thanks to: Ms. Smith, our beloved 2nd grade teacher Ms. Frachetti, our amazing librarian and editor Roberts K-8 2011
13: Life as a Kid by Jose | Interest-ing Places or Things to Know by Jada | Land and Animals by Chloe | Authors | Favorite Foods by Kai