Chinese Artifacts
British Musuem Ancient China Artifacts
http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/world_cultures/asia/ancient_china.aspx
Brisith Museum Imperial China Artifacts
http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/world_cultures/asia/imperial_china.aspx
Ancient China at the British Museum
http://www.ancientchina.co.uk/menu.html

The Franklin Institute
http://sln.fi.edu/tfi/info/current/inventions.html
A Chinese House at the Peabody Essex Museum
http://pem.org/yinyutang/

Kidipede
http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/china/
The Takla Makan Mummies at Nova
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/chinamum/taklamakan.html
China's Mystery Mummies
http://library.thinkquest.org/J003409/china.htm
A Visual Sourcebook of Chinese Civilization
http://depts.washington.edu/chinaciv/contents.htm



Art and Literature
Chinese Folktales
http://www.chinavista.com/experience/story/story.html


Chinese Fables
http://chineseculture.about.com/library/extra/story/blyrh.htm?once=true&

Chinese Music
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/ent/A0857317.html

Chinese Art
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/ent/A0811910.html

Chinese Art at the Smithsonian
http://www.asia.si.edu/collections/chinese.asp

Geography and Important Places
Bamboo
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/lostempires/china/miracle.html

Scenic Places in China
http://www.warriortours.com/silkroad/index.htm

Religion and Ancestor Worship

Confucianism
http://www.friesian.com/confuci.htm


Buddhism
http://mcel.pacificu.edu/as/students/vb/history.htm

Dynasties and Government

University of Maryland-Chinese Dynasties
http://www.chaos.umd.edu/history/ancient1.html#shang%20%00

Portraits of Chinese Emperors-- click on Emperors in the list on the left
http://www.chinapage.com/main2.html

History of China at About.com
http://www.chineseculture.about.com/od/historychina/

University of Maryland site - History of China
http://www-chaos.umd.edu/history/toc.html

Portraits of Chinese Emperors
http://www.chinapage.com/emperor.html

Timeline of Chinese History at the Metropolitan Museum
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hi/hi_asch.htm

Contributions and Inventions
Chinese Inventions-Papermaking, Printing, Gunpowder, Compass
http://sln.fi.edu/tfi/info/current/inventions.html

Ancient Chinese Technology-a ThinkQuest site, with many topics
http://library.thinkquest.org/23062/ .

Chinese Inventions at About.com
http://chineseculture.about.com/od/inventions/?once=true&

Chinese Inventions
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/lostempires/china/age.html

Amazing Chinese Accomplishments
http://www.educ.uvic.ca/faculty/mroth/438/CHINA/CHINA-PAGE.html



Important People
Biographies of Chinese Emperors
http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0775280.html
Other Sites that cover a variety of topics
Kidipede-- All About Ancient China
http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/china/
Ancient China at the British Museum
http://www.ancientchina.co.uk/menu.html
China the Beautiful- covers many topics
http://www.chinapage.com/main2.html

Ancient China
http://www.mrdowling.com/613chinesehistory.html

Ancient China
http://www.historylink101.com/china_history.htm

Don't forget to try our on-line databases iConn.org and Grolier On-line.
When using iConn.org, choose the Kids InfoBits database and type "Chinese history" into the search box.
You will find Reference Articles and Magazine Articles about Ancient China.