The Great Leap Forward Film Worksheet

The Great Leap Forward Film Worksheet

The Great Leap Forward was a crucial period in the history of Communist China. It was marked by Mao Zedong’s rule and the changes he implemented into the new state. This film worksheet explores the ideology, communes, women, The Great Leap Forward, and The Cultural Revolution covered in the film “People’s Century Part 15 1949 Great Leap”.

The film provides an in-depth look at Mao’s rule and the impact of his policies on the people of China. Students will learn about the ideology that drove Mao’s reforms and the communes that were established as part of the Great Leap Forward. The film also covers the role of women during this period and the challenges they faced.

The worksheet accompanying the film is designed to help students engage with the material and reinforce their understanding. The worksheet includes questions and activities that will encourage students to think critically about the events and ideas covered in the film.

In addition to the worksheet, students will have the opportunity to participate in class discussions and group activities that will allow them to share their thoughts and insights on the topics covered in the film. This will help students to develop their critical thinking skills and deepen their understanding of the period.

By the end of the lesson, students will have a comprehensive understanding of Mao’s rule, the Great Leap Forward, and the impact of these events on the people of China. This lesson plan is an excellent resource for students of modern history who are interested in exploring this fascinating period in depth.

The combination of the film and worksheet offers students a dynamic and engaging way to learn about the Great Leap Forward and Mao Zedong’s rule in Communist China. Whether used in a classroom or for independent study, this lesson plan is an excellent resource for students and teachers alike.

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Resource Information

Description:Student worksheet that accompanies the film.
Estimated lessons:1-2.
Ages14-18 years.
Format Word Document

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