Many of you like to bring in current events with your lessons....
Here is news for you units on China.
Olympic Construction Unearths Ancient Treasure Trove
By JIM YARDLEY
Published: February 8, 2007
"Along the city's northern rim, surveyors examined the sites for the
main Olympic stadiums and discovered archaeological remains tracing
back 2,000 years to the Han Dynasty. In all, archaeologists excavated
700 ancient burial sites and recovered 1,538 artifacts, including
porcelain urns and jade jewelry, while collecting more than 6,000