Mysteries revealed: The Great Wall of China

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By John Davisteacher and freelance writer

Discover the longest, and largest, manmade structure in the world

The Great Wall of China

Download a stunning A4 Poster, to display in your classroom.

Plus, read our FREE Activity sheet, ‘Mysteries revealed: The Great Great Wall of China’ for more facts about the site.

Taking inspiration from the Latin word for ‘a reminder’ (monumentum), this history series focuses on some of the world’s greatest – and most mysterious – historical monuments. The monuments featured have linked activities designed to encourage children to reveal the mystery (or not!) behind these landmarks. A snap shot of relevant background information (for teacher reference or to extract and share with your class) and a stunning A4 poster will be provided each month for the monument in focus. This month, we focus on the Great Wall of China.

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