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Take a Step Back in Time and Learn All About Ancient Rome


Learning about Ancient Rome is so much fun! This newly updated non-fiction activity pack has it all! It includes reading passages with scenes and questions to help students connect to the information, vocabulary activities, timeline, map activity, and much more!!

Everything that you need to teach Ancient Rome is in this activity pack with 80 pages! There are 20 Informational Articles about the following topics:
⭐Geography of Italy
⭐Legend of Romulus and Remus
⭐Roman Daily Life
⭐Social Classes in ancient Rome
⭐Mediterranean Diet
⭐Center Courtyards
⭐Religious Romans
⭐Roman Republic
⭐Farmers, Merchants, Craftsmen, Entertainers of Rome
⭐The Twelve Tables
⭐Soldiers of Roman
⭐Gruesome Gladiators
⭐Powerful Emperors
⭐The Colosseum
⭐Contributions: Roman Forum, Bathhouses, Aqueducts, Roads, Architecture
⭐For Elementary Grades – Second grade, Third grade, Fourth grade, Fifth grade
⭐Great for Core Knowledge

Be sure to check out the PREVIEW for more information.

Part 1: Hook’em with “Fast Facts True or False” Anticipatory Set. Students predict or answer at the beginning of the unit and then check-n-correct their answers after learning the information.

Part 2: Read & Visualize with Informational Articles and real-life photographs. In this product, there are 20 informational articles with comprehension and connection questions. You can also use these on the interactive white board, document camera, or as handouts while students read along with their copy of the informational articles.

Part 3: Focus on Skills: Reinforce and enhance student learning with a variety of LA skill-based activities related to the articles and main themes of the unit. This unit focuses on the following skills:
Map Activity
Ancient Romans Graphic Organizers (2)
Social Class Pyramid
Government: Roman Republic Activity and Chart
Ancient Rome Mystery Flaps
Vocabulary Flip Flaps
Vocabulary Posters
Roman Road Diagram CRQ
Roman Contributions Activity
Timeline Activity
Flip Book
Answer Keys
Persuasive Essay
End of Unit Reflection

Part 4: Classroom Posters: There are several full-color posters that correspond with the True/False Anticipatory Set and 10 Vocabulary Words. The posters have real-life photographs great for bulletin boards or to hang in your classroom to use while learning about ancient Rome.

Part 5: Assessment & Evaluation: There are several Quick Check Activities and Questions on the informational articles to check for understanding. They could also be used as homework or exit/entrance slips to reinforce learning as well as for assessment purposes. An end of the unit Reflection is included to evaluate learning.

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