This printable introduces your students to the 1st Punic War, Romans against Carthaginians in a battle over the control of Sicily and the surrounding islands and waterways.
Included in your printable (please look at preview also, for more detail):
•Informative passage about the war in an organized, easy-to-understand format.
•An comprehension activity that can be done individually or in pairs, answering the 5 W's (Who, What, Where, When and Why) about the War, using the text provided.
• A black and white map of the land areas, with mapwork for students to complete.
• A mosaic of a Roman Trireme
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