Ancient Civilizations | History | Ancient Rome {Articles, Activities, & Vocab}

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This unit includes reading passages with comprehension questions to help students connect to the information, vocabulary activities, a timeline, map activity, government chart and so much more!!

Everything that you need to teach Ancient Rome is in this activity pack.

There are reading passages and comprehension questions about the following topics:

  • Geography of Italy
  • Legend of Romulus and Remus
  • Roman Daily Life
  • Mediterranean Diet
  • Center Courtyards
  • Religious Romans
  • Roman Republic
  • Farmers, Merchants, Craftsmen, Entertainers of Rome
  • The Twelve Tables
  • Soldiers of Roman
  • The Gladiators
  • Powerful Emperors
  • Julius Caesar
  • The Colosseum
  • Contributions: Roman Forum, Bathhouses, Aqueducts, Roads, Architecture

Go Digital--A Digital Version of This Unit is Now Available:

A Digital Version of this unit for Google Classroom is available here.

Part 1: Hook’em with “Fast Facts"

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

In this product, there are 20 reading passages 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.

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 includes the following activities:

  • Map Activity
  • Comprehension Questions
  • Character Mini-booklet for Julius Caesar
  • Trading Cards for Julius Caesar
  • Government: Roman Republic Activity and Chart
  • Ancient Rome Mystery Flaps
  • Spotlight on Vocabulary
  • Vocabulary Flip Flaps
  • Vocabulary Posters
  • Roman Road Diagram CRQ
  • Roman Contributions Activity
  • Timeline Activity
  • 6-page Flip Book
  • Answer Keys
  • Quiz & End of Unit Reflection

Part 4: 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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