Ancient Rome - Infographic Analysis (Internet Activity) and Journal Assignment - This 10 page resource contains an infographic analysis activity in which students view an infographic related to the ancient city of Rome. Students will view the Rome infographic online using the history.com website and then complete the related analysis activity. The resource includes a detailed teacher key for ease of assessment.
This resource will help your students to understand the significance of Rome as an ancient city and what daily life would have been like for Rome citizens. After completing the analysis activity, your students will complete a journal writing assignment to show their understanding of the information contained in the infographic. The journal writing assignment requires them to assume the role of a citizen of Rome and to write as though they are displaying what daily life in Rome would have been like for Rome citizens. The journal writing assignment includes a marking rubric for ease of assessment.
This is an excellent resource for incorporating technology into your social studies classroom and for having your students analyze a source! Your students will gain an appreciation for the importance of the ancient city of Rome and the achievements that were made within it! A great tool for learning about ancient history in Rome!