This Ancient Rome packet has rigor, versatility, and fun! NOW A COMPLETE UNIT BUNDLE!
CONTENT– The content in the bundle is organized with the key "big idea" Common Core concepts for Social Studies in mind. The concepts covered are:
· Government /Leadership
· Social Classes
Through teaching with key concepts as a filter, students will become familiar with the crucial attributes that have enabled civilizations to prosper. A foundation of key “big idea” concepts will guide students and class instruction with a platform to think critically, and make comparisons as young social scientists.
This Ancient Rome bundle is divided into IV parts:
I. ANCIENT ROME NOTES, POWERPOINTS, GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS, STATIONS AND CONTENT INSTRUCTION-
The content instructional materials are both student-centered and teacher-driven depending on teacher preference:
⚡1.Ancient Rome PowerPoint Notes
⚡2.Two Page Printable Notes with Graphic Organizers
⚡3.Ancient Rome Student Centered Reading Stations
that are labeled and categorized with the key concepts.
⚡4. Student-Centered Big Ideas Foldable: A Mini Project!
⚡5. Complete Vocabulary Mini Bundle
including: vocabulary assignments (varying format options in WORD and PDF), games, review and a quiz
⚡6. Complete Geography Introduction Mini Bundle
including: Satellite Map physical geography introduction, map assignment, fun scavenger hunt activity, Where in the World class game and three physical geography assignment options.
⚡7. Ancient Rome Pre and Post Unit Introduction/Review Activity
This activity has students analyze primary sources, maps, and pictures to predict what they will learn!
⚡8. Ancient Rome Introductory Investigation
This lesson is a great introduction and has a summative piece. Students analyze visuals, primary source excerpts and map to make predictions about the content they will learn about.
⚡ Doodle World History Summary Activity.
Fun creative note-taking graphic organizer that allows students to detail the 6 key "big idea" concepts.
II. ANCIENT ROME ACTIVITIES, CLOSE READINGS, WORKSHEETS AND COMMON CORE WRITING-
Current, engaging and interactive activities that have students process information. This packet includes:
⭐1. Interview with Augustus iPad Time Machine Activity!
⭐2. FUN iPOD Playlist for a Roman Citizen!
⭐3.The 12 Tablets- FAIR? YOU DECIDE!
Common Core Information Text Reading and Writing
⭐4.Common Core Writing Pre-Write and Template and Teaching Resources for an Informative Paragraph
⭐5.Common Core Aligned Research Project Packet and Activity (6 ideas and Templates with the SAME rubric)
⭐6.Common Core Primary Source Quote Activities
(5 to choose from)
⭐7. DBQ- Roman Achievements Document Based Question
Reading and Writing Activity
⭐8. What's Your Destiny?
-Close reading and fun comprehension game. Students read and compete in a displayed class game board. Winning students choose a fictitious destiny that is shared with the class!
III. ANCIENT ROME REVIEW AND FUN GAMES!-
☀️1.A Storyboard Assignment
☀️2.Key Term Matching/Categorizing Printable with the "big Idea" key concepts for Social Studies.
☀️3. FUN Vocabulary and Geography Class Games!
☀️4. Jingle Mingle Fun Review Interative
- Students mingle about the room finding partners. When the music stops, students address essential learning questions together!
IV. ANCIENT ROME TESTS AND ASSESSMENTS
✍1. Vocabulary Quiz with academic and content vocabulary
✍2. Common Core Literacy and Writing Multiple Choice Test
in editable WORD and PDF
✍3. The DBQ listed above is also an extraordinary assessment!
This packet is not just a random selection of readings with unclear outcome expectations. Students will build a framework for future learning with concepts that will be repeated throughout their academic careers! Have a great unit!
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