This package contains a PowerPoint summarizing the last 400 years (approx) of the Roman Empire. The fall of Rome is compared to a storm as referred to by E.H. Gombrich in A Little History of The World. This slide show contains sound effects starting off with wind and building as the wars begin to rage in earnest. In addition to the PowerPoint there is a word doc. containing extra notes to go with each slide. Another PowerPoint is included using the same pictures but each slide has a project for the students to do. Another pdf includes extra details and teacher tips for the projects. This can be used as an entire unit study or have the students choose one project to do. The Fall of Rome - Student package includes handouts and student helpers for each project.