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A note catcher graphic organizer on Julius Caesar's rise to power.
An Activity: Students think of their opinion and develop an argument about Julius Caesar. They present their opinion in a fun mini-poster.
A reading on the Roman Worldview and Historical Context
An Enrichment Activity: Free Response Question Prompt
Questions are designed to help students use critical thinking and develop abstract thinking. They are guided research questions that help students with inquiry based research.
This activity provides scaffolded note taking, guided research questions, and an engaging activity. Teachers can use the activity (mini-poster) as a fun formative to evaluate students' content knowledge and they can use it to help students practice forming historical arguments and supporting their arguments with reasoning. They reach their conclusions based on the research they performed on Caesar.
The resources can be broken apart and used individually or combined to build upon one another.