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A close reading activity about the life of Roman General, Mark Antony. The informational text follows his support of Julius Caesar, Cleopatra, his civil war with Octavian, and finally his death and legacy. The reading comprehension resource is perfect for students learning about Ancient Rome.
The activity requires NO PREP and has a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers.
Answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.
Time allowance ( one hour)
5 minutes - read through the text individually.
40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)
15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers
This activity is part of a bundle of close reading activities about Ancient Rome. The bundle consists of eight activities listed below, and a Julius Caesar Biography Unit, all for just $6.00!
The other close reading activities in the Ancient Rome collection includes:
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