This PowerPoint presentation has definitions, pictures, animations and multimedia aspects on The Ancient Roman founding through the fall of the Empire period. It features primary source documents and activities for students to exercise their critical thinking skills and recall the information. Material covered: Italian geography, founding of Rome, Punic Wars, the Republic, Julius Caesar (along with many other Emperors), a Roman military breakdown, Social projects like the Coliseum and aqueducts as well as the extension of the Empire and it's downfall. In addition, it is common core compatible with built in questioning and reasoning, and it even includes an art history dimension. This is a must have for a serious educator.