The Decline of Rome Small Group Activity is a great way to teach the downfall of the Roman Empire by making it relevant to today. In groups of two, students analyze one of the reasons(per group) of Rome’s decline and draw similarities with today’s society. Students present their analogies to the class.
Six different reason plus the final blow from germanic tribes. The reasons are:
1. Decline in Roman morals and values
2. Decline in Public Health
3. Political Corruption
6. Military Spending
7. Final Blow - Germanic Invasions
Fall of Rome