You'll shout, "Veni, Vidi, Vici!" when you discover how this great resource can prepare your students to read Shakespeare's Tragedy of Julius Caesar. If you are teaching this Shakespearean tragedy, then you know the Roman Republican period is a complex setting to understand. With this pre-reading internet activity, your students will become experts in Roman culture circa 44 BC! Students are asked to share facts and images of significant people, places, and events that make up the complex political situation that Shakespeare writes about. Never fear! You'll have them investigating Pompey, Plebeians, and Palatine Hill in time to "Beware the Ides of March!"