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Unexpected Explosion: A glimpse into Mt. Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii

Unexpected Explosion: A glimpse into Mt. Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii
Unexpected Explosion: A glimpse into Mt. Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii
Unexpected Explosion: A glimpse into Mt. Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii
Unexpected Explosion: A glimpse into Mt. Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii
Unexpected Explosion: A glimpse into Mt. Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii
Unexpected Explosion: A glimpse into Mt. Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii
Product Description
This 3-page printable file contains everything you need to introduce your students to Pompeii, the ancient city buried by Mt. Vesuvius.

This printable includes:
• Informative, easy to follow text explaining the event.
• A map showing Mt. Vesuvius and the surrounding area
• Photographs of Pompeii today.
• Photograph of a painting that was excavated from Pompeii
• Photo of carbonized bread found at the site and a definition of carbonization.

After students read and view the photos, there is a writing extension including two prompts. Please check the preview for more details on the writing extension!

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Total Pages
3 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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