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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