Introduction to Ancient Rome Lesson


Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the origins of ancient Rome. They will develop an awareness of the key people, events, and concepts associated with this culture. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading, research, and video watching options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Reading

Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet below:

Intro to Rome Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the questions by reading the webpage below:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of the research worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables.

Intro to Rome Research Questions.docx
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Option 3: Watch video

Step 1: Download a copy of the viewing questions worksheet:

Foundation of Rome Viewing Questions.doc
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by watching the documentary below:

Watch on YouTube

Test your learning

Extension activities

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