Q4 W8 May 2019

TeacherKristen Smith
Subject AreaWorld History / Advanced World History
Grade Level6th
Week #5/13/19-5/16/19
Unit of InstructionAncient Rome
Standard(s) Taught

SS.6.W.3.15- Explain the reasons for the gradual decline of the Western Roman Empire after the Pax Romana.

SS.6.W.3.17- Explain the spread and influence of the Latin language on Western Civilization.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Student Goals:

  • Students will explain how Rome’s conquests helped spread the Latin language.
  •  Students will discuss the widespread use of Latin in law, medicine, government, religion, and education due to roman expansion into neighboring areas.
  •  Students will discuss the Latin language influence in the development of modern-day languages because of its widespread use.
  • Examples may include, but are not limited to, education, law, medicine, religion, and science.
  • Examples may include, but are not limited to, internal power struggles, constant Germanic pressure on the frontier, economic policies, overdependence on slavery, and mercenary soldiers.
Classroom Activities

Students will create magazine covers on the legacy of Rome. They will work with a partner to create a colorful title, facts, and an illustration on one Roman contribution.

Assignments Due

Roman Magazine Cover

Additional Resources

ALL IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.

When a student is absent, it is their responsibility to check the absent files in class and copy notes from a peer. Students will have the number of days absent to complete missing work. If you need any assignments emailed, please contact me at smithk@ivyhawnschool.org.

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