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Unit Title: Roaming with the Romans
Grade Level(s): 9
Subject/Topic Area(s): Ancient and Imperial Rome
Key Words:
Ancient Rome, Roman Empire, Culture, Expansion, Government, Rise, Decline
Designed by: Caitlin Alexander
Time Frame: 20 (80 minute) blocks
School District: RSU 9
School: Mt. Blue High School

Brief Summary of Unit

Students will show an understanding of the themes and events that were apparent in and
occurring during the Roman Republic and Empire. They will show their understanding
through different types of assessment, the students will show their ability to analyze and
identify key themes that appear over the course of the history of the Empire. As a final
assessment, the students will create a prezi presentation that shows comprehension
of the subject gained through the course.