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Unit 5 The Romans 
Chapter 14 The Roman Republic
509 B.C. - 30 B.C.


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Day 1
Topic   From Roman Republic to Roman Empire               
Objective
State Goals
16.A.3b  Make inferences about historical events and eras using historical maps and other historical sources.
17.C.3a Explain how human activity is affected by geographic factors.
Classwork-Homework
Roman Time Line  8:15

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readme.gif (1442 bytes) Altlas of World History pp. 34-35

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes)From Roman Republic to Roman Empire  19a & 19b

 

Resources
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) The Roman Republic From Ed Helper

 

Day 2
Topic  14-1 The Government
Objective
Describe how the Roman government was organized.
State Goals
16.C.1b (W)  Explain how trade among people brought an exchange of ideas, technology and language.
16.C.2b (W)  Describe the basic economic systems of the world's great civilizations including Mesopotamia, Egypt, Aegean/Mediterranean and Asian civilizations, 1000 BCE - 500 CE.
17.C.3a Explain how human activity is affected by geographic factors.
Classwork-Homework
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Terms to Learn
Republic: government where people choose their rulers
Veto:
say no to
Patricians: members of the oldest and richest
Plebians: Poorer citizens
Tribunes:government officials who protected the rights of plebians
Consuls:chosen to head the Roman Republic

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People to Know
Tarquin the Proud: Etruscan King overthrown in 509 BC

Roman Government  2:56

readme.gif (802 bytes) Section 14-1 The Government pp. 219-220

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Who Did What In the Roman Republic?     From Ed Helper

Resources
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Roman Government Chart
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Who Governed Rome?
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Who Governed the Roman Republic?
Note02.gif (247 bytes) More Detail Version   Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Blank Copy
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Law of the Twelve Tables

 

Day 3
Topic 14-2 Roman Expansion
Objective
Explain how the Roman government was able to expand.
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
18.B.3b  Explain how social institutions contribute to the development and transmission of culture.
Classwork-Homework
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Terms to Learn
Legions:5000 soldiers divided into groups of 60-120
Legionarie: a Roman soldier

Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) Roman Angram Great Introduction!

Roman Army Evolution  3:56
Roman Legion At War  5:00
Roman Legions  218BC-453AD  8:58

readme.gif (802 bytes) Section 14-2 Roman Expansion pp. 221-222

Note02.gif (247 bytes) The Growth of Rome

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) The Roman Army

crayon0a.gif (328 bytes) Join the Army Advertisement   Note02.gif (247 bytes) Information Cards

star.gif (2279 bytes) Roman Army Wordsearch

Resources

 

Day 4
Topic 14-3 The Punic Wars    
Objective
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
18.B.3b  Explain how social institutions contribute to the development and transmission of culture.
Classwork-Homework
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Terms to Learn
First Punic War: 264 BC Romans and Carthaginians
Corvus: movable bridge on the front of a ship
Second Punic War: 218 BC Hannibal attacks Rome over the Alps with elephants
Third Punic War: Burned Carthage, plowed it up, sprinkled salt

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People to Know
General Hannibal Barca: attacked Rome

atlas.gif (1202 bytes) Places to Locate
Carthage: Phoenician city in Africa
Sicily: the large island at the toe of the boot of Italy
Southern Gaul: present day France
Corinth: a Greek city-state

Punic Wars Overview  3:13

FIRST PUNIC WAR  264BC
First Punic War  4:37

SECOND PUINIC WAR  218BC
Second Punic War Battles
Second Punic War Animated  5:59
Cannae: Decisive Battles  8:05
Battle of Cannae Re-creation  10:00
Battle of Zama  3:32

Hannibal Barca  8:40

BATTLES BC: HANNIBAL
Battles BC: Hannibal part 1/6  9:23
Battles BC: Hannibal part 2/6  5:10
Battles BC: Hannibal part 3/6  9:04
Battles BC: Hannibal part 4/6  6:01
Battles BC: Hannibal part 5/6  5:56
Battles BC: Hannibal part 6/6  7:53

CARTHAGE
ENGINEERING CARTHAGE
Enginering Carthage Part 1 of 3 10:23
Enginering Carthage Part 2 of 3  10:32
Enginering Carthage Part 3 of 3  6:43

FALL OF CARTHAGE
Fall of Carthage part 1/5  9:37
Fall of Carthage part 2/5  9:57
Fall of Carthage part 3/5  9:55
Fall of Carthage part 4/5  8:42
Fall of Carthage part 5/5  9:23

readme.gif (802 bytes) Section 3 The Punic Wars pp. 222-24
The First Punic War
Hannibal and the Second Punic War
The Third Punic War

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Hannibal Barca

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Punic Wars Worksheet 

Computer.bmp (3254 bytes) Punic Wars: Why Did They Do That
Take the role of Hanniabal or the Roman Army

Resources
atlas.gif (1202 bytes) Punic War Map page 12 from "Here Ye! Hear Ye! Here Comes the Romans.13 page Lesson Plan
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Hannibal Crooses the Alps
Note02.gif (247 bytes)Punic Wars

 

Day 5
Topic 14-4 Effects of Conquest   
Objective
Summarize how the effects of conquest changed the Roman economy and government.
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
18.B.3b  Explain how social institutions contribute to the development and transmission of culture.
Classwork-Homework
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Terms to Learn
Latifundias: large estates that replaced small farms
Publicans: bought tax contracts, paid ahead of time, collected taxes from conquered countries

Rome: From Republic to Empire  3:23

readme.gif (802 bytes) Section 14-4 Effects of Conquest pp. 224-226
Agricultural Changes
From Farm to City
Decline of the Roman Republic

Resources

 

Day 6
Topic    14-5 Roman Leadership
Objective
Discuss the efforts to save the Roman Republic.
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
18.B.3b  Explain how social institutions contribute to the development and transmission of culture.
Classwork-Homework
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Terms to Learn
Dictator:absolute ruler
Triumvirate:
group of three people with equal power 

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People to Know
Tiberius Gracchus: reformer and tribune, killed by Senate
Gaius Gracchus: tribune, killed by seante
General Gaius Marius: consul; set up professional army
General Lucius Sulla: became dictator after civil war
Crassus: part of Triumvirate, died
Pompey: part of Triumvirate, murdered
Julius Caesar: part of Triumvirate, dictator
Mark Antony: Cesasar's closet follower, took Rome territories to the East
Octavian: Caesars grand-nephew and adopted son took charge of West, became sole ruler
Marcus Lepidus: ruled Africa

Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) Roman Time Line of Leaders

readme.gif (802 bytes) Section 14-5 Roman Leadership pp. 227-230
The Reformers
The Generals
Julius Caesar
End of the Republic

The Reformers
ANCIENT ROME: THE FALL OF THE REPUBLIC Tiberius Gracchus
Ancient Rome The Fall of the Republic: Part 1-1  7:09
Ancient Rome: The Fall of the Republic Part 1-2  7:10
Ancient Rome: The Fall of the Republic Part 1-3  7:14
Ancient Rome: The Fall of the Republic Part 1-4  6:31
Ancient Rome: The Fall of the Republic Part 1-5  8:55
Ancient Rome: The Fall of the Republic Part 1-6  6:12
Ancient Rome: The Fall of the Republic Part 1-7  8:14
Ancient Rome: The Fall of the Republic Part 1-8  7:17         

Resources
Julius Caesar
a. Caesar conquers Gaul.
b. In a long civil war, Caesar conquers another powerful general named Pompey.
c. The Roman Senate votes and makes Caesar a dictator.
d. As dictator, Caesar works to make things better in Rome by lowering taxes,appointing new senators and starting programs to help the poor.
e. Roman citizens begin to worry that Caesar’s relationship with Cleopatra, an Egyptian princess, will hurt the Roman Empire.
f. Caesar’s enemies create a plan to stop him.
g. In March of 44 B.C. Caesar meets with the Senate and they murder him.
h. Augustus Caesar, Caesar’s grandnephew, promises to catch the murderers of Caesar.
i. Augustus Caesar becomes the first emperor of Rome.
j. Augustus Caesar rules Rome until his death.

 

Day 7
Topic    14-5 History of Leadership
Objective
List the rulers of Rome
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
Classwork/ Homework
The Consulship of Gaius Marius  10:55

The Generals
Marius and Sulla  8:43
The Wars and Dictatorship of Lucius Sulla  10:19

THE BATTLE OF CARRHAE  53BC
The Battle of Carrhae Re-creation: Crassus Part 1/3  7:15
The Battle of Carrhae Re-creation: Crassus Part 2/3  7:15
The Battle of Carrhae Re-creation: Crassus Part 3/3  7:13

TEC
Resources

 

Day 8
Topic    Slave Revolt: Spartacus
Objective
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
Classwork/ Homework
SPARTACUS: Slave Revolt
Spartacus  - 1/5  9:59
Spartacus  - 2/5  9:50
Spartacus  - 3/5  9:45
Spartacus  - 4/5  9:50
Spartacus  - 5/5  9:59
TEC
Resources

 

Day 9
Topic    Julius Caesar
Objective
Describe the Life and death of Julius Caesar.
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
Classwork/ Homework
JULIUS CAESAR
Julius Caesar part 1/3  7:38
Julius Caesar part 2/3  7:50
Julius Caesar part 3/3  8:08

The First Triumvirate and Caesar's Galic War  10:21

GAUL: JULIUS CAESAR"S GREATEST BATTLE
Julius Caesar's Greated Battle Part 1/5  9:54
Julius Caesar's Greated Battle Part 2/5  9:55
Julius Caesar's Greated Battle Part 3/5  9:53
Julius Caesar's Greated Battle Part 4/5  9:48
Julius Caesar's Greated Battle Part 5/5  8:56

Ceasar: Republic to Empire  2:11

Ides of March
Death of Caesar 1  6:06
Death of Ceasar 2  7:36
Mark Antony Eulogy of Caesar  9:54  Marlon Brando as Mark Antony
 

Note02.gif (247 bytes) Julius Caesar

Note02.gif (247 bytes) Newspaper: Julius Caesar Murdered

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Julius Caesar Murder Report

TEC
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Day 7
Topic Flip Book Roman Republic   
Objective
Create a resource about the Roman Republic.
State Goals
16.B.2a (W)  Describe the historical development of monarchies, oligarchies, and city-states in ancient civilizations.
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
18.B.3b  Explain how social institutions contribute to the development and transmission of culture.
Classwork-Homework
crayon0a.gif (328 bytes) Flip Book Roman Republic
Section 1  p. 220  Roman Governemnt
Section 2 p. 222  Cause and Effect of Roman Conquest of Etruscan Cities
Section 3 p. 224  Outcomes of Punic Wars
Section 4 p. 226  Roman Agriculture Before and After the Rise of Latifundias
Section 5 p. 230  Reforms of Popular Leaders
Assessment p. 231  Decline of the Roman Empire

star.gif (2279 bytes) Treasure Hunt on Ancient Rome

TEC
Resources

 

Day
Topic    Virtual Field Trips
Objective
State Goals
Classwork-Homework
SchoolBus5.bmp (6174 bytes) Living In Roman Sussex   43 AD Neat site!!  13 Topics. 
Each Topic has three areas to explore and a story goes with each topic.

SchoolBus5.bmp (6174 bytes) The Romans  You could spend many class periods here.

TEC
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Day
Topic    
Objective
State Goals
Classwork/ Homework
TEC
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Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Assignments    crayon0a.gif (328 bytes) Art Activity    BookOpen.bmp (16686 bytes) Lesson Plan      braininjar.gif (1615 bytes)_TestsIconMap.bmp (3402 bytes) Maps     Note02.gif (247 bytes) Resources     Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Web Sites     SchoolBus5.bmp (6174 bytes)_Field_Trips     Computer.gif (1114 bytes) Computer      bookpages.gif (1592 bytes) Book      Dice.bmp (3974 bytes) Games    star.gif (2279 bytes)_Extra_Credit

ARMY-NAVY
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Roman Army Wordsearch
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Roman Sea Power
crayon0a.gif (328 bytes) Join the Army Advertisement  Note02.gif (247 bytes) Information Cards
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Galley   Picture
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Ancient Roman Navy
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Roman Army Page
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Roman Artillery
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Roman Helmet
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Roman Navy
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Roman Sword
ART
crayon0a.gif (328 bytes) Coloring Book of Ancient Rome
CLEOPATRA
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Cleopatra
GAMES
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Roman Board Games
GOVERNMENT
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Roman Government Chart
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Who Governed the Roman Republic?
HANNIBAL BARCA
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Hannibal Barca and the Punic Wars
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Hannibal Time Line
JULIUS CAESAR
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Julius Caesar From Ed Helper
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Murder Report Julius Caesar
bookpages.gif (1592 bytes) Assisination of Julius Caesar, 44 BC
Earth.gif (6650 bytes)Ides of March  Death of Caesar
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Julius Caesar
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Juluis Caesar: The Last Dictator
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Time Line of Julius Caesar
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Why Was Caesar Killed?
PLEBIANS
Note02.gif (247 bytes)  Plebian Timeline  509 BC - First Punic War
PUNIC WARS
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Punic Wars Worksheet  Computer.bmp (3254 bytes) Punic Wars: Why Did Thet Do That.  Take the role of Hanniabal or the Roman Army
Note02.gif (247 bytes) First Punic War Time Line
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Second Puinic War Map & Time Line
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Third Punic War 149-146 BC
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Armies and Navies
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Battles
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Roman Expansion and the Punic Wars
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Scipio Africanus   204-201 BC  Defeat of Carthage
SPARTACUS
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Spartacus From Ed Helper
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Historical Background
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Spartacus
Twelve Tables
Earth.gif (6650 bytes) Law of the Twelve Tables

 

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