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Unit  5 The Romans
Chapter 16 Christianity
1 B.C. - 1054 A.D.


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Day 1
Topic   Maps: Jewish Migration and Spread of Christianity                            
Objective
Identify and locate physical and geographical locations in the Roman Empire and the Holy Lands.
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
atlas.gif (474 bytes) Altlas of World History

readme.gif (1442 bytes) Atlas of World History  pp. 38-39

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Judaism and Christianity in the Roman Empire 21a & 21b

 

Resources
Computer.gif (1114 bytes) The Spread of Christianity  map

 

Day 2
Topic  16-1 The Beginnings
Objective
Explain how Christianity is based on Jesus's life.
Discuss the origins of Christianity.
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
Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) Terms to Learn
Scriptures: sacred writings
Messiah:
someone who would save them
Gentiles:
non-Jews
Missionary:
a person who spreads religious belief

Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) People to Know
Jesus: messiah "son of god"
Paul: first missionary of Christianity

atlas.gif (474 bytes) Places to Loacte
Bethlehem: birthplace of Jesus
Nazareth: where Jesus grew up
Jerusalem: city where jesus was convicted of treason and crucified
Palestine: disciples first spread christianity
Antioch: small groups begin meeting
Corinth: small groups begin meeting

The Miracle Maker  1:30:53  claymation movie

LIFE OF JESUS
The King Is Born  1:38
Lazarus Lives  1:06
Bread From Heaven  2:27

readme.gif (1442 bytes) Section 16-1 The Beginnings pp. 247-250
The Life of Jesus
Paul

Resources

 

Day 3
Topic  16-2 Christianity and Rome
Objective
Trace the spread of Christianity.
State Goals
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
Classwork-Homework
Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) Terms to Learn
64 AD: Fire of Rome, Christians blamed, Christianity illegal
312 AD: Constantine becomes Christian
313 AD: Edict of Milan: Religious freedom
392 AD: Christianity the official religion of the Roman Empire

Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) People to Know
Constantine I
:
Became Christian after seeing a flaming cross in the sky
"In this sign thou shalt conquer"
Won battle.
Painted cross on shields

Theodosius
: Emperor made Christianity official religion of Rome

CONSTANTINE: ROME"S FIRST CHRISTIAN EMPEROR
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 1  5:59
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 2  8:12
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 3  4:56
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 4  7:18
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 5  5:59
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 6  9:21
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 7  5:06
Constantine the Rise and Fall of an Empire 8  5:36

readme.gif (1442 bytes) Section 16-2 Christianity and Rome pp. 250-252
Political Conditions
The Spread of Christianity
Constantine I and Theodosius

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Christianity in the Roman Empire

Resources

 

Day 4
Topic 16-3 The Church    
Objective
Explain how the early Christian church was organized.
State Goals
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
Classwork-Homework
Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) Terms to Learn
Churches: small groups
Parish:
early church
Priest: Parish leader
Diocese:
grouip of several parishes
Bishop:
head of a diocese
Archbishiops:
most important bishops; governed churches in large cities
Patriarchs:
6 lrading archbishops
Heresy:
false doctrines
Monks:
christian men living in monasteries
Monasteries:
settlements, or communities, of monks
Nuns:
Christian women living in convents
Convents:
quarters for nuns
Abbot:
leader of the monastary

Chalkboard.bmp (15654 bytes) People to Know
Jerome: translated the Old and New Testaments into Latin
Augustine: leader of Christian thought
Basil: Basilian Rule; Monks would do good deeds set an example of Christian living
Benedict: Benedictine Rule
Give up possesions.
Wear simple clothes.
Eat simple foods.
Could not marry.
Go to church 7 times a day. One a midnight.
Work 6-7 hours a day in the fields

Inside a Benedictine Monastary  3:37

readme.gif (1442 bytes) Section 16-3 The Church pp. 252-256
Church Structure
The New Testament
Fathers of the Church
Monasteries

Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Life in a Monastary

Resources


Day 5
Topic   Christianity Foldable Book 
Objective
State Goals
18.B.3a  Analyze how individuals and groups interact with and within institutions.
Classwork-Homework
Section 1 p. 250 Christian Beliefs
Section 2 p. 252 Christianity and Roman society
Section 3 p. 256 Compare: Hermits and Monks & Nuns
Assessment p. 257 Church Heiarchy
Resources

 

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Classwork/ Homework
Resources

 

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AUGUSTINE
bookpages.gif (1592 bytes) City of God complete online version
CHRISTIANITY
Computer.gif (1114 bytes) The Spread of Christianity  map
Earth.gif (6650 bytes)  From Jesus to Constantine  30-313 AD
Earth.gif (6650 bytes)  The Organization of the Early Christian Church
MONASTIC LIFE
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Life in a Monastary
Pencil.gif (1165 bytes) Rule of St. Benedict  article and 13 questions
Note02.gif (247 bytes)  Humility Meditation
Note02.gif (247 bytes) Monastic Notebbok  picture of a monastary, life of Bendict

 

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