Explore Ancient Rome
Welcome to Ancient Rome! Explore the sites below, following all directions and completing any writing tasks on page 74 of your ISN.
- Explore the Colosseum.
Click on this link, listen to the recording, move around the scene, click on pictures. This is the Colosseum today.
Click on this link and explore the Colosseum by clicking on the various target information icons in the picture. This is the Colosseum as seen in Ancient Rome.
Writing Task: write 3 detailed points that you learned about the Colosseum/Rome.
- Explore the Pantheon.
Click on this link, on the sidebar click on "Pantheon" and listen to the recording, click around.
Writing Task: Rome used a lot of ideas from other cultures/civilizations. What are 2 pieces of culture/architecture (building features) that you see in this picture that show the influence of other cultures on Ancient Rome? (there are 2 different examples and from 2 different cultures)
- Explore what Ancient Rome looked like at its peak.
Click on this link and watch Ancient Rome come to life.
Writing Task: Write down 5 observations about Ancient Rome geography, environment, culture, life.
Show Ms. Thornton your ISN page 74 with completed notes when done.
If there is still more time left in class, you may go back to the one of the sites and continue exploring.