Aloha! We have started our next unit focusing on Ancient Greece and Rome. Below you will find more information about unit goals and inquiry questions.
This unit will introduce students to two ancient civilizations whose contributions can be seen in many areas of our lives today. They will learn about the Greek and Roman governments, major leaders, monumental battles, and the decline of the empires. Students will also learn about ancient Greece and Rome’s influence and contributions to our society today.
|How does physical geography affect the growth of a civilization?
How did early systems of government in Ancient Greece lead to the development of democracy?
How does a civilization change from a republic to an empire?
What causes civilizations to expand and collapse?
– Geography of Ancient Greece
– The political and social structures of Athens
– Geography of Rome
Republic to Empire: history and government