-- Describe the founding and geography of Rome
-- Take notes on the 2 phases of Roman history (and the definition of a republic)
-- View p. 427 to contrast the size of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire.
-- View p. A28-A29 and A32-A33 to contrast Alexander's empire and the Roman Empire
-- Read p. 431-432 about the legend of Romulus and Remus. View images of the famous statue of the she-wolf and the twins.
-- Continue with reading p. 432-433 about the physical geography surrounding Rome
-- View p. A16 (physical map) and make inferences about how physical geography might have impacted Rome's development.
-- Period 7: Alexander the Great poem due Friday (use powerpoint on Monday's and Tuesday's website post for facts on Alexander the Great)
Notes/Handouts/Material covered in class:
-- The story of Romulus and Remus (Google it)