Dec. 14, 2011: Cause One Of the Middle Ages, Fall of Rome
1. Take a few minutes and list as many facts as we can about Rome at it's highest point?
2. See this map of the Roman Empire: http://www.worldology.com/Europe/images/rise_rome.jpg What does this tell us? What is another name for the Germanic Tribes to the Northeast?3. Find out five reasons for the Fall of Rome: Use your own sites in Diigo or this one saved by Jamie: http://www.rome.info/history/empire/fall/
4. Now pick two of the reasons above and explain how they impacted society and led to Rome's Fall.
5. See image projected on front board. What are five details you see. What does it show us or explain what is happening here.
6. The Roman Empire had been in place over 800 years, what do you think will happen in Europe now that Rome has been destroyed?