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Rome: Engineering an Empire CD-ROM Lesson Plan Set with DVD

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  • Format: DVD
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  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Run Time: 100 Minutes
  • Region: Region 1 Region?
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Language: English
  • Studio: A&E Video
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For more than 500 years, Rome was the most powerful civilization in the world, ruled by visionaries and tyrants whose accomplishments ranged from awe-inspiring to deplorable. This CD-ROM/DVD Lesson Plan Set from Multimedia Classroom contains a full-length documentary on DVD accompanied by a comprehensive social studies lesson plan organized by subject on CD-ROM.

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From the aqueducts to the Pantheon, this lesson explores Roman history through its innovative architectural structures from the rise of Julius Caesar in 55 BC to its eventual fall around 537 AD.

Primary sources include: Key writings by Julius Caesar, Virgil, and Cicero, historical images, and maps detailing the growth and migration of the Roman Empire.

Each lesson integrates short video clips that bring history topics alive, printable primary source documents, maps and other visual aids, printable review and critical thinking questions, vocabulary lessons, internet-based activities, and other resources. These materials are designed to correlate to both national and state curriculum standards.

The History Channel Multimedia Classroom is a set of exciting new social studies teaching tools drawn from its award-winning program content. These comprehensive lesson plans, correlated to individual state and national curriculum standards, are easy to use for both teachers and students.

Each unit contains the following:

  • Short video segments that bring history topics to life
  • Maps and other visual materials
  • Discussion and review questions
  • Easily printable primary source documents
  • Classroom activities and Internet-based activity links

Suitable for Middle School through Junior College.

For PC and MAC users system requirements, click here.

Every lesson is designed to offer maximum flexibility. Teachers can select entire plans or only the elements they need, allowing them to individually tailor each lesson. Each multimedia lesson is available in CD-ROM format (both PC & Mac compatible) and is accompanied by full-length award-winning programs on DVD from The History Channel®.

Minimum system requirements for PC users:

  • Intel Pentium III Processor or higher
  • Windows 2000 or Windows XP
  • 256 MB RAM minimum, 512 MB RAM recommended
  • 550 MB Available Hard Disk Space
  • 800x600, 16-bit (thousands of colors) color display or better
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Mouse
  • PCI Sound Card and Speakers
  • Printer recommended

Minimum system requirements for MAC users:

  • Mac® OS 10.3
  • iMac or G3 350 MHz or faster processor
  • 256 MB RAM minimum, 512 MB RAM recommended
  • 550 MB Available Hard Disk Space
  • 800x600 16-bit (thousands of colors) color display or better
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Mouse
  • Sound Card and Speakers
  • Printer recommended

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