Quote of the Day: "Time the devourer of everything." - Ovid, Roman Poet (pictured to the right source)
* Why was Rome successful?
* What was the impact of geography on the development of the Roman Republic and Empire?
* How was the government of Rome organized?
1) Roman Empire Chapter Video - "The Roman World" (10 min) Students will take notes on the video.
2) Chapter 5 Section 1 Notes - "Impact of Geography on Rome" and the "Roman Republic" Students will be able to answer the question - "Why Was Rome Successful?"
3) CNN Student News if time permits