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Ancient Rome

Lesson 8

Objective

Describe what life was like for enslaved people in the Roman Empire. 

Readings and Materials

  • Book: Eye Wonder: Ancient Rome  pp. 34 – 35

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Target Task

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Writing Prompt

What was life like for enslaved people in the Roman Empire? Why? 

Mastery Response

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Key Questions

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  • What role did enslaved people play in Ancient Rome? What jobs were they responsible for? 

  • What rights, if any, did enslaved people have? 

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Common Core Standards

  • RI.3.3 — Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.

  • RI.3.5 — Use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, sidebars, hyperlinks) to locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently.

  • RI.3.7 — Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).

Spiral Standards

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L.3.4

RF.3.3

RF.3.4

RI.3.1

RI.3.10

RI.3.4

SL.3.1

W.3.10