6ABC History: Rome – The Making of a Great City

We all know the Rome was the capital of the Roman Empire, but how much do we really know about Rome? How did it get started? What was it like? Who were the people who made it great?

Watch this video about the legend of the founding of Rome. It has to do with two dynamic brothers. Take notes!

Q: What were some factors in the story that shaped how the city would be built?

Now, watch the next video about some of the key sites, the 7 Wonders of ancient Rome. Use the work sheet to label each one and answer questions. Write out as much info on each as you can.

ps. If you missed class you can find the worksheet HERE.

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