This section contains 30 daily lessons. Each one has a specific objective and offers at least three (often more) ways to teach that objective. Lessons include classroom discussions, group and partner activities, in-class handouts, individual writing assignments, at least one homework assignment, class participation exercises and other ways to teach students about the text in a classroom setting. Use some or all of the suggestions provided to work with your students in the classroom and help them understand the text.
Objective: Roman legions. One of the great strengths of the novel is its realistic portrayal of everyday life in the Roman military. This lesson will look at Roman military structure and what made them so effective in conquering the world.
1) 1. Homework. Students will research and write a paper on the structure of the Roman army. What were its units? What were the leaders called? What type of weapons...
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