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Decline of the Empire

Decline of the Empire

Author: Joshua Work

SS.HMW.10.01    Analyze the impact of the fall of Rome on the culture of Europe throughout the Middle Ages. 

This unit will focus on the events leading up to the fall of the Roman Empire and its causes and immediate effects. 

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Fall of Rome Worksheet


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  1. Create a googledoc titled "The Fall of Rome".​
  2. With your group, summarize at least four (4) reasons for the fall of Rome.
  3. Each group member will write a paragraph describing which reason they believe is the most influential for the fall of Rome.
  4. Read each other responses.