Ancient Rome Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Related Standards: RI.6-8.1 & RH.6-8.8

Core Standard

Rome eventually grew to sheer gigantic proportions, but it all began through the strength and size of the trade system that they created. The small city located on the banks of Tiber was a prime location where merchants could navigate to and from by ship. The culture was to a degree built off the backs of the Greeks especially when it came to architecture and literacy. While trade got the empire started it was war that made them infamous and successful. This led to the civilization basically ruling all of Europe for near a thousand years. This influential culture lead to waves of invocation and culture that still impact the Western world. These worksheets will explore the ins and the outs of the ancient Roman civilization.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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