Use the double bubble map to compare/contrast. Use in a literacy center with students using books to research more information. Then have students use the information to write a paragraph to compare Ancient Greece and Rome.
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Make a Roman Arch that works! Basically, Pour plaster of Paris into slanted ice cube trays, allow to harder. Sand lightly to smooth, and build yourself an arch. You will have to use an uneven number of blocks.