The Ancient Romans (Paperback)
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Short Description for The Ancient Romans Readers can journey back to ancient times in this series which introduces the people and cultures of specific time periods. Here, readers explore the legacy of art, literature, architecture, and traditions left by the Romans that lay the foundation for future civilizations. Full color.
- Published: 01 March 2005
- Format: Paperback 112 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780531167427 ISBN 10: 0531167429
- Sales rank: 292,048
Full description for The Ancient Romans
- The rich, full-color interior has a strong, engaging design that will draw in young readers. - At 100+ pages, this series offers substantially more information than other books for young readers available in paperback. - Contains several special features, such as a biographical dictionary, which describes important figures in the civilization, and a timeline. National Social Studies Standards: Grades 5-8 Culture: I - Explain and give examples of how language, literature, the arts, architecture, other artifacts, traditions, beliefs, values, and behaviors contribute to the development and transmission of culture. Time, Continuity, & Change: II - Identify and use key concepts such as chronology, causality, change, conflict, and complexity to explain, analyze, and show connections among patterns of historical change and continuity. - Identify and describe selected historical periods and patterns of change within and across cultures. Individuals, Groups, & Institutions: V - Demonstrate an understanding of concepts such as role, status, and social class in describing the interactions of individuals and social groups. Science, Technology, & Society: VIII - Examine and describe the influence of culture on scientific and technological choices and advancements, such as in transportation, medicine, and warfare.