• 7th & 8th History

    7th-8th History – Rome -Week 4

    PARENTS – Remember to let me know when your child has finished the assigned reading, then I will send my handout covering the week’s lesson. JULIUS CAESAR – GALLIC WARS Day 1 – Go to this website, http://www.returnofkings.com/10306/julius-caesars- gallic-war, and read about Caesar’s successful military campaign in Gaul. Day 2– Portable Roman Reader, pp. 213-223. Day 3 – Portable Roman Reader, pp. 223-227. Day 4 – What does the phrase “to cross the Rubicon” mean? Where did “Caesarean section” originate? Look up “czar” & “kaiser” in your dictionary. Write down the definitions. What does “Beware the ides of March” mean? RECITATION -Antony’s Funeral Recitation in “Julius Caesar,” by Shakespeare. Recommended…