e. Analyze the factors that led to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire.
20) JOURNAL ENTRY, “THE FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE” - Information 173-176
Essential Question_- How did the Roman Empire Fall?
· On the Right Side - Complete the graphic organizer (Handout “The Fall of the Roman Empire”) that explains both internal and exterior causes for the fall of the Roman Empire. Use the textbook link for your information.
· On the Left Side - Using the information gathered on the right side of your journal, create a paragraph giving your opinion on what you think was the primary cause of the Fall of the Roman Empire.
Link for information on the reasons for the Fall of the Roman Empire.
This lesson explains the gradual fall of Rome. In doing so, it highlights corruption, division, and outside invasion as the main reasons for the fall of the Eternal City.