What if the Ancient Romans Were on Social Media? challenges students to create social media profiles and posts for 37 famous ancient Romans. They need to use their imagination and independent research to fill out personal information about each individual as well as his or her family, friends, acquaintances, jobs, education, and interests. Then they are challenged to write ten posts he could have posted and illustrate five of them as though they were shared in image or video format. They can also draw pictures to represent friends and acquaintances. Seven pages are included for each individual. The entire unit can be printed, or you can print only the individuals students are studying. A set of blank worksheets are also included for anyone being studied that is not included. 272 pages total.
Ancient Romans in this unit are Appius Claudius Caecus, Augustus Caesar, Aurelian, Caligula, Cato the Elder, Cato the Younger, Cicero, Claudius, Commodus, Faustina the Younger, Gaius Marius, Hadrian, Horace, Julia Agrippina (Agrippina the Younger), Julia Domna, Julius Caesar, Marcus Aemilius Lepidus, Marcus Aurelius, Marcus Licinius Crassus, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, Mark Antony, Nero, Ovid, Pontius Pilate, Publius Cornelius Scipio, Publius Cornelius Tacitus, Publius Helvius Pertinax, Romulus Augustulus, Scipio Africanus the Elder, Scipio Africanus the Younger, Septimius Severus, Silius Italicus, Tiberius, Trajan, Valerian, Vespasian, and Virgil.