Presentation on theme: "Warm-Up Answer the following questions using COMPLETE SENTENCES on a sheet of paper. 1. What is an autocrat? 2. What were two advantages of building."— Presentation transcript:
1 Warm-Up Answer the following questions using COMPLETE SENTENCES on a sheet of paper. 1. What is an autocrat? 2. What were two advantages of building a city where Constantinople was located? 3. Who was the first emperor of the Byzantine Empire and what was his wife’s name? 4. What two buildings in Constantinople did Justinian build or rebuild? 5. What is the Justinian Code?
2 Agenda for Today Warm-Up #1 Byzantine Art/Architecture Notes The Great Schism ActivityByzantine/Russia WorksheetJustinian Code Worksheet
3 Justinian Code Worksheet Analyze the primary source then answer the four questions on the back with a partner!
4 Essential QuestionsWhy was the Hagia Sophia so important to the Byzantine Empire?Describe what the Hippodrome was used for.What were mosaics?What were icons typically depicting?
20 Partner Activity Read the Great Schism worksheet with your partner Pick 5 areas of differences between the Byzantine Empire and Western EuropeCreate a poster describing the differences and include a picture for each explanation