Presentation on theme: "Fall of Rome & Spread of Christianity"— Presentation transcript:
1 Fall of Rome & Spread of Christianity Date:ABWhat factors led to the fall of Rome and how did this lead to the expansion of Christianity?Fall of Rome & Spread of ChristianityClass Work:Warm Up: What do you think the Map is of? Why? What information is the map need to be better understood?Warm-Up/DiscussFall of RomeSpread of ChristianityGroup Timeline CompetitionHomework:WIOStudy Vocab CardsVocab Quiz Next ClassWIO:What factors lead to the spread of Christianity during the Byzantine Empire? Explain how each of these factors contributed to the expansion of Christianity. *Minimum of 5 Sentences*Page 117Page 116
2 Warm Up: What do you think this is a map of? Why?
14 The Legacy of Rome Republic Government Roman Law Latin Language Roman Catholic ChurchCity PlanningRomanesque Architectural StyleRoman EngineeringAqueductsSewage systemsDamsCementArch
15 Byzantine EmpireThe eastern part of the Roman Empire became known as the Byzantine Empire or Byzantium.
16 Constantinople grows Capital of Byzantine Empire Constantinople became a leading center of trade.Trade helped the Byzantine Empire grow rich.
17 Constantinople Constantinople was named for emperor Constantine. Constantine was important because he legalized Christianity in the empire.Under Constantine’s rule, Christianity spread greatly.
18 Timeline ActivityYou will be placed into groups and be given a series of events in Ancient Rome.You job will be to place them in the correct order.You will only be able to submit the order 1 TIME!Team with the most correct answers wins.