Three Mediterranean Cities
Deadline, Nov. 6, 160 points
What can we learn about the contributions of Rome, Athens, and Istanbul to the modern world?
What are the physical and cultural characteristics of each of these cities?
Each of these cities has shaped our world in some very profound ways. For this packet we will explore the unique geography and contributions of these three cities.
Then you will create a simple essay of two or three paragraphs explaining how the cultures of each city contributed to the world.
Every four items on the assignment will be worth five points.
Click on the thumbnail below to view a large map of southern Europe.
There is no printed file for this assignment. You will create your own document. Refer to the instructions in the middle column of this page.
Click below for the PowerPoint files we used in class.
See the links near the top of this column as well.