Houghton Mifflin Social Studies
Across the Centuries

Lesson at a Glance
Chapter 2, Lesson 1: The Fall of the Roman Empire (pp. 26-31)

The Big Idea
Framework Concepts: Conflict and Scarcity The Roman Empire faced enormous problems as barbarians crossed the borders, and food and money shortages prevented good solutions.

Lesson Outline
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