Aim: The junior historians of 2017 will be able to describe how the Byzantine started after the collapse of the Roman Empire in the west.
2. Quick Review: Why did the Roman Empire collapse?
3. We will watch this YouTube video to introduce ourselves to the Byzantine Empire. You should not be watching it beforehand.
4. Track Mr. Sanders as he goes through his presentation on the Byzantine Empire. If you need to review the presentation later, you can see it here, or watch the video here.
5. Make a copy of this document. You will use it to take notes on the Byzantine Empire. After the presentation, open your notes document and fill out your notes from the presentation, you should go back to the presentation to make sure you have all the important information.