EQ: How do challenges faced by Roman women parallel challenges faced by American women today? 
Driving Question: How can the study of Ancient Roman women help create gender equality in America today? 

Scenario: 
From the persistence of income inequality to continuing disparity in leadership roles, it has been acknowledged that women in America today still experience gender inequality. 

As both a Roman Historian and an advocate for gender equality, you were invited to a conference hosted by the American Association of University Women to address the following question: How can the study of Ancient Roman women help create gender equality in America today? 


Objectives: 
(SWBAT)
  • Develop an effective research question to guide and then continue the inquiry process.
  • Analyze a variety or print and digital articles to help answer research question. 
  • Create an arguable thesis statement that ignites conversation and further learning.
  • Evaluate technology tools to choose the best-fit vehicle for an effective presentation.
  • Share an authentic and well-framed expression, which addresses driving question.