Ancient Rome (DK Revealed) by Peter Chrisp. You can use this book as an overall reference guide to the culture and infrastructure of Ancient Rome. This book also shares lots of extra details that would be helpful when writing your articles. Grade Level: 3rd-7th ***
Ancient Rome by Muriel L. DuBois, Richard Saller (Consultant) Age Range: 8-14 years old This book focuses on giving a brief overview of the culture of Ancient Rome. It would be helpful in helping you determine what areas you want to focus your articles on. There are also many great pictures in this book that you can use.
Rome To Alexandria: A Collection of Short Stories by Robert Colton This is a collection of short stories about a Roman named Marcellus and the many mysteries he has to solve. (This text would be focused toward the avid and higher level readers in the classroom, and not all stories in this collection would be suitable for 6th graders.) ****
Geography Matters in Ancient Rome Geography Matters in Ancient Rome looks at how the Roman Empire changed through time and gives fascinating insights into many different aspects of Roman life through its geography.