The Romans 

Below are some activities linked to our topic of the Romans. I have also attached some links which may be useful when researching.

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zwmpfg8

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/Romans.html

https://www.planbee.com/blog/romans-facts-for-ks2/

The Invasion

WALT:  Explain the spread of the Roman empire and recall key facts about the invasion of Britain.

 

I can answer comprehension questions to show I understand when and how the Romans conquered Britain.
I can create a poster or timeline to show how the Roman empire spread from 800 BC to AD 305.

File icon: pdf Invasion Questions Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 590KB] Click to download
File icon: ppt Lesson Presentation The Invasions.ppt [ppt 45MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roman Empire Maps.pdf [pdf 1MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Spread of the Roman Empire Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 716KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Who Was Julius Caesar Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 450KB] Click to download

Roman Roads

WALT: understand why the Romans built new roads in Britain, know where some of the main roads ran to and from and know how the roads were made.

 

  • I can label a map to show some Roman roads.
  • I can create a model to show a cross-section of a Roman road.

File icon: pptx Lesson Presentation Roman Roads.pptx [pptx 25MB] Click to download

Boudiccas Rebellion

 

WALT: Understand how the Roman empire affected different people and how they felt and reacted to the changes that were being made.

Success Critiria

I can act in role as a character from Roman Britain and show how that person would have felt and behaved.
I can write in role to show I understand how the Roman empire might have affected different people.
 
Watch the following clip and take notes to help.
 

File icon: pdf Meet the Characters Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 1MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Writing in Role Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 245KB] Click to download
File icon: ppt Lesson Presentation Boudiccas Rebellion.ppt [ppt 159MB] Click to download

Hadrian's Wall

Walt: describe who Emperor Hadrian was, say when, how and why he built a wall and explain the features of the wall.
 

I can tell you who the Emperor Hadrian was and when, how and why he built a wall.

I can describe and draw the features of Hadrian’s Wall

File icon: ppt Lesson Presentation Hadrian's Wall.ppt [ppt 40MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Hadrian's Wall Comprehension Black and White.pdf [pdf 1MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Hadrian's Wall Brick Shaped Cards.pdf [pdf 86KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Mapping Hadrian's Wall Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 166KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Wall Facts Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 187KB] Click to download

Roman Gods and Godesses

WALT: Understand what religious beliefs the Romans had and know about some of the gods and goddesses that they worshipped.

 

 

I can explain the different elements of Roman religion.

I can tell you the names of some of the main Roman gods and goddesses and write about what they represented to the Roman people.

File icon: ppt Lesson Presentation Gods and Goddesses.ppt [ppt 71MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Elements of Religion Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 48KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Gods Fact Poster Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 39KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Match Up the Gods Pairs Game.pdf [pdf 4MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roman Gods Card Game.pdf [pdf 230KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roman Gods Collecting Facts Board Game - Game Board.pdf [pdf 315KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roman Gods Collecting Facts Board Game - Game Cards.pdf [pdf 682KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roman Gods Collecting Facts Board Game Instructions.pdf [pdf 40KB] Click to download

Roman Baths

WALT: Explain what Roman baths were and know about the different amenities they contained.
 

I can draw and write about the different features of a Roman bathhouse.

I can tell you what a Roman bathhouse is and who used them

File icon: ppt Lesson Presentation Roman Baths.ppt [ppt 19MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roman Baths Floor Plan Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 74KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roman Baths Information Leaflet Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 845KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Using the Baths Poster Activity Sheet.pdf [pdf 43KB] Click to download