The Roman Army Resource Bundle
What did it take to be a soldier in the Roman Army?

Use the Roman Army Resource Bundle to answer this question and engage your students in a study of ancient Roman practices.

Australian Curriculum Links: ACDSEH039

This resource is delivered as a 13 page PDF in A4 size.

So, what's included?

✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!

✓ Engaging 1100-word article entitled The Roman Army: A Training Manual targeted at 12-15 year-old readers gets students thinking about their eligibility to join the Roman Army, and the expectations of them once a member.

✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.

✓ Pre- & Post-Reading Quiz for analysing prior knowledge and reading comprehension (answers included).

✓ Understanding the Text Tri-Level Question Guide asks students 'Does the text say this? Does the text suggest this? Do you agree with this statement regarding the text?

✓ Roman Word Glossary worksheet for students to add to during their topic study

✓ Legionnaires and Auxiliaries Comparison worksheet

✓ Roman Army Reverse Revision worksheet asks students to write the questions to obtain the provided answers

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Created: Dec 23, 2016

Updated: Jan 11, 2019

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