High School ancient history lesson plans and activities: Rome

Resources and ideas for history, ancient history, rome, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

Medicine through time

Medicine through time

Medicine through time resources. Includes active learning lessons, revision games, numerous worksheets, some stand alone lessons and a variety of starter and plenary activities. Easy to adapt and all proven in the classroom.

By dmoorhouse

Gallery Walk from Mesopotamia through the Renaissance

Gallery Walk from Mesopotamia through the Renaissance

Gallery walks are an active way to engage students in new material. This big bundle of World History Gallery Walks begins with Mesopotamia and covers civilizations through the Renaissance. Skip the lecture and get students up and moving!What customers say about sets in this bundle:- "The kids found this very approachable, and I loved the synthesis that the coin activity required." - Ancient Rome- "My students loved this." - Renaissance- "This was a fantastic resource. My grade 8 social class is primarily boys, and they enjoyed getting to move around from station to station. They were engaged and were practicing their inference and note taking skills.." - The AztecsThis purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at docrunning@kulikuli.net. This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.

By DocRunningHistory

Ancient Rome: Ancient Rome Engineering Station Activities/gallery walk

Ancient Rome: Ancient Rome Engineering Station Activities/gallery walk

Ancient Rome: Roman Engineering Station Activities is a set of informational text on Roman engineering and five activities. Students read about key Roman engineering techniques and then explore one of these in-depth through one or more activities. Gallery walk option included for students to learn from each other's activities.This guide contains:- Informational text on 6 different examples of Roman engineering such as arches, roads, and aqueducts- Student directions for 5 related activities such as designing with arches, constructing aqueducts and more.- Teacher's guide for setting up and usingA great addition to your study of Ancient Rome. Use with other Ancient Roman activities, notes, and projects.Other Ancient Rome activities and projects include:-Ancient Rome: Introduction to Ancient Rome Gallery Walk-Ancient Rome: Student-centered unit projectThis purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at docrunning@kulikuli.net. This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.

By DocRunningHistory

Ancient Rome Digital Interactive Notebook Graphic Organizers for Google Drive

Ancient Rome Digital Interactive Notebook Graphic Organizers for Google Drive

14+ ready-to use digital notebook pages on Ancient Rome are great for differentiation. Students learn about and analyze different aspects of Ancient Rome such as technology, the republic and the Roman legacy. Great for Google Drive and 1:1 classrooms, this set of pages includes:- clickable graphic organizers for students- color coded boxes for the big ideas- teacher tips- possible responses for notes on Ancient Rome- Blackline masters of all pagesDigital notebook pages are great for differentiating.Topics Included- Early History of Rome- The Roman Republic- The Roman Senate- Republic to Empire- The Roman Empire in England- Social Class Structure in Ancient Rome- Daily Life in Ancient Rome- Roman Laws- Roman Art & Architecture- Roman Engineering- Entertainment in Ancient Rome- The Emperors of Ancient Rome- The Fall of Ancient Rome- Legacy of RomeAncient Rome resources include:- An Introduction to Ancient Rome Gallery Walk- Ancient Roman Engineering Station Activities-Ancient Rome Student-centered Project- Ancient Rome Interactive Notebook Graphic OrganizersThis purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at docrunning@kulikuli.net. This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.

By DocRunningHistory

Ancient Rome: Interactive Notebook Graphic Organizers for Ancient Rome

Ancient Rome: Interactive Notebook Graphic Organizers for Ancient Rome

Ancient Rome: Interactive Notebook Pages is a set of templates, template directions, and possible responses for notes on Ancient Rome. Pictures of each notebook page included. Great to use with a variety of Ancient Rome activities and projects.Pages included:- Cover Page- Table of Contents- Early History of Rome- The Roman Republic- The Roman Senate- Republic to Empire- The Roman Empire in England- Social Class Structure in Ancient Rome- Daily Life in Ancient Rome- Roman Laws- Roman Art & Architecture- Roman Engineering- Entertainment in Ancient Rome- The Emperors of Ancient Rome- The Fall of Ancient Rome- Legacy of RomeThis purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at docrunning@kulikuli.net. This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.

By DocRunningHistory

Ancient Rome: Introduction to Ancient Rome Gallery Walk Activity

Ancient Rome: Introduction to Ancient Rome Gallery Walk Activity

Ancient Rome: Introduction to Ancient Rome Gallery Walk is a ready-to-use gallery walk to introduce students to Ancient Rome. Students work in groups to go on a gallery walk and make notes about images and text related to Ancient Rome. Students conduct an initial analysis of their findings. Great to add to your study of Ancient Rome.This purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at docrunning@kulikuli.net. This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.

By DocRunningHistory

History: Bumper Resource Pack

History: Bumper Resource Pack

Last few days of this bundle now. £49.50 at normal prices for these resources. Until early next week they are less than half price!!! Grab them at the knock down price while you can. Now includes new materials on the topical area of the Russian Revolution and worksheets on the Norman Conquest.

By dmoorhouse

Romas army lesson

Romas army lesson

Full lesson that uses the opening scene from the movie 'Gladiator' to explain why the Roman army was effective. Printable resources, links to interactive resources, tasks and exam style Qs and scaffolded, differentiated resources.

By ballyduffboy

KS1 Women's History Month Presentations

KS1 Women's History Month Presentations

A selection of 10 presentations on 10 different inspirational women suitable for use with KS1. The slideshows are designed to be used as part of Women's History Month or for a thematic study in History. The women included have had a variety of roles in history, including as nurses, leaders and sportswomen.They can be used for assemblies, as an introduction to history or topic lessons or just as a filler during Women's History Month in March. The women included are:BoudiccaQueen VictoriaSerena WilliamsAmelia EarhartCoco ChanelJoan of ArcElizabeth IEdith CavellFlorence NightingaleMary SeacoleYou can also buy a bundle of 20 presentations, which includes these 10 for £8.

By blossomingminds

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Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day

PowerPoint presentation/quiz and task sheets about Valentine’s DayLearning outcomes:• Choose four new vocabulary words from the PowerPoint and find the definitions either using the PowerPoint or a dictionary.• Demonstrate an understanding of Valentine’s Day by taking part in a quiz.• Answer a written question about Valentine’s Day. • Write a mini biography

By tinpot

Medical Monopoly Revision Game

Medical Monopoly Revision Game

A game based losely on the board game. This activity is an engaging method of revisiting key elements of Medicine in the Ancient World. It comes complete with rules, guidance and easy to cut out currency. Prior to playing this game my own classes have completed a research project into the Ancient World either in class at the end of Year 9 or as a homework project prior to beginning their GCSE study of medicine through time. The project booklet is incuded in this package, though is available as a free resource from my resource list.

By dmoorhouse

Women's History - Boudicca

Women's History - Boudicca

This is a presentation on the warrior, Boudicca. It is designed to be used as part of Women's History Month in March, but can be used at any point in the year to teach about an inspirational historical figure. Use it as part of a lesson or for an assembly for KS1, KS2 or KS3.The presentation covers what life was like for Boudicca during the Roman invasion, before moving onto her rebellion and then her dramatic downfall. The last part of the slideshow contains some interesting questions to provoke discussion or for further exploration.

By blossomingminds

Siege Warfare - Full Lesson

Siege Warfare - Full Lesson

Designed for Year 7 students the lesson investigates the nature of warfare during the medieval era and Crusades. Students will study siege warfare through the recreation of the English siege of Caen in 1204, illustrating and labeling a siege through a literacy based activity based upon the novel 'Harlequin' by Bernard Cornwell. This activity can then be compared against the reality and students can plan to either attack or defend a castles. Links to video would then allow students to compare the changing nature of warfare between the medieval and Roman periods:A Teacher Guidance video is available for this lesson:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWNnMJ3szVc

By awithey

Ancient Societies Task Year 7 History

Ancient Societies Task Year 7 History

Created for Year 7 history - study of Ancient Societies. This task - with marking criteria - is in two parts. The first part of the task asks students to research a significant individual from any ancient society and construct an interview, with questions and responses. There is a list of suitable questions that students can use - or work from. Part 2 of the response allows students to be creative. They are asked to create a model that communicates knowledge of one aspect of an ancient society. Both marking criteria's included.

By teen91113

Sparta Murder Mystery for Classroom with Worksheet

Sparta Murder Mystery for Classroom with Worksheet

If you have ever done an murder mystery you know how fun they are. This murder mystery is designed to be used in a classroom and teaches about the Spartan Empire. It covers the warrior culture, helot slaves, and other key aspects of their society. Students in small groups (4-5) will enjoy learning about content and solving a murder at the same time! Worksheet included along with a map of the murder scene and answer key. Great for introducing a unit or reinforcing the content. This lesson takes 30-60 minutes depending on how you use it. A generic sample is shown in the images. Sparta 300 Leonidas Thermophiles Greek Greece Lesson Plan World Ancient Quick Student Driven Emergency Lesson Plan Europe History

By jeremymoore-bs-65

Women's History Month - 20 presentations

Women's History Month - 20 presentations

A selection of 20 presentations on 20 different inspirational women. The slideshows are designed to be used as part of Women's History Month or for a thematic study in History. They are suitable for use with KS1, KS2 and KS3 and can be used for assemblies, as an introduction to History or topic lessons or just as a filler during Women's History Month in March. The women included are: Elizabeth Garrett-Anderson Mother Teresa Rosa Parks Serena Williams Amelia Earhart Coco Chanel Emmeline Pankhurst Indira Gandhi Joan of Arc Marie Curie Elizabeth I Edith Cavell Florence Nightingale Mary Seacole Michelle Obama JK Rowling Aung San Suu Kyi Boudicca Margaret Thatcher Queen Victoria

By blossomingminds

World History Choose Your Own Adventure and Murder Mystery Bundle!!

World History Choose Your Own Adventure and Murder Mystery Bundle!!

Change how you are teaching content. This bundle includes Choose Your Own Adventures about the Neolithic Revolution, Holocaust and Cold War. These adventures have students role playing life during these time periods. Each has a worksheet. This bundle also includes three murder mysteries where students role play during the time period while solving a murder. They will learn content and not even know it! The murder mysteries include Rome, Sparta and US civil rights.

By jeremymoore-bs-65

Agrippina the Younger

Agrippina the Younger

12 pages of extensive notes on Agrippina the Younger with primary and secondary sources. Includes;Role of Imperial women in Roman society , family background and status, Early life, ambitions and marriages, role during the reign of Caligula, role during the reign of Claudius, power as Claudius wife, Promotion of her son Nero, Relationship with Burrus and Seneca, Nero and Acte, her waning of power, evaluation, Legacy and 16 possible essay questions. Excellent collection of notes for students or assistance in teaching in ancient personality.

By teen91113

Study Guide For 1st Year History

Study Guide For 1st Year History

This history study guide is one based on the Irish Junior Certificate Syllabus but it can be adapted to suit most history syllabi. It is a fantastic study guide as it categorises key elements of the course and makes it easier for students to learn a great deal of information by breaking it down for them. This covers the syllabus up until Christmas but it can be adapted for Ancient Rome, the Middle Ages and so on. It includes the work of the historian and archaeologist; conservation; the Stone Age; The Bronze Age; the Celts and the iron Age. It also provides practical study tips.

By Bumblealong

Roman Empire Murder Mystery for Classroom with Worksheet

Roman Empire Murder Mystery for Classroom with Worksheet

If you have ever done a murder mystery you know how fun they are. This murder mystery is designed to be used in a classroom and teaches about the Roman Empire. It involves their culture, senate and emperor and more. Students in small groups (4-5) will enjoy learning about content and solving a murder at the same time! Worksheet included along with a map of the murder scene and answer key. This lesson takes 30-60 minutes depending on how you use it. Use it to start a lesson or reinforce content. Instructions included. Senate Caesar Rome

By jeremymoore-bs-65