Roman Britain

You are the child of a Roman general living in Colchester. When Boudicca’s army attacks the amphitheatre at a gladiator tournament, your Dad is taken prisoner. You join the Roman army, but will you ever rescue your Dad?


In this Experience, your class will learn about:

  • Life in Roman Britain: villas and towns, lifestyle, religion & engineering
  • The Roman Army: hierarchy, army structure & tactics
  • Boudicca and the Iceni rebellion (AD60): Colchester, London & the Battle of Watling Street

Resources for each Experience include:

  • For KS1 & KS2: Recap, Discuss & Quiz; Glossary; Reading Comprehension; Grammar & Punctuation; Writing Opportunities
  • For EYFS: Recap, Create & Play; Word Mat; Actions Storyboard; Song lyrics & mp3s (for some Experiences)