Year of the Four Emperors Lesson


Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the 'Year of the Four Emperors' in the history of the Roman Empire. They will develop an awareness of the key people, places, and concepts associated with this event. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading and research options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Reading

Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet:

Four Emperors Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the webpage below:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of the research worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables.

Four Emperors Research Worksheet.docx
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Extension activities

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