Overview of Emperor Nero Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the life and achievements of the emperor Nero in the history of the Roman Empire. They will develop an awareness of the key people, places, and concepts associated with this individual. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading, research and watching 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:

Nero 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.

Nero Research Worksheet.docx
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Option 3: Watch video

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

The Downfall of Nero Viewing Questions.d
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by watching the video below:

Test your learning

Extension activities

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