Overview of the Ancient Roman Army Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain a chronological understanding of the Imperial Roman army. They will develop an awareness of the military in the organisation of Roman society and politics, in both the Republic and the early Empire. 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: Readings

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

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:

Resources for subscribers

Extension activities