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Starter Study the labelled picture of a Roman legionary for 2 minutes. Try to remember as many details as you can. Study the kit of auxilia as well.

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Starter study the labelled picture of a roman legionary for 2 minutes try to remember as many details as you can s

  • Starter

  • Study the labelled picture of a Roman legionary for 2 minutes. Try to remember as many details as you can.

  • Study the kit of auxilia as well


Starter study the labelled picture of a roman legionary for 2 minutes try to remember as many details as you can s

It’s fashion week in Rome. Write the commentary for a catwalk for a Roman soldier in full uniform. Try to include as many features as you can. Include a soldier modelling what an auxilia would wear.


How can we find out about life at hadrian s wall

How can we find out about life at Hadrian’s Wall?

 Learning objectives

TBAT explain how the army helped to control the Empire

To examine different types of sources to find out about life on Hadrian’s Wall


Starter study the labelled picture of a roman legionary for 2 minutes try to remember as many details as you can s

Study the information on p.37 of ‘Contrasts & Connections’.

Note down 3 ways the Roman army helped to defend

Can you see any potential problems with the army?


Starter study the labelled picture of a roman legionary for 2 minutes try to remember as many details as you can s

 Your task Can you think of any reasons why the Roman’s built Hadrian’s Wall in AD 120? What did engineers consider when they planned where to build it?


Reasons for building hadrian wall

Reasons for building Hadrian’ Wall

To defend the Empire against invasion from northern tribes

To show local tribes how powerful the Romans were

To reassure Romans the Empire’s boundaries were fixed

To keep soldiers busy and disciplined

To regulate trade passing across the border


Your task

 Your task

  • Study the information on p.44-5 of ‘Contrasts and Connections’. Work in teams to find evidence of:

    • Discipline

    • Diet of soldiers

    • Health & living conditions

  • Write a paragraph explaining which source is most useful for finding out about life at H.W.


Starter study the labelled picture of a roman legionary for 2 minutes try to remember as many details as you can s

Vindolanda Tablet


Your task1

 Your task

Archaeologists have found thin slices of wood, with writing on. They date from 1st Century AD. They were used a postcards by soldiers and sent home to their families. How useful, are these documents?

Use the postcard template on the Studyhistory website and imagine you are a Roman soldier. Write a postcard home describing conditions at Hadrian’s Wall, food & discipline

Conduct your own research into the Vindolanda tablets to add more details


Extension task

 Extension task

  • Conduct some research into the Vindolanda Tablets? Find out when and how they were excavated. List 5 things historians have discovered


Homework

 Homework

  • Complete your postcard home from Vindolanda.


Plenary

 Plenary

  • Describe the kit of a typical legionary

  • 3 reasons why Hadrian’s Wall was built

  • Describe conditions at Hadrian’s Wall

  • Which evidence was most useful?

  • How useful are the Vindolanda Tablets for finding out about life at Hadrian’s Wall?


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