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Bring Ancient Rome to life with Espresso

Discover how life today was dictated by the Romans

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Bring Ancient Rome to life with Espresso

Discover how life today was dictated by the Romans

Level up your Ancient Rome Lessons

History is more than learning about the past. It challenges children to think critically and ask questions. It teaches them about change. It inspires curiosity. 

Espresso holds an array of lesson presentations, activities, informative videos and extensive image galleries to support your history planning and engage your pupils as they investigate the influential world of the Romans.  

Level up your Ancient Rome Lessons

History is more than learning about the past. It challenges children to think critically and ask questions. It teaches them about change. It inspires curiosity. 

Espresso holds an array of lesson presentations, activities, informative videos and extensive image galleries to support your history planning and engage your pupils as they investigate the influential world of the Romans.  

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Popular Ancient Rome Resources

Here’s a snippet of what you’ll get access to with an Espresso subscription to level up your Romans content!

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The Roman Temple of Mithras

An ancient Roman temple has been moved stone by stone to the exact place in the City of London where it was originally built, nearly 2000 years ago. The temple to honour the god Mithras has been restored and reopened to 21st Century visitors.

Interactive Activity

Connecting Latin

Many of our words in English originally come from Latin, the language of the Roman Empire. Can you work out what these Latin words mean and connect them to their English translations?

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Make a Mosaic

Design your own mosaic picture using a grid. Then make your mosaic using coloured paper squares and translating your image with a grid.

Fraserburgh South Park

I like the fact that each video has a follow-up activity such as a quiz. We often complete the quizzes as a whole class on the whiteboard.”

Nicole, Year 6 Teacher Fraserburgh South Park Primary

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The key to keeping children engaged and interested is to show them how their learning is relevant today. Our ‘History in the News’ section supports you in creating cross-curricular learning experiences from a variety of age-appropriate news stories.

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With videos, poetry, printable resources and music to name a few, Espresso has a plethora of interactive resources to really immerse children in history! From the ‘Jolly Sailor’s Hornpipe’ to a whistling firework, we’re bringing the real-world into the classroom.

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History can be a bit of a minefield, but Espresso has carefully curated a ‘Teacher area’ for each topic. From objectives and assessments to writing opportunities and key vocabulary, they’re here to help you use resources in the most effective and engaging way for you and your class.

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History can feel like a bit of a minefield, but Espresso has a carefully curated ‘Teacher Area’ complete with detailed teacher notes for each topic. From objectives and assessments, to writing opportunities and key vocabulary, they’re here to help you use resources in the most effective and engaging way for you and your class. 

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You’ll never have to trawl the internet again looking for accurate images to show your class. Whether it’s studying a collection of Roman coins, arrow heads and oil lamps, or looking at evidence of the Romans around the UK, Espresso has everything you need to elevate your lessons, in one place. 

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