Ancient Rome Lesson Plans and Meaningful Classroom Activities for Teachers Illustration

Ancient Rome
Lesson Plans
& Classroom Activities

Our Ancient Rome Lesson Plans & Activities

Rome as a Republic (SPQR):  Can you save the Roman Republic?  (Roman Reforms)

Julius Caesar: Gossip at the Forum (classroom play, 1-2 class periods)

Roman Emperors: Which emperor would you choose to be your leader?

Daily Life: Compare daily life under the Republic and under the Empire - what changed and what stayed the same?

Ask Mr. Donn: Ancient Rome Q&A Interactive

Ancient Rome Geography Lesson Plans


Ancient Rome Government Lesson Plans - Kingdom, Republic, Empire

Romulus & Remus

The Etruscans (Rome as a Kingdom)

Roman Expansion - Roads, Legion, Provinces

Punic Wars and Hannibal

Roman Republic - SPQR

Roman Empire & Emperors

Roman Empire Splits & the Fall of Rome

Ancient Rome Religion - Gods, Goddesses, Christianity

Gods, Goddesses, Myths

Rise of Christianity

Daily Life in Ancient Rome

Daily Life, Homes, Women, School

Roman Entertainment - Circuses, Coliseums, Gladiators, Theatres

Achievements and Inventions

Art & Architecture

Achievements, Inventions

Summaries, Activities, PowerPoints, Games

Over 90 Activites and Projects for Ancient Rome for Kids and Teachers

Ancient Rome Review Activity (Mrs. Masters)

City of Ancient Rome - Free Resources (bbc)

Teaching Ideas, Free Resources

Ancient Rome - Overviews and Units

Ancient Rome Unit (Mr. Roughton)

Interactive Online Games for Kids about Ancient Rome 

Free Use PowerPoints about Ancient Rome

Free Ancient Rome Video Clips

Ancient Rome Clipart

Free Apps for the iPad

Special Section for Kids and Teachers: Rome in the Middle Ages