We will be starting our exciting new topic with a trip to the Roman city of CHESTER where we will be Roman soldiers for the day!
We will understand:
- the key dates of the Roman Empire and be able to place them on a timeline
- understand why Emperor Claudius and the Romans chose to invade Britain
- find out why the Romans almost lost control of Britain (war with Boudica)
- understand the significance of Hadrian's wall
- find out how we know so much about the towns the Romans built in Britain and why they chose these locations
- understand how the Roman invasion changed Britain