Roman life: Homes
Part of the Roman Life series
Roman Life is a series that will explore the establishment of the Roman Empire and the notable people of the age, such as Augustus, Virgil and Homer.
The text will chronicle the features and characteristics of the Roman age and explore the lives of the different social classes, as well as men, women and children.
Readers will learn what it was like to live as a Roman, be able to compare how their present lives have been influenced by the past and learn how much has changed since Roman times. This title explores Roman homes, and the difference between the living situations of rich and poor members of Roman society.
It looks at the different types of furniture that Romans had in their homes, how they decorated rooms, what their gardens were like, and also how some Romans had homes abroad.
1QDAR Ancient Rome, 3D BCE to c 500 CE, 4KHJ For National Curriculum Key Stage 2, 5AH Interest age: from c 7 years, YNH History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage), YQH Educational: History