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Young explorers

Young explorers

A great way for your pupils to explore world histories and cultures in the British Museum's collection and play related games too. For KS1 upwards.

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Roman Fact File

Roman Fact File

From Tyne and Wear Museums.

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Nine Mens Morris

Nine Mens Morris – A Roman Game

You need your wits about you for this game (also known as merels) - go on, have a go! From Tyne & Wear Museums.

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Every Coin Tells A Story

Every Coin Tells A Story

V. nice KS2 Roman game from Corinium Museum, packed with info on empire, traditions and Roman life. Note - relies on sound.

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Greek and Romans Myths

Greek and Roman Myths

KS1 and 2 resource based around beautiful gallery of paintings. Stories of Hercules, Venus, Cupid and more with quizzes and games. Museum Network.

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Digging Up The Romans

Digging Up The Romans

KS2/3 site on life in Roman London and archaeology. Text and image rich, covering range of themes, from Museum of London.

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Roman Centurion

Roman Centurion

Dress the soldier and find out about his equipment along the way. KS2. From Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery.

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Bath Bubbles

Bath Bubbles

Fun, fast game based on a visit to the Roman Baths, KS2. Basic level of prior knowledge needed. From Roman Baths Museum.

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Reticulum

Reticulum

Extensive site on Ancient Britons and Romans in Northern Britain. Uses children's art and artefact photos to tell stories. KS2. From Newcastle's Museum of Antiquities.

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Murals and Mosaics

Murals and Mosaics

Make your own Roman mosaic from Tyne and Wear Museums.

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Opening A Roman Coffin: Watch The Video Here

Opening A Roman Coffin: Watch The Video Here

This amazing video clip shows just how exciting archaeology can sometimes be!

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Roman Pots Found: Was This An Anti-Washing Up Scam?

Roman Pots Found: Was This An Anti-Washing Up Scam?

As archaeologists get excited about a newly-discovered hoard of Roman pots, Show Me asks the questions that matter...

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Roman Mural Discovered In The Centre Of London

Roman Mural Discovered In The Centre Of London

Archaeologists have disovered an amazing ancient Roman painted wall in the centre of London.

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Roman Curse Found In Leicester Dig

Roman Curse Found In Leicester Dig

Archaeologists in Leicester have discovered a tablet with a curse on it. Dare you read more?

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Burnt Body Found In Roman Oven – Was It Murder?

Burnt Body Found In Roman Oven – Was It Murder?

Archaeologists have found some burnt human remains in a Roman corn-drying oven in Norfolk.

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YAC Awards Winners 2005 Solve Roman Archaeology Mystery

YAC Awards Winners 2005 Solve Roman Archaeology Mystery

Who has won this year's Young Archaeologist of the Year Award?

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Roman Bath Discovered In School Grounds

Roman Bath Discovered In School Grounds

Why is this archaeologist sitting in a dig site wearing nothing but a hard hat and a towel? Click on the pic to find out...

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Roman Rabbit Discovery - The Story Behind The Headlines

Roman Rabbit Discovery - The Story Behind The Headlines

What's the big deal with these Roman rabbit bones? Why are people so interested?

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Roman Cream Found Down A Drain

A pot of mystery Roman cream has been found down a drain in London, complete with finger marks.

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Are There Romans Under Your Playground?

Children watch and wait as archaeologists dig up a Welsh playground in search of Roman remains.

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Wallnet - Hadrian's Wall Education Site

Info-rich resource, lots of text, covering Roman army life, structure, dress and more. KS2 and 3. From Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site.

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The Jewellery Trail

KS2 site looking at jewellery design, based on artefact photos. Covers Roman, Ancient Egyptian, Hyksos and contemporary jewels. From Tyne and Wear Museums.

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Cassius' Story

Story of Roman Lancaster through a child's eyes. From Lancaster Museums.

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BBC Romans

Wide-ranging resource - activities, games and teachers' notes. From the BBC.

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