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Roman Object Loans Box
The Roman Object Loans Box is a handling resource containing replica and original artefacts to enrich children’s learning about the Romans. The Key Stage 2 box supports the following curriculum
The Roman Empire and its impact on Britain
‘Romanisation’ of Britain
The impact of technology and culture
Object cards provide brief descriptions about each item and many of the cards include suggested classroom activities.
The objects and activities in the box will enable the pupils to:
Handle real Roman objects
Encourage working together and to contribute within a small group or whole class discussion
Collect relevant information, to sort, classify, compare
Develop enquiry skills and ask relevant questions