Would you like to live in the houses of Ancient Rome? Why or why not?
What are some differences between the Roman lifestyle and today's lifestyle? How is your school different from or similar to the children's education that is discussed here?
Read the section about how Romans spent their leisure time. Do you notice any differences between how Romans spent their free time and how you spend yours? Do you approve of how they spent their free time?
Click on “Romans: Leisure”
What are some of the things Romans did for fun?
What did Romans see when they went to the Ampitheater?
What are some things that are the same between Ancient Rome and our lives today? What are some things that are different?
What are the three branches of government? Which one is the most powerful part of the legislative branch?
Were women allowed to vote in Ancient Rome? Are they allowed to vote today? Do you think the laws about voting should be like the Ancient Roman times, or do you agree with today's laws? Why or why not?
How do you think an American woman from today would feel if she had to live back in Ancient Roman times?
Click on “Emperors of the Roman Empire”
Who was the first Roman emperor?
How did Caligula die?
Which emperor might have started a fire in Rome that destroyed almost one-half of the city?