Year 3 Spring 1 Reading Challenge

We learnt about information texts last term, can you apply your knowledge to answer the questions below about this information text?

Read this information text and then complete the challenges. Answer in full sentences.

Bronze: What was the Roman Empire? Which two materials can a toga be made from? Describe what a Roman woman would wear?

Silver: Write 3 sentences about the Roman Empire using subordinating conjunctions.

Gold: Improve one of the sections by adding more adjectives, adverbs and conjunctions.

Platinum: Make a poster showing the information you have learnt from this text. Summarise your learning.

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  1. Bronze – What was the Roman Empire?
    Rome is the capital city of modern day Italy and it is the city at the centre of the roman empire.
    They are made from wool and linen.
    They use to wear stola over there tunics. Women wear long tunic made from expensive silk.

  2. Bronze
    The Roman empire was contrys controled by the Romans.
    They are made from white wool or linen.
    woman wore a longer tenic than men wich went down to their ankels.
    They would wear a dress called a stola over their tunics which fastened at the shoulders. Rich roman woman would wear long tunics made from expensive silk. They also wore lots of jewllery such as broches.
    Silver
    If you disobey the Romans they will kill you.
    Because woman wear longer tunics, men shorter tunics.
    In the old times back in the Roman Army Romans did not have time to eat because they were training.

  3. Bronze:The Romans empire is the name used to group the lands that were controlled by the Romans, which includes parts of Europe, North africa and the middle east. The
    silver: toga is made from white wool or a linen. they would were a dress could a stola over there tunics
    Which fastened at there shoulder. There also wore lots of jewellery such as brooches

  4. Bronze:
    1.The Roman Empire is the name used to group the lands that were controlled by the Roman.
    2.white wool and linen
    3.A Roman woman would wear a longer tunic that went down to there ankles.

    Silver:
    1.Roman women wear stola while the men wear toga
    2.If I was a woman living in the roman Empire, I would wear a long Tunic up to my ankle.
    3.The Roman Empire is for Romans because it was controlled by Romans.

    Gold:
    Rome is the capital city of modern day Italy and it was the city at the centre of The magnificent roman empire.

  5. Bronze:
    What was the Roman Empire?
    The Roman Empire was the post-Republican period of ancient Rome. As a polity, it included large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Northern Africa, and Western Asia ruled by emperors.
    Which two materials can a toga be made from?
    Toga is made from white wool or linen.
    Describe what a Roman woman would wear?
    Roman women would wear long tunics that went down to their ankles made from expensive silk.

  6. Bronze:
    What was the Roman Empire?
    The Roman Empire was the post-Republican period of ancient Rome. As a polity, it included large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Northern Africa, and Western Asia ruled by emperors.
    Which two materials can a toga be made from?
    Toga is made from white wool or linen.
    Describe what a Roman woman would wear?
    Roman women would wear long tunics made from expensive silk.

  7. Bronze
    What was the room empire?
    Rome is the capital city of modern day Italy and it was the city at the centre of the Roman empire.
    Which two materials can a toga be made from?
    The toga can be made from linen and white wool.
    Describe what a Roman women would wear?
    Women were a longer tunic than men which went down to there ankles. They would wear a dress called a stola.

  8. The Roman Empire was the post-Republican period of aincent Rome.
    A toga was made from a cloak and a short sleeve tunic.
    A Roman woman would wear a dress called a stola which is on top of their tunics which fastened over their shoulders.

  9. Bronze
    Rome is the capital city of Italy at the centre of the R Oman empire.
    A toga cane be made by a single piece of fabric with minimal cutting and sewing .
    Roman women wore a ankle length tunic that reached up to their ankle , as Roman boys wore a Knee length tunic that reached up to their knee.

  10. Bronze:
    What was the Roman Empire?
    rome is the capital city of modern day italy and it was the city at the centre of the roman empire.
    Which two materials can a toga be made from?
    The toga can be made from a single piece of fabric with minimal cutting and sewing.
    Describe what a Roman woman would wear?
    woman wore a longer tenic than men wich went down to their ankels.
    they would wear a dress called a stola over their tunics wich fattened at the shoulders. rich roman woman would wear long tunics made from expensive silk. they also wore lots of jewllery such as broches.
    Silverin old times roman people didn’t have tons of food to eat. they didn’t have food shops like us they have to hunt for food. they hunt for animals mosltly to eat.

  11. Bronze
    The Roman Empire was a building for Roman soldiers.
    It’s made from wool or lines.
    They wore a long tunic and a stole.
    Silver
    If you destroy the Roman Empire they will kill you. The Roman Empire is protected by soldiers. They love the Roman Empire because they made it.
    Gold
    Boys would wear a knee length tunic to protect them when there running.
    Tunics are very Strong for you when you are fighting.

  12. Bronze:
    What was the Roman Empire?
    rome is the capital city of modern day italy and it was the city at the centre of the roman empire.
    Which two materials can a toga be made from?
    The toga can be made from a single piece of fabric with minimal cutting and sewing.
    Describe what a Roman woman would wear?
    woman wore a longer tenic than men wich went down to their ankels.
    they would wear a dress called a stola over their tunics wich fattened at the shoulders. rich roman woman would wear long tunics made from expensive silk. they also wore lots of jewllery such as broches.
    silver
    Write 3 sentences about the Roman Empire using subordinating conjunctions.
    in old times roman people didn’t have tons of food to eat. they didn’t have food shops like us they have to hunt for food. they hunt for animals mosltly to eat.
    Gold: Improve one of the sections by adding more adjectives, adverbs and conjunctions.
    in the roman times the hungry poor people didn’t have that much food.

    • Bronze
      Rome is the capital city of Modern day Roman empire.
      Togas could be made out of fabric.
      Men wore a Knee length tunic with a cloak over it Woman wore a longer tunic than Men which went down to their ankles.Rick Romans Women would wear long tunics made from expensive silk.
      Silver
      In the old times back in the Roman Army Romans did not have time to eat because they were training. The Roman hunt for animals to eat.Gold in the Roman empire very poor people did not even have anything to eat and they were really hungry.

  13. Bronze.
    1. An example of a dessert plant is a cactus.
    2.All plants need sun and water to grow.
    3.A Broomlead can grow up to 18 meters long.
    Silver
    1. All plants need water to grow but desert plants.
    2. This plant is called a broomlead and it can grow up to 18 meters log.
    3.Cactuses have long spikey stems because they need to get every tiny drop of water.
    Gold
    Cactuses are green plants with long spikey stems catcuses are also dry

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