Session Plan 3: Roman Numerals

Roman Numerals

Etchings dating from the Roman era are inspected further.

What time is it?

Aim: to practise using Roman numerals. To see that Roman numerals are still used today.

Fill in the gaps:

Using the table above 1996 = MCMXCVI which is 1000 + 900 + 90 + 6

What year were you born?

What about your parentsbrothers and sisters?

What about the year your school was opened?

How old will you be in MMXXXIV?

Where else are Roman numerals used? Look for TV programmes or films, find out when they were made from the Roman numerals at the end.