Y5 Maths

Roman Numerals Lesson

This Year 5 Roman Numerals lesson covers the prior learning of reading and writing commonly used Roman numerals including dates, before moving onto the main skill of reading and writing Roman numerals.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective

Mathematics Year 5: (5N3b) Read Roman numerals to 1,000 (M) and recognise years written in Roman numerals

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1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps reading and writing commonly used Roman numerals including dates, before moving onto the main skill of reading and writing Roman numerals.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Roman Numerals Game includes five questions designed to test pupils' understanding of recognising and writing Roman numerals.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Roman Numerals Game 1 is designed to check pupils' understanding of converting numbers to Roman numerals and vice versa.

2 Teaching

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of reading and writing commonly used Roman numerals including dates, before moving onto the main skill of Roman numerals. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

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Video Tutorial

Martin shows children how to work out Roman numerals in this Roman Numerals Video Tutorial.

3 Activities

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of Roman numerals.

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Sequencing Activity

This Year 5 Roman Numerals to 1,000 Sequencing Activity checks pupils' understanding of converting Roman numerals into integers.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Roman Numerals Game 1 checks pupils' understanding of reading Roman numerals up to 1,000 and converting large numbers into Roman numerals (and vice versa).

4 Extension

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Extension

Extension

This Roman numerals extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the Roman numerals lesson.

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Maths Challenge

This Year 5 Roman Numerals Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of Roman numbers while developing their problem solving skills.