the roman
Updated: 1/27/2021
the roman

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  • Rich roman VS Poor roman life
  • Life is great in the Roman Empire!
  • Not for all of us! What’s so good about your daily life?
  • Housing
  • Wealthy romans lived in grand houses built of stone and marble. Thick walls shut out the noise and dirt of the city.
  • our homes are wooden apartments that will catch on fire really easily
  • Schooling
  • Well Rich Romans mostly went to school,In wealthier families, boys and girls were tutored by their fathers, or by slaves, until they were about six years old. Then boys went off to school. Classes were held in public buildings and private homes. Many of the tutors were educated Greek slaves.
  • well we have to learn to work instead of going to school
  • Seating
  • Us Wealthy Romans had a lot of leisure, because slaves did the work. The rich enjoyed plays in theaters and musical performances in one another's homes
  • well us poor people sit on wooden benches high above the track. And roman emperors made sure to give us bread and intertain to keep us busy and happy
  • Food
  • Wealthy Romans ate more elaborate dinners. Besides the main part of the meal, they had special appetizers. Some favorites were mice cooked in honey, roasted parrots stuffed with dates, salted jellyfish, and snails dipped in milk.
  • us poor romans cooked on small grills and depended on fast-food. We eat chunks of fish along with some asparagus and a fig for dessert.
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