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Teaching Roman Numerals

Roman Numerals are used all over the world. This website will show you how to read & write them PLUS provide lots of interesting examples of their uses. The site also contains many activities designed to help you practice Roman numbers.

roman numerals

Explore the world of Roman numerals here. Learn all about the number system of Ancient Rome. Learn how Roman numerals began & how easy it is to write them. Explore all the places we still use Roman numerals, you’d be surprised how much we still use these numbers (not numers) when you start to look.

Sheep & Sticks
ii.
How to Write
Roman Numerals

The Basic Symbols
iii.
How to Read
Roman Numerals

The Additive Principle
iv.
How to Read
Roman Numerals 
The Subtractive Principle
– easier than it sounds 🙂
v.
Why We Still Study
Roman Numerals
– The Beginnings of Rome
vi.
Roman
Numerals Game

– Not a Soldiers’ Favorite

vii.
Clock Faces &
Roman Numerals

– a French King Did It

viii.
Roman Numerals
in Names

– ‘Important People’
ix.
Video Games &
Roman Numerals

– The sequels
– How old is Your Show?
xi.
Roman Numerals
Super Heroes 
& Copyright Dates
xii.
Roman Numerals 
& the Superbowl
Why?
xv.
The Great
Fire of Rome

in Roman Numerals

xvi.
Roman Numerals
& Movie Sequels

xvii.
Roman Numerals
are a Joke 🙂

 

 

 

 

– Read On if You Dare
xxi.
The Romans had
a lot to do with
the modern Calendar

 

xxii.
Roman Numerals 
& Ancient Egypt
xxiii.
How to Write Large
Numbers using
Roman Numerals?
 
 
 
 

Roman Numerals Charts

Roman Numerals Chart
The Basic Symbols – I, V, X, L, C, L & M

 

 xxxii.
Should Roman Numerals
Still be Taught?

xxx.
The Golden
Milestone

Coming Soon – Everything Below
this point is being worked on and should be ready
before school goes back. 

 

xxxiii.
Roman Numerals Tattoos

Teacher
Stuff
Roman
Numerals
Worksheet

/ Study
Guide

 I have started to develop a roman numeral study guide to go with the site. If you’d like to help with it, click on the link to the left to see what people have written or to add your ideas.
First
100 Roman Numerals

A Printable
Classroom Chart

Roman Numerals Game
– Printable
– Additive Principle

Roman Numerals Game
– Printable
– Subtractive Principle
Roman Numerals
Crossword
– A Printable
Collaborative Task
Roman
Numerals Dice Game

a collection of printable dice and game instructions
Roman Numerals
Jigsaw Puzzle
– a printable

collaborative task
Roman Numerals
Bookmark
– a printable

bookmark with a Roman numerals Mnemonic on it. Too easy.
 
Top V most popular pages on this site: 

How to Write Roman Numerals,
Roman Numerals 1-100 chart,
Printable Roman Numerals Game,
Roman Numerals & Video Games 
 
Roman Numerals Translator (You can write in a number and have it converted to roman digits and vice versa).
Need to know what this year is in Roman Numerals for that New Tattoo. You’d hate to get it wrong.