Knucklebones
Marbles
Adult Activities
Imitating the Adults
Kites
100
The number of bones.
What is the number five?
100
this is what the Roman marbles were made of.
What are nutshells?
100
Wealthy Roman adults enjoyed these activities.
What is hunting and fishing?
100
Girls would cook meals and care for their _ _ _ _ _.
What are dolls?
100
this is what a Roman kite was made of.
What are leaves (and/or) paper?
200
Where do you put the bones at the start of the game?
What is the palm of your hand?
200
Roman children did this with marbles like we do with hockey cards.
What is trading?
200
When Adults wanted to hang out, they would go to this "Swimmingly" fun place.
What is the Roman baths?
200
Boys played war with these toys.
What are wooden swords?
200
Sometimes, skilled craftsmen would make a kite in the shape of this beast.
What is a dragon?
300
These are the game pieces.
What are animal's anklebones?
300
Children raced marbles down _ _ _ _ tracks.
What are sand tracks?
300
Children imitated the enjoyment of racing _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.
What are chariots?
300
Romans sometimes used kites for _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.
What are festivals?
400
Who enjoyed this game?
What are children and adults?
400
Do you have a rock or feather collection? The Roman children _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ marbles like you do with your favourite things.
What is collected?
400
Adults would host lavish _ _ _ _ _ _ parties
What is dinner parties?
400
When children had mini chariot races, they would use this animal to pull them along.
What are dogs?
400
Kites could be used for _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ purposes. *hint--a kite shaped like a serpent could frighten enemies.
What is military?
500
This toy is simple: a wooden disc and a small rope.
What is a Roman top?
500
The Romans used these as board markers in their game of checkers.
What are pebbles?
500
Children played a war game called "_ _ _ _" It was very similar to tug-of-war.
What is Troy?
500
In the Roman game of checkers, there weren't boards to play on. Grids were etched into _ _ _ _ _ all around town.
What is stone?
500
Grids in the game of checkers were etched anywhere where people had to wait. Name at least one place.
What are amphitheaters, bathhouses, homes.
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