These entertaining resources will help you learn a little bit about Roman life at Vindolanda and Magna. Please share your successes with us on our social media and if there is anything you would like to see here - let us know! Scroll down to see all the fun activities. Where possible we have offered a printer friendly version in grayscale if you need to print a worksheet off. If you have an interactive tablet you may be able to complete some of these without doing so.

All are PDFs and come with an answers page so you can check your work.

Pottery Activities:

Become an archaeological illustrator and have fun drawing different types of Roman pottery.

Two line drawn pots with half missing for you to fill in. Two blank pots to add your designs onto

Download Pottery Illustrator Challenge            Download Decorate a Roman vase

Colour in this Roman pot then cut it up along the lines and see if you can piece it back together.

Download Pottery Specialist Challenge

Roman Medicine Activities:


Download Roman Plants & Medicine      Download Votive Offerings Activity


Download Roman Eye Care Activity     Download Roman Surgery Activity

Fun Activities:

Download for your visit:

Image of the Vindolanda Fort Trail

Download Vindolanda Fort Trail

Download Vindolanda Fort Trail Answers

Fun for at home or at school:


Download Create your own seed bombs          Download Teddy Bear Emperors

Or if you just want the fun of the growing without the mess of creating your own seed bombs, you can visit us and buy our handmade seed bombs at the Vindolanda Museum!


 Download Spot the Difference  Download Roman Honey Cake Recipe

Roman Pancake Recipe image click to download PDF

Download Roman Pancake Recipe


  Download Auxiliary Colouring in   Download Legionary Colouring in

 Download Archaeology Colouring in

Word Activities:


Download Writing Tablet Mystery

 Printer Friendly WT Mystery Download

Download Writing Tablet Mystery Challenge 2

Printer Friendly WT Mystery Challenge 2 Download

Download Latin Wordsearch & Answers

Printer Friendly Latin Wordsearch



   Download Stratigraphy Wordsearch     

Stratigraphy Wordsearch Printer Friendly 

Vindolanda Crossword Wall Printer Friendly Download

Vindolanda Crossword Wall Answers

Number Activities:


Roman Numeral Hopscotch Download

 Roman Numeral Bingo Download


Printer Friendly Roman Sudoku 

Download Roman Numeral Sudoku

Roman Numeral Target Practice


Roman Numeral Twister

Minerva Dot-to-Dot Download

Minerva Challenges Download

Jupiter Paint by Numerals Downloads

Easy - Instructions and Challenges

Easy - Printer Friendly Colouring Page

Hard - Instructions and Challenges

Hard - Printer Friendly Colouring Page