Skip to main content Skip to navigation

Hidden Histories

Discover the Hidden Histories of the ancient world. These learning resources are designed to introduce diverse topics to Key Stage 3 pupils that cover issues such as gender roles, disability and historic slavery in the context of ancient life.

Regina of Arbeia

Learn about the freedwoman whose tombstone reveals how multicultural Roman Britain really was in the 2nd century AD.

Julia Domna

Introducing the wife of Rome's first African Emperor. Julia Domna was named mater castrorum, 'mother of the camps'.

Disability in antiquity

Explore how disability was understood in the ancient world, from the mythology of Hephaestus to the Homeric world.

How did we do?

Tell us what you thought of these learning resources. Please complete our feedback forms: