IntroductionThe family was an important part of Roman life. As you've learned in this chapter, the family was headed by the paterfamilias, or "father of the family." What was it really like growing up Roman? Visit the BBC site The Romans to discover what being a Roman kid was all about.
Destination Title: The Romans
Note: Clicking on the link above will launch a new browser window. Need help using your browser for this activity? Click here for tips.
DirectionsStart at the BBC Web site The Romans and select "Families and Children" from the scroll.
explore our Web site. To report a technical problem with this Web site, please contact the