This specially designed comic follows the events of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius through the perspective of Pliny the Younger and Pliny the Elder.
It was written by the team, following the original letters which were sent by Pliny the Younger – meaning this is a fantastic example of an eyewitness account to use in the classroom.
The download also includes a blank comic template meaning children can try and create their own comic version of the events by either following this comic as inspiration or by finding Pliny’s original letters.
This is just one of several resources themed around the eruption of Mount Vesuvius and the destruction of the Roman city of Pompeii in 79AD.
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