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Tuesday 23rd February

Non-fiction: Visit Rome Persuasive Text


Rex Retriever and Vocabulary Victor


Answer as many of the following questions as you can.  The text is at the bottom of this page.


  1. Find and copy a word which means exciting.
  2. Find and copy three adjectives which describe Rome.
  3. What is the purpose of the glossary? Find and write down the meaning of a “Tepidarium”.
  4. Challenge: What techniques does the author use to persuade the reader to visit Rome?
  5. Write down two things you can do at the Colosseum.
  6. How many people can the Colosseum hold?
  7. Where might you visit if you enjoy shopping?
  8. What does the author suggest as a way to relax after a busy day sightseeing?