You are going to imagine that you were a witness to the Mount Vesuvius eruption in Pompeii, like Pliny the younger.
Using you learning from this week - watching the video, reading Pliny the Younger's letters and a timeline of events (attached below), plan a letter that you would write to tell a historian what happened.
When writing a plan, use bullet points and remember to write in the order that the events happened (chronological order).
- Woke up at 7am and headed to the kitchen for breakfast.
- Ground was trembling
- Went to the bakery
- Mum was doing laundry whilst Dad was at the port
- Heard a bang
- Neighbour's dog was barking
- Started to feel nervous