The Vikings and Anglo-Saxons

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Original and replica objects to illustrate life in Britain in the time of the Vikings and Anglo-Saxons.

Resource contains supplementary information about the period and lifestyles including case studies of the Staffordshire Hoard, Beowulf, ‘Nottingham in the period’ and other significant historical figures. Plus timelines, suggested activities and information card for each item.

Box includes: suit of chainmail; cooking pot; Viking drinking horn; original Anglo-Saxon burial urn fragments; bone dice and cup; spearheads, coins, jewellery; Viking shield, ‘Tafl games set’ and replica Anglo-Saxon helmet.

Meets National Curriculum requirement for History –

KS1 Events beyond living memory, significant nationally or globally

KS2 Britain’s settlement by Anglo-Saxons and Scots. The Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England

KS3 An aspect or theme in British history that extends chronological knowledge before 1066. Local history study

Activity pack meets National Curriculum requirement for English, Art and Design, Geography and Drama, Key Stage 1-3.

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