Class 4's Topic Page

Autumn Term- Topic 2

 

Our current topic is the...

Anglo-Saxons

We will begin our topic with an inspirational starter where we will become Anglo-Saxons for a day.

 

As Historians we will look at:

Britain’s settlement by Anglo-Saxons and Scots

Focusing on-

  • Roman withdrawal from Britain in c. AD 410 and the fall of the western Roman Empire
  • Scots invasions from Ireland to north Britain (now Scotland)
  •  Anglo-Saxon invasions, settlements and kingdoms: place names and village life
  • Anglo-Saxon art and culture
  • Christian conversion – Canterbury, Iona and Lindisfarne

 

 

Our current class book is...

Beowulf 

by Michael Morpurgo