Spring Term- Topic 2

Our current topic is...

The Vikings

 

Inspirational starter- We will be turning into Vikings and raiding the school.

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As historians we will be looking at:

The Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor

Focusing on-

  • Viking raids and invasion
  • resistance by Alfred the Great and Athelstan, first king of England
  • further Viking invasions and Danegeld
  • Anglo-Saxon laws and justice
  • Edward the Confessor and his death in 1066

 

Our current class book is...

How to Train Your Dragon

by Cressida Cowell

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English

We are writing stories based on the book 'Arthur and the Golden Rope' by Joe Todd-Stanton. We will be writing a myth narrative and later an instruction guide.

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