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History Unit 6c – A Viking case study. 

                                           This unit is aimed at children in Year 3.

                                A selection of resources to support the teaching of QCA History  Unit 6c: A Viking case study.

                                For a complete list of what's included see the table below.   

Files Included in this Download

Resource Name

Format

Objectives

Resource Details

Settlements

 (1 page)

To relate their own experience to the concept of settlement

 

Explanation of settlements: questions to answer about their own settlement.

Use the internet to find a settlement in a different country and answer the given questions about it.

Invade or Settle

 (1 page)

To understand the terms ‘invade’ and ‘settle’

Sort out the given words into the appropriate column to show if they mean ‘invade or settle’

Timeline

(2 pages)

To place the Anglo Saxon and Vikings periods in a chronological framework

Information on timeline from 200BC to 2000AD. Events to investigate and put on Viking timeline (Answers on a separate page)

Travel by Vikings

 (1 pages)

T o know why the Viking people explored many parts of the world

Map of where the Vikings came from and went to. Answer the given questions

Viking Longboats

 (3 pages)

To use a range of sources to find out about Viking longboats

 

Short intro to longboats. Put statements in correct place. Answer questions about longboats

Viking Boats cloze

(1 page)

To use a range of sources to find out about Viking longboats

 

Fill in the gaps about the Viking Longboats using the given words

A day in the life of a Viking

 (1 page)

To make inferences about the Viking way of life

Write about the things a Viking child would do in a day, compare to own life style

Clothes for a Viking man and woman

(4 pages)

To make inferences about the Viking way of life

Pictures of Viking man and woman to colour. Statements about their clothes to be put in correct place around the pictures.

Timeline of Viking raids

(2 pages)

 

To order Viking raids in Britain chronologically

To learn where and when the Vikings raided in Britain

Cards of dates of Viking raids to put in chronological order.

The Anglo Saxon Chronicles

 (2 pages)

To learn that accounts of Viking raids are Anglo-Saxon interpretations of the events

Some texts from the Anglo Saxon chronicles to be read out. Story of Lindisfarne.  Discussion questions / worksheet on separate sheet

A Viking raid

(1 page)

To describe and explain the reasons why the Vikings chose to raid monasteries

A short story about a Viking raid – questions to follow

Why were monasteries a good place to raid

(1 page)

To describe and explain the reasons why the Vikings chose to raid monasteries

Picture of Monk and Viking. Fill in the gaps of why monasteries were good places to raid.

Viking Britain

 (2 pages)

To learn about Viking settlements in Britain

Map of Britain to put in where the Vikings settled. Give some Viking town names and why they settled there

A Viking House

(1 page)

To learn about Viking settlements in Britain

Picture of Viking Settlement. Info on what the Viking House was like. Design, then make model

Viking Settlements

(3 pages)

To learn about Viking settlements in Britain

Three pictures about the life and settlement of the Vikings. Fill in tables – tell us about Vikings

Viking Artefacts

 (2 pages)

To ask and answer questions from archaeological and picture evidence to find out about the Vikings’ settlement of Britain

If you have / have seen some Viking artefacts, fill in the worksheet to describe them. If not there is a page with pictures of a few artefacts which can be used to describe.

The deeds of Alfred the Great

 (1 page)

To learn about King Alfred and the impact he had

 

Chronicles and stories about King Alfred and questions to answer

       

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