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Summer 1 - Anglo Saxons - Invaders and Settlers

Anglo-Saxons: Invaders and Settlers



This term we will be travelling back to 500AD when the Anglo-Saxons invaded Britain. We will...

  • find out where the different Anglo-Saxon tribes came from
  • understand why they decided to come to Britain
  • explore what life was like in Anglo-Saxon times
  • learn how the kingdoms were ruled
  • find out about King Alfred the Great
  • learn how they wrote using runes
  • find out about what happened at Sutton Hoo 
  • dye clothing with dyes the Anglo-Saxons would have used
  • find out about the Anglo-Saxon diet and make some foods they would have eaten