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Anglo Saxons


Lesson 1

Anglo Saxons and Scots - The Invaders

1) Read the information on the  slides of the Lesson Presentation. Take notes on each slide.

2)  Use the map to discuss and work out answers to the following questions:

  • Where did the invading troops come from?
  • What were they called?
  • Whereabouts in Britain did they settle?
  • Where did they not manage to take control?

3)  Look at the map showing the seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms.

  • Complete the Scots and Anglo-Saxon Invasions Activity Sheet, completing information about the invasions.
  • Then    label a map to show the seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms using Anglo-Saxon Britain 7 Kingdoms Activity Sheet.

Choose 1, 2, or 3 star activity.

4)    Draw Vortogern, Hengest or Horsa and write some facts about them based on what you    have learnt and any additional research (if possible). Use the Character Analysis Activity Sheet

Choose 2 or 3 star   activity.