A visit to your classroom from a warrior from these turbulent times. Learn about who the Vikings, Saxons and Normans were, why they went came to Britain, daily life in their households, their societies and governments, myths and legends.
Topics include: King Arthur, Alfred the Great, monks and monasteries, knights and castles, social structure, weapons, armour and tactics, and the end of the Vikings and Saxons at the Battle of Hastings.
The Normans brought flat packed castles with them when they invaded England in 1066!
440 A.D. was the first year that the 25th of December was celebrated as the birth date of Christ.