Vikings vs Anglo-Saxons: Viking Raids

Year 5

Year 6


SKU: H56IL401702

This exciting Viking Raids KS2 lesson will give your Year 5 or Year 6 class a great understanding of the Lindisfarne Viking invasions and how the Viking raids affected the Anglo-Saxons.

This lesson starts by recapping the seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms and the constant battles between them, as well as between Anglo-Saxons and Britons, before looking at the first Viking raids. Your class will explore who the Vikings were and where they came from, and what happened at Lindisfarne Viking raid in 793 and how this affected the Anglo-Saxons.

All this knowledge can be brought together by your class through a range of activities, including learning and singing a fun Viking raids song!
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