Unit of work for Beowulf - Morpurgo 2007 Version-TES
Lesson Fantastic resource: A unit of work (37 lessons - up to 50 hours of lessons ) for Year 5-6 pupils. Ideal for schools studying the Vikings/Anglo Saxons under the new curriculum. A unit of literacy that uses this incredible re-telling of the classic story to support the Year 5-6 literacy curriculum. There is a strong emphasis on SPAG with opportunities for extended writing and speaking and listening integrated into the Unit.
Lessons and PowerPoints- Invaders and Settlers - Anglo-Saxons and Vikings
Lesson Full selection of lesson and related resources including Beowulf.
Beowulf-TES
Website Full selection of teaching resources from the TES.
Beowulf - Seamus Heaney: Part 1 of 2- You Tube
Video Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney's new translation of Beowulf comes to life in this gripping audio. Heaney's performance reminds us that Beowulf, written near the turn of another millennium, was intended to be heard not read.
Beowulf- Trailer to film
Video The first full trailer for Robert Zemeckis' CGI film version of Beowulf.
Beowulf Animated 1998 Part 1/6-You Tube
Video Narrated by Derek Jacobi and Joseph Fiennes this is one of the most famous ancient sagas ever told, Beowulf tells the tale of a young Danish warrior called Beowulf who goes to the aid of King Hroðgar and his people, who are attacked by a half-man half-monster named Grendel
Beowulf film extracts-Film Education
Video In this section you will find four short clips from the film Beowulf, with accompanying viewing questions. These activities will allow you to think about the film's production, to see some key moments, and to consider how this new film version relates to the original Beowulf legend.
Beowulf extract-Scholastic
Resource Explore further into Anglo-Saxon life through reading this extract from Beowulf. There are also a few comprehension questions.
Beowulf-Teachit
Website 6 resources from Teachit. Login needed but pdfs are free.
Beowulf- Teacher resource Pack
Resource Excellent resource pack with lesson plans and writing guide for writing a mini-saga.
Beowulf-Overview
Website Overview of the myths on the excellent Myths and Legends site.
Beowulf-page borders -Twinkl
Resource Writing frames and borders from Twinkl.
Beowulf-Kevin Crossley-Holland
Lesson This scheme of work follows Kevin Crossley-Hollands Beowulf and then uses some of the explored are used in the students own descriptive writing. Some of the materials need a bit more differentiation.
Beowulf-video
Video Beowulf meets Nena's "99 Luftballons".This music video can serve as an introduction to the unit, presenting a synopsis of the epic. Downloadable, it runs 3:47 and is captioned.
Beowulf-Lessons TES
Lesson This short unit of 5 lessons is written for a low ability group working towards/at level 4. The task is assessing their capabilities in Af5, Af6 and Af7. Please feedback if you use this resource.
Beowulf-PowerPoint TES
PowerPoint An accompanying powerpoint. Pupils then looked at an extract and had to underline any words they recognised.
Beowulf
Lesson A unit of work (37 lessons - up to 50 hours of lessons ) for Year 5-6 pupils. Ideal for schools studying the Vikings/Anglo Saxons under the new curriculum. A unit of literacy that uses this incredible re-telling of the classic story to support the Year 5-6 literacy curriculum.  
Gary Hall- Read , write and order numbers to 10,000,000
Website  A selection of worksheet resources which can be copies into an IWB.