AngloSaxons Chronology & English - The Lost Palace-TES
Lesson The Lost Palace (What the Goats Saw) - Pupil's English text with fictional account of Yeavering Bell, an Iron Age Hill fort and Anglo-Saxon palace through the ages. Referencing Bede and Beowulf and coupled with teachers activity notes.
Lessons and PowerPoints- Invaders and Settlers - Anglo-Saxons and Vikings
Lesson Full selection of lesson and related resources including Beowulf.
Beowulf
In fifth-century Denmark, a murderous monster stalks the night, and only the great prince of the Geats has the strength and courage to defeat him. Beowulf's terrifying quest to destroy Grendel, the foul fiend, a hideous sea-hag and a monstrous fire-dragon is the oldest surviving epic in British literature. Link to resources on this site.
Invaders and Settlers - Anglo-Saxons and VikingTES
Resource Fantastic unit plan and resources for a 6 week topic on Invaders and Settlers. This was planned for a Year 5 class and includes lessons on the Anglo-Saxons, Vikings, sources of evidence (Sutton Hoo), Beowulf and King Arthur.
Anglo-Saxon and Vikings - display pack
Purchase and download our 'Anglo-Saxon and Vikings - display pack'. Click here.
Anglo-Saxons Days of the Week
Resource TES: This PPT takes the children through the days of the week and how they link us to the Anglo-Saxons, i.e. all but one being named after gods and goddesses of Norse Mythology.
Anglo-Saxons- BBC Teacher resources
Website Excellent collection of teacher resources from the BBC including videos.
Anglo-Saxons
Resource TES: A pack of resources for a unit of work introducing source material, focusing on the Venerable Bede's account of the conversion of the English to Christianity by Augustine.
Vikings and Anglo-Saxons- BBC
Website BBC Vikings and Anglos-Saxons site.
Lessons- Keystage History
Lesson A rich array of teaching resources on the Anglo-Saxons & Vikings  from Keystage History
Anglo-Saxons
Video What can be found at Sutton Hoo? BBC Learning Zone clip.
Anglo-Saxons
Video Ordinary families in Anglo-Saxon times. BBC Learning Zone clips.
Anglo-Saxons
Video What was the Anglo-Saxon chronicle? BBC Learning Zone clip.
Anglo-Saxons
Video Why the Anglo-Saxons came to Britain. BBC Learning Zone clip.
Anglo-Saxons
Video Anglo-Saxon village clip from BBC Learning Zone
Anglo-Saxons
Video BBC Learning Zone : Anglo-Saxons settlement clip
Primary Resources
Website Resources from Primary Resources
Anglo-Saxons
Display Who were the Anglo-Saxons- display pack from  Instant display
Anglo-Saxons
Resource Explain to pupils about evidence and the role of an archaeologist. Ask pupils to look at the picture of the Anglo-Saxon objects, without any information next to it, and see if they can identify any of the artefacts shown.
School Zone
Website Anglo-Saxon resources and links from School Zone
The Lost Palace
Resource The Lost Palace (What the Goats Saw) - Pupil's English text with fictional account of Yeavering Bell, an Iron Age Hill fort and Anglo-Saxon palace through the ages. Referencing Bede and Beowulf and coupled with teachers activity notes
Sutton Hoo
Resource Who is buried at Sutton Hoo?
Historical Association
 Website Anglo-Saxons from Historical Association
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Display Display from Twinkl
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Display Display resources from Instant Display
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Resource This is a Publisher document with a futhark runes alphabet on one page, and a message written in runes on the other page. Children have to decode the message and decide where the Anglo-Saxons might have written it.
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Display Display materials for Anglo-Saxons from Primary Treasure Chest
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Website Resources from Topic Box
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Resource Interactive Anglo-Saxon village  
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Website Anglo-Saxon resources from the Museum of London
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Website Resources from Everyschool
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Website Show me site
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Lesson Plan Outstanding lesson from Keystage History
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Resource Anglo-Saxon settlement (2) from Primary Homework Help
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Resource Anglo-Saxon settlement from Primary Homework Help
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Website Peaceful settlement? Some Anglo-Saxons came to Britain to fight, but others came peacefully, to find land to farm. BBC Primary History.
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Resource Anglo-Saxon interactive village
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Lesson Plan This is an excellent 14 week resource for year 3/4. Includes lesson plans, objectives and resources. In this topic the children will learn about who the Saxons were and why they came to England, aspects of their daily life such as village life, clothing, religion, the Saxon Army and famous Saxons.
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Lesson Plan QCA planning for Anglo-Saxon case study
AngloSaxons Chronology & English - The Lost Palace-TES
Lesson The Lost Palace (What the Goats Saw) - Pupil's English text with fictional account of Yeavering Bell, an Iron Age Hill fort and Anglo-Saxon palace through the ages. Referencing Bede and Beowulf and coupled with teachers activity notes.
Lessons and PowerPoints- Invaders and Settlers - Anglo-Saxons and Vikings
Lesson Full selection of lesson and related resources including Beowulf.
Beowulf
In fifth-century Denmark, a murderous monster stalks the night, and only the great prince of the Geats has the strength and courage to defeat him. Beowulf's terrifying quest to destroy Grendel, the foul fiend, a hideous sea-hag and a monstrous fire-dragon is the oldest surviving epic in British literature. Link to resources on this site.
Invaders and Settlers - Anglo-Saxons and VikingTES
Resource Fantastic unit plan and resources for a 6 week topic on Invaders and Settlers. This was planned for a Year 5 class and includes lessons on the Anglo-Saxons, Vikings, sources of evidence (Sutton Hoo), Beowulf and King Arthur.
What we know about King Alfred and his life
Video King Alfred and his early education. The text is used to lead a discussion about learning in Anglo Saxon times and the opportunities for wealthy boys and girls. The challenges facing Alfred were both intellectual and physical and so his education needed to comprise strong elements of both.  
BBC Learning Zone
Video Why the Anglo Saxons came to Britain An Anglo Saxon explains why his people came to Britain to settle on the coast. Anglo-Saxon settlement

Duration: 03:26 :A reconstruction of an Anglo-Saxon village.

Anglo-Saxon village

Duration: 02:59

A discussion about Anglo-Saxon village life.

Anglo-Saxon religion- TES
Lesson An introduction to the Anglo-Saxon religion. A PowerPoint to run through what their religion was and how they worshipped. Then some fact sheets about gods and goddesses.
Anglo-Saxon and Vikings - display pack
Purchase and download our 'Anglo-Saxon and Vikings - display pack'. Click here.
Anglo-Saxons Days of the Week
Resource TES: This PPT takes the children through the days of the week and how they link us to the Anglo-Saxons, i.e. all but one being named after gods and goddesses of Norse Mythology.
Anglo-Saxons- BBC Teacher resources
Website Excellent collection of teacher resources from the BBC including videos.
Anglo-Saxons
Resource TES: A pack of resources for a unit of work introducing source material, focusing on the Venerable Bede's account of the conversion of the English to Christianity by Augustine.
History Curriculum
Resource Excellent resources with links from the TES for all areas of history in the new curriculum.
Vikings- Invaders and settlers
Video BBC Learning Zone video.Neil Oliver visits three of the most important places associated with the Viking invasion and settlement of Anglo Saxon England. He starts at Lindisfarne, where the Vikings launched their first raid in 793.
Vikings and Anglo-Saxons- BBC
Website BBC Vikings and Anglos-Saxons site.
Anglo-Saxons
Video What can be found at Sutton Hoo? BBC Learning Zone clip.
Anglo-Saxons
Video Ordinary families in Anglo-Saxon times. BBC Learning Zone clips.
Anglo-Saxons
Video What was the Anglo-Saxon chronicle? BBC Learning Zone clip.
Anglo-Saxons
Video Why the Anglo-Saxons came to Britain. BBC Learning Zone clip.
Anglo-Saxons
Video Anglo-Saxon village clip from BBC Learning Zone
Anglo-Saxons
Video BBC Learning Zone : Anglo-Saxons settlement clip
Primary Resources
Website Resources from Primary Resources
Anglo-Saxons
Display Who were the Anglo-Saxons- display pack from  Instant display
Anglo-Saxons
Resource Explain to pupils about evidence and the role of an archaeologist. Ask pupils to look at the picture of the Anglo-Saxon objects, without any information next to it, and see if they can identify any of the artefacts shown.
School Zone
Website Anglo-Saxon resources and links from School Zone
The Lost Palace
Resource The Lost Palace (What the Goats Saw) - Pupil's English text with fictional account of Yeavering Bell, an Iron Age Hill fort and Anglo-Saxon palace through the ages. Referencing Bede and Beowulf and coupled with teachers activity notes
Sutton Hoo
Resource Who is buried at Sutton Hoo?
Historical Association
 Website Anglo-Saxons from Historical Association
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Display Display from Twinkl
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Display Display resources from Instant Display
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Resource This is a Publisher document with a futhark runes alphabet on one page, and a message written in runes on the other page. Children have to decode the message and decide where the Anglo-Saxons might have written it.
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Display Display materials for Anglo-Saxons from Primary Treasure Chest
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Website Resources from Topic Box
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Resource Interactive Anglo-Saxon village  
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Website Anglo-Saxon resources from the Museum of London
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Website Resources from Everyschool
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Website Show me site
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Lesson Plan Outstanding lesson from Keystage History
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

 Resource Anglo-Saxon settlement (2) from Primary Homework Help
Anglo-Saxons

Anglo-Saxons

Resource Anglo-Saxon settlement from Primary Homework Help