Vikings Resource Bundle
Who were the Vikings and how did they live?

Use the Multiculturalism in Australia Resource Bundle to answer these questions and engage your students in a study of the Vikings from c.790 – c.1066.

Australian Curriculum Links: ACDSEH007

This resource is delivered as a 13 page PDF in A4 size.

So, what's included?

✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!

✓ Engaging and entertaining 700-word article entitled Don't Mess with the Shieldmaidenstargeted at 11-15 year-old readers, which looks at the role of female viking warriors.

✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.

✓ Pre- & Post-Reading Quiz for analysing prior knowledge and reading comprehension (answers included).

✓ Understanding the Text Tri-Level Question Guide asks students 'Does the text say this? Does the text suggest this? Do you agree with this statement regarding the text?

✓ KW Chart to determine questions for inquiry.

✓ Viking Fact or Fiction worksheet asks students to find out the truth behind several Viking myths.

✓ Hnefatafl: A Viking Boardgame

✓ The Runic Alphabet and ideas about how to use it.

Purchase Issue 09 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag:
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Created: Dec 23, 2016

Updated: Jan 11, 2019

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