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: www.historicool.com.au