Holy Trinity Church of England

Primary School

Growing Tomorrow's Leaders

Term 2's Learning


Traders and Raiders!


Big and strong, powerful and brave, the Saxons wave their battle axes and brandish their swords as they begin to invade Britain’s shores.

Sail back to the Dark Ages, where battles were rife and fear reigned.

Find out about the lives of the Saxons, including how they lived and where they came from.

Meet the bloodthirsty Vikings from Scandinavia – never before had such terror swept the land.

Make a Saxon sword or a Viking brooch and decorate it with intricate patterns.

Choose to be a Saxon or Viking and trade your crafty goods, but let’s keep it cool. We don’t want a fight breaking out.

Are you ready to shine a light on the dangerous and deadly Dark Ages?

Here are some fun facts for you on this topic, enjoy!

The listed books are all related to our topic, so we have put them here incase you would like to have a read!

Below are some fun and interactive ideas of projects/tasks that you may like to do in your own time, but please know they are just optional should you wish to explore them: