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Monday - Who were the Saxons?

Draw and label the seven kingdoms

Tuesday - What was the village like for the Anglo-Saxons?

Look at the slides for Tuesday. 


Can you carry out some research about Saxon settlements?


What was a Churl's house like?

Find out about the:

- material it was made from

- who lived there

- cooking 

- lighting

- sleeping


What was a Thane's house like?

Find out about the:

- hall 

- fire in the middle of the room

- windows


How were the walls decorated?

Who lived there? 

Why were the floors covered in rushes?

What land did they own?

How was the house used for entertainment?


What did a rich Saxon wear? What did a poor Saxon where? How did the materials differ?

Friday - Alfred the Great

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