Term 2- Where did the Vikings call home?
In term 2, Year 6 will be learning about the Vikings and why they had a reputation for being Fierce raiders. We will learn about when and how they invaded Britain as well as study the weapons that they used to win their battles with the Anglo Saxons. We will consider changes to society brought about by the Danelaw and consider the influences held by the King as a united England was created, set by boundaries and kingdoms..
This term, Year 6 will be learning about the Ancient Greeks: the rise and fall of the empire created by Alexander the Great; the development of trade that followed between Greece and its neighbouring countries; the impact upon modern day lives from the origins of many influences such as democracy and the Olympics.