The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A 900-year-old door was put in place in the 1050s, during the reign of the Abbey's founder, Edward the Confessor. The door, which measures 6.5ft by 4ft, was made from one tree which probably grew between AD 924 and 1030. Simon Thurley, of English Heritage, said: "It is incredible to think that when the door was made the Norman Conquest had not yet happened and William of Normandy was still a young man of about 20." That's pretty cool.

The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A door was put in place in the during the reign of the Abbey's founder, Edward the Confessor. The door, which measures by was made from one tree which probably grew between AD 924 and

Anglo-Saxons Fact Cards - Treetop Displays - A set of 18 A5 fact cards that give fun and interesting facts about the Anglo-Saxons. Each fact card has a key word heading, making this set an excellent word bank as well! Visit our website for more information and for other printable resources by clicking on the provided links. Designed by teachers for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2).

Anglo-Saxons Fact Cards - Treetop Displays - EYFS, classroom display and primary teaching aid resource

An ornate gold finger ring dating to the late Anglo-Saxon period. The ring is made up of three twisted gold rods which are rectangular in section, the ends of which are tapered and hammered together. The ring is of a type that is associated with the Vikings, & could be Scandinavian in origin. ID: 42246

Gold Anglo-Saxon Finger Ring, late Anglo-Saxon period The ring is made up of three twisted gold rods which are rectangular in section, the ends of which are tapered and hammered together. The ring is of a type that is associated with the Vikings

English Historical Fiction Authors: Seven Surprising Facts About Anne of Cleves

English Historical Fiction Authors: Sumptuous Dressing in the Late Medieval Era

It was a coalition of Norse warriors, originating from Denmark, Sweden and Norway, who came together under a unified command to invade the four Anglo-Saxon kingdoms that constituted England in AD 865. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

History Timelines- Anglo Saxons Timeline Posters" Read up on some basic information regarding the different centuries of Anglo-Saxon culture. It helps with maintaining realism when in character.

historically accurate viking helmet  (real viking helmets do not have horns!)

historically accurate viking helmet (real viking helmets do not have horns!) Very Beowulf— just make all the trim gilt.

The Bayeux Tapestry is an embroidered cloth—not an actual tapestry—nearly 70 metres (230 ft) long, which depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England concerning William, Duke of Normandy, and Harold, Earl of Wessex, later King of England, and culminating in the Battle of Hastings. It is likely that it was commissioned by Bishop Odo, William's half-brother, and made in England—not Bayeux—in the 1070s.

The Bayeux Tapestry - chronicles the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England. It is actually and embroidered cloth and is nearly 230 feet long. The fact that it survived in such amazing shape since it's creation is incredible.

All the Kings and Queens of England  I like this one as it has Queen Jane Grey on it.

All the Kings and Queens of England. I always need one of these! Though I do know all my English kings now because of Horrible Histories ;

The Vikings Fact Cards - Treetop Displays - Downloadable EYFS, KS1, KS2 classroom display and primary teaching aid resource

The Vikings Fact Cards - Treetop Displays - Printable EYFS, classroom displays & primary teaching resources

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