Anglo Saxons

At a moment when the Kingdom of Wessex and that of England was at the mercy of the Danes, one man, one great man stood up when all appeared lost, to fight for his crown country and people. That man was Alfred the Great. Find out how this great king changed the tide of war. Sit, eat cake and discuss why History remembers this Great King burning cakes.

  • Presentation on King Alfred's struggles with the Vikings

  • Nine Man's Morris game

  • Archaeology Anglo Saxon Coins

  • Timeline Activity

“All of the children thoroughly enjoyed your visit and were still talking about you the next day.”

Linzi Bell Year 4 Teacher Glenpark Primary School.