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CLIP 468

Viking grave

Viking grave

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Key Info
  • Viking grave
  • Duration: 03:14
  • In this clip, an archaeologist explains to children visiting a museum why the discovery of a Viking grave is important. This is because in Viking burials, objects important to the person were buried along with the body. These objects tell archaeologists a lot about the buried person. For instance, a sickle found in one grave proves to archaeologists that Vikings could be farmers as well as fighters and raiders. This clip has subtitles available in Flash.
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  • Keywords: grave, comb, game, sickle, Vikings, shield, farmer, archaeologist, burial, subtitled
Ideas for use in class
  • Students can use this clip to consider and list the objects that are important to them and compare this with items that were important to the Vikings.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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