Living

Vikings were very handy around the house, making their own thread, bread, and games too.

Raiding

Find out why raiding was an important part of Viking life

Warring

The Vikings were ferocious fighters who used weapons and tactics to their advantage.

Ruling

When the Vikings arrived in Scotland, they brought with them their own rules and laws. Learn all about the Viking Thing!

Believing

The Vikings believed in burying people with items that would be useful in the afterlife.

Remembering

The Vikings remembered their history through the epic tales of poets called Skalds

Travelling

The Vikings were brave sailors who travelled to places no other person had been to before.

Trading

The Vikings traded items from the world over using linen and silver to barter.

13 class clips

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