KS2 English: Viking Sagas

Watch stories from Norse mythology told in a fun but faithful style for 7-9 year olds.

Featuring Odin, Loki, Freya, Thor and many other gods, goddesses, giants and an array of unusual creatures!

1: Odin creates the world
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2: Freya and the Goblins - Part 1
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3: Freya and the Goblins - Part 2
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4: Thor and the Giants - Part 1
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5: Thor and the Giants - Part 2
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6: Thor and the Giants - Part 3
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7: Apples of Iduna - Part 1
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8: Apples of Iduna - Part 2
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9: Apples of Iduna - Part 3
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10: Apples of Iduna - Part 4
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Meet the Characters...
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The story settings...
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Sequencing activity - Thor (pdf)
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Sequencing activity - Iduna (pdf)
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Teacher Notes

This series can be used to increase pupils' familiarity with a broad range of texts and narratives, including myths, legends and traditional stories and to make connections between these and other stories they are familiar with.

It will also support a broad range of writing objectives.

Curriculum Notes

This series is relevant for teaching English at KS2, in England and Wales and Northern Ireland, and at First and Second Level in Scotland.