Drawings of Anglo-Saxons


Drawings of objects

Information for Teachers

Using this Website

Guide to Content

This website is divided into 6 main sections, which can be used in the classroom:

  • Arrival of the Anglo-Saxons including information on who they were, where they came from and when they arrived.
  • Anglo-Saxon Life including information on clothes, food and drink, housing and daily life.
  • Anglo-Saxon Death including information on what they did with their dead and beliefs.
  • (Note each of these sections finish with a knowledge review)
  • Anglo-Saxon Kings and Kingdoms.
  • Archaeology with Edward Thurlow Leeds explores what is archaeology and the life of a prominant 20th century archaeologist, including information on Anglo-Saxon Oxfordshire.
  • Meet the Vikings including information on when the Vikings arrived in Britain, where they came from, who they where, Viking life and death, and their relationship with the Anglo-Saxons.
  • Virtual Gallery including images of the Anglo-Saxon gallery in the Ashmolean Museum prior to closure for re-development.

There are also a number of other sections which include useful information and activities:

  • Games and Activites including knowledge reviews, activity sheets, interactive games and links activities on other websites.
  • Teacher Resources including sample lesson plans, printable activity sheets and advice on using this website.
  • Picture Gallery of drawings by children and events at the Ashmolean Museum.
  • Site Index to help you navigate this website.
  • Links to other useful websites.
Interactive White Boards
Sample Lesson Plans
Further Resources
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