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Our topic this term is "A Collection of D's."

We have looked at the different groups that have invaded Britain over the years. If you would like to find out more about the Anglo Saxon or Viking invasions of Britain please use the internet to research about these events.


Anglo Saxons



This week we are looking at primary and secondary sources to find out about the Viking invasion of Britain that took place at Lindisfarne.

Watch the video below to learn more about what happened.

The Danelaw, as recorded in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, is a historical name given to the part of England in which the laws of the Danes held sway and dominated those of the Anglo-Saxons. Danelaw contrasts with West Saxon law and Mercian law. The term is first recorded in the early 11th century as Dena lage

Where was Danelaw in place?