Asby Endowed School

Anglo Saxon & Vikings

Class 2 spent the morning looking at Anglo Saxon & Viking artefacts from the Dales Museum. They had to try to work out what they were for and what they were made from. Some of them were harder than others to guess.


They could tell which ones were every day objects and which ones were only for the rich by the materials and the details. It was fun trying on some of the clothing too.


Then we learned how to play some Viking board games. First of all Hnefatafl and then Nine Men’s Morris. Both games required tactics to win