Thorgil the Viking

Subject: History
Age Group: 7-11 Year Olds (KS2)
Available in London, South West, and West Midlands
 

Reliving Thorgil’s journey from Denmark to England and taking part in a gripping retelling of the story of Thor’s Hammer, your children will explore different aspects of Viking life.

 

Key Areas

  • Journey and settlement
  • Viking communities - family, work and homelife
  • The 'thing' - court of law meeting
  • Fourtune telling with runes
  • The Theft of Thor's Hammer
 

Curriculum Link

  • The Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor

 

"The children were fully engaged throughout the whole session. The facilitator had excellent behaviour management so all children enjoyed the workshop."

Lucy Kelsall, Hillcross Primary School, Morden

 

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Important Information

Type: Drama workshop
Length of session: 60 minutes
Price£123 + VAT
Number of children: up to 30 - extra children are negotiable
 
All Freshwater drama facilitators are DBS checked
 
 

Benefits

• Curriculum specific
• Experienced facilitator
• Interactive learning
• Opportunity to observe children's progress
• Easy booking process
• Follow-up packs available
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