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Comparison of Old English and modern English, with the introduction of Beowulf. The full site is an encyclopedia of languages with information on history of languages, etc.

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KS2 History Timelines- Anglo Saxons Timeline Posters

Ancient boundaries are the strongest

A study released last week shows that up to 40 per cent of our DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations here in 450-600AD. The project is particularly interesting because it would seem that our genetic make-up bares out those old traditions and clichés about how we relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take for example the bitter wars fought over whether you put jam or cream on a scone first...

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Ceremonial Mask of Sutton Hoo: Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, in Suffolk, England is the site of two 6th- and early 7th-century cemeteries. One contained an undisturbed ship burial including a wealth of Anglo-Saxon artifacts of outstanding art-historical and archaeological significance, now held in the British Museum in London. by Malcolm Bott

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Vikings and Anglo-Saxon names - Concise lists of Viking and Anglo-Saxon names, ideal for stories and writing activities.

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Saxons: my last name, Arndt, is an ancient Saxon name, first recorded in the 600's A.D.

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awesome Anglo Saxon Lesson Paln. Make your own Sutton Hoo Helmet with EBK Activity Sheets

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Watercolour of bead sets from the Anglo-Saxon cemetery of Sarre, Kent. If the documentation is right.... squeee!

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An Anglo-Saxon village, full of tradesmen & craftsmen - © Nash Ford Publishing

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Disk Brooch, early 600s Anglo-Saxon; Probably made in Faversham, southeastern England; Found at Teynam, southeastern England Gold, cells inset with garnets and glass, border inlaid with niello

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Maps of Anglo-Saxon England | Kemble This Map is based upon Bede's Ecclesiastical History

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Viking Drinking Horn Vessels and Accessories

anglo saxon runes--I know I'm a big geek for admitting this but Paul and I used to write letters to each other, share multiple choice answers during tests, etc using this alphabet. I don't remember a bit of it now though!

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( - p.mc.n. ) The Jutland Peninsula showing the historic homeland of the Germanic tribes of Jutes, Angles and Saxons after the Roman departure from Britain in around 500 CE.

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THE ANGLO-SAXON HUSCARLS

Famous Danish Vikings | THE ANGLO-SAXON HUSCARLS | The Deadliest Blogger: Military History ...

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Anglo-saxon- nice embroidery around the neck and cuffs. Seems like they didn't worry so much about tight-fitting sleeves, I guess because they had better weather than the poor norse folk.

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The Anglo-Saxon age in Britain was one of the most mysterious and fascinating in history – and the inspiration for film adaptations of The Hobbit and last year’s acclaimed BBC Two series T

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Middle Saxon Woman - A simple costume,in natural colours, accentuated with jewellery. ~ Lots of early-period outfits on this site based on finds in Britain.

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