Watch the video and read the information powerpoint about the Anglo-Saxon King, King Alfred 'the Great' and his conflict with the Vikings.
Miss McHugh will be introducing the children to King Alfred and going through the video and powerpoint with them on Zoom at 1.30pm before they then complete either of the tasks below.
- Complete a fact file about King Alfred and his achievements using the information
- Design a commemorative coin for King Alfred celebrating his achievements
For both tasks, you then need to answer the following historical question:
Does King Alfred deserve to be known as 'the Great'?
Explain your answer using the information you have learnt today.