Type
Crossword
Description

Who can first? Vikings, Romans, Saxons or Normans? Romans
Fill in the blanks - '..............' the great - A Saxon king Alfred
Where did the Vikings come from? Scandinavia
What did the Vikings first attack in Britain? Monastery
Roman emperor who was brutally murdered? Julius Caesar
The Viking God of Thunder Thor
The father of Thor Odin
Archaeology is where you '......' things up dig
Saxons religion was? Christianity
The Romans brought this animal with them Rabbits

Vikings Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What does the word Viking mean in Old Norse? APIRATERAID
Who is the god of thunder? THOR
What did they travel in? Longboat
What was the Vikings favorite weapon? BATTLEAXE
What was the name of the group of countries the Vikings came from? SCANDINAVIA
Where did he Vikings first attack? Lindisfarne
What were stories about gods and goddesses called? Sagas
Who is the god of agriculture and fertility? Freyr
What is the Viking Heaven called? Valhalla
What was the name of the place that the Gods and Goddesses lived in? Asgard
What is the place of humans called? Midgard
That did the Vikings write in? Runes
How many figures of eight did they make to create one piece of lucet cord? Two
Who ruled the land when then the Vikings invaded? Saxons
What was the leader of the gods called? Odin
What was the name of the god that always pulled tricks on others? Loki
What did they use to give their clothes colour? Plants
What is a hoe used for? Farming
Who could only write? Monks
What did they use to hep make a lucet cord? Lucetfork

Viking Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where did the Vikings come from? Scandinavia
What years cover the Viking Age of expansion? 800-1066
What put an end to the Viking Age and expansion? christianity
What did Viking's use as money? hacked-silver
What was wool make into? cloth
What were seal skins made into? rope
What is a 'bardric'? strap
What was the Viking council of freemen called? The-Althing
How many legs did Odin's horse have? 8
What were Viking letters called? Runes
What was Viking heaven called? Valhalla
What weapon did Thor carry? Hammer
What was the name of Odin's horse? Sleiphir
Who were the warrior women that carried dead heroes to the afterlife? valkyries
What was the Viking symbol for responsibility? key
Who was the first Viking to sight Scandinavia? Bjarni
What animal or bird was believed to have used most on 'Viking' war banners? raven
Where was Erik The Red born? Norway
What was knorr used for? trading
What was the Viking boats called? Longships

History of the English language Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The Romans had to leave Britain because they were having trouble with who? Barbarians
Who were the first people born in England Celts
When did the Romans depart AD410
Their raids on Britain began at the end of the 8th century Vikings
Who were the second people to land on English soil? Romans
What did the ordinary people of England communicate in? Old English
What language did the churches use exclusively? Latin
What word originated in Arabia? Giraffe
What country did the Romans come from? Italy
In 1066 the Romans came from where? France
What word originated from Holland? Skipper
In the middle ages what was the language well-educated people used? Latin
Apart from Latin, what other language still has words entering English? Greek
What did Julius Caesar conquer in 55BC Gaul
After the Romans conquered Britons what were many of the houses equipped with? Heating

Dark Ages Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Greatest king of the middle ages Charlemagne
Disease that ravaged the Byzantine Empire and most of Europe Bubonic plague
Date of the Fall of Rome 476 AD
A holy war; military expeditions undertaken by European Christians in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims Crusade
led by the Pope; this institution was the stable force that unified Europe Catholic Church
To be barred (or kicked out) of the church excommunicated
political system of local government based on the granting of land in return for loyalty, military assistance, and other services Feudalism
"Great Charter" ...outlines basic rules and rights of the people Magna Carta
made a deal with Byzantine emperor to retake the Holy Land Pope Urban II
fought Christians for the Holy Land Muslim Turks
served and fought for the king Knights
Relating or belonging to the Middle Ages Medieval
defeated the Muslim Moors at Tours in 732 AD Charles martel
religious men who lived apart from society in isolated communities Monks
First Germanic king to convert to Christianity Clovis
Invaders from Scandinavia Vikings
the abbreviation for anno domini; which means in the year of our lord AD
a body of laws developed by the medieval Church Canon Law
Method used by the church to force governments to abide by their wishes interdict
Capital of the Eastern Roman Empire Constantinople
Former Greek city that was the location of Constantinople Byzantium
The estate or domain of a feudal lord Fief
Document that declared religious tolerance for Christianity in the Roman empire Edict of milan
First Roman emperor to convert to Christianity Constantine
Splitting of the church into the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church Great schism
Government rule where one person has all the power autocracy
Word that means non-religious secular
A rite or ritual performed in the church that allows for salvation sacrament
People who did not follow or adhere to religious ways pagan
City where three major religions began Jerusalem

Anglo Saxons and Beowulf Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

monster
Wyrd
Loathsome
infamous
talons
purge
gorge
Afflication
King Arthur
Vikings
mead hall
shoulder
claw
hero
tower
Denmark
Geats
Hrothgar
Grendel
Beowulf
Alfred the Great
Anglo Saxon
kenning
Norman conquest
Canterbury
epic
scop

Vikings Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Fast ship used for raiding and war Longship
Where the Vikings originally came from Scandinavia
Discovered by Eric the Red Greenland
Vikings converted to this religion Christianity
"All Vikings were ________, but not all ________ were Vikings" Norse
Viking stories Sagas
A person engaged in sailing or working on a ship Seafarer
Norse word "vik" meaning explorer or _______. Adventurer
A place where monks lived and Vikings often attacked. Monastery
Vikings wore these to protect their heads Helmets
Where Vikings that died in battle went Valhalla
Where dead Vikings that did not die in battle went. Hel
The Chief God Odin
Where Viking families may have lived Longhouses
An island colonised by the Vikings, later used as a base to colonise Greenland Iceland

Rome Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the first Roman dictator Julius Caesar
Carthage military commander Hannibal
A city that fought against Rome in the Punic Wars Carthage
A stadium in ancient rome where gladiator battles took place Colosseum
first roman emperor augustus
Ruler of the egyptian government Cleopatra
a period of peace for the Roman Empire Pax Romana
a common farmer, trader, craftworker Plebeians
an area of land surrouned by water on three sides Peninsula
a roman athlete who was forced to fight for entertainment Gladiator
the members of noble families that owned land Patricians
a ruler who has absolute power Dictator
a series of conflicts between Rome and Carthage Punic Wars
a form of government in which citizens elect representatives Republic
the law making body and most powerful branch of roman government Senate
Elected leaders of Ancient Rome Tribunes
the earliest written collection of roman laws Twelve Tables
a person who is elected by citizens Representative
the belief in many gods and goddesses Polytheism
Two elected officials of the roman republic Consuls

Viking Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How did the Vikings mainly travel? longboat
Where did the Vikings come from? scandinavia
What was Thor's weapon? hammer
How many rooms were there in a typical Viking House? one
How many legs did Odin's horse have? eight
What did the Vikings use for money? jewellery
What were the Vikings letter's called? Runes
What bird appears on the Viking flag? Raven
Where did the Vikings mainly live? farms
Who was the leader of the Gods? odin

Anglo-Saxons Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The three main tribes of the Anglo-Saxons were the Angles, the Saxons and the ... Jutes
They were a mix of tribes from the Netherlands, Denmark and ... Germany
The Anglo-Saxons came to England after the ... left Romans
Farmers used ... to plough their fields oxen
Most Anglo-Saxon food was boiled in a couldron over a ... Fire
Anglo-Saxon girls and boys were considered an adult by the age of ... ten
Anglo-Saxon women spun ... from sheep and goats to make thread Wool
The Anglo-Saxon period covers about ... hundred years six
We can read about what happened during Anglo-Saxon times in the Anglo-Saxon ... Chronicles
Anglo-Saxons mostly lived in one-room houses made from ... wood
The Anglo-Saxon Chronicles was a summary of important events that was written every... year
Many Anglo-Saxons were pagans, and worshipped lots of ... Gods
What did St Augustine come to tell the people of England about in the year 597? christianity
Who was the first Anglo-Saxon king to rule England? Egbert
What is the oldest surviving long poem called that was written by an Anglo-Saxon in Old English? Beowulf
Who kept trying to invade England from the east during the Anglo-Saxon period? Vikings

Everything Viking Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Explorers
Farmers
Freya
Greenland
Iceland
Jarls
Karls
Leif Eriksson
Longhouse
Mrs. Rhyne
Norway
Odin
Raiders
Scandinavia
Thor
Thralls
Traders
Vikings