7. What was Anglo-Saxon food and drink like?
A full lesson for KS2 about Anglo-Saxon food, including a detailed lesson plan, Powerpoint and pupil resource sheets.
What was Anglo-Saxon food and drink like?
This lesson allows pupils to think about the foods they like to eat and compare them to the foods available in Anglo-Saxon Britain, both in terms of everyday meals and feasting foods. Pupils will design an Anglo-Saxon menu and have the opportunity to make and taste Anglo-Saxon honey bread.
- To find out which foods were available in Anglo-Saxon times
- To follow an Anglo-Saxon recipe for honey bread
The lesson plan includes differentiation ideas to adapt the activities for the needs of your class.
This lesson is part of the KS2History Anglo-Saxons Planning Pack for KS2.
1 x PDF File (lesson plan and pupil resource sheets)
1 x Powerpoint (whiteboard slides)