So You Want to be a Viking? Meet our resident Vikings in an exciting new schools show – a funny, fast-paced, myth-busting extravaganza! Learn the runic alphabet, watch a performance of an ancient Viking saga, and receive a certificate signed by the Chief God Odin. Early, Levels 1 and 2 (P1 – P7) Tues 1 / Wed 2 / Fri 4 / Fri 11 October Mon 24 – Thurs 27 February 10:30 / 11:30 /12:30 (40mins) What will my pupils do in the workshop? Be guided through a series of light hearted lessons by our two Viking tutors, Sven and Ulrika, in Viking costume. Learn about Vikings’ daily life at home, at sea, and in battle… Receive their very own Junior Viking Certificate upon completion of their training. Follow up activities This workshop may be followed up by a visit to Early People on Level -1 of the Scotland galleries. A Vikings Teachers' Pack [1930KB] is available for use in the galleries. If your group has time you can also book our new Viking handling box. Curriculum links SOC 1-04aI can compare aspects of people’s daily lives in the past with my own by using historical evidence or the experience of recreating an historical setting. SOC 2-04aI can compare and contrast a society in the past with my own and contribute to a discussion of the similarities and differences.