Viking Training School Meet our resident Vikings, Sven Roaring Lungs and Ulrika Redhead. Give yourself a Viking name, learn the runic alphabet and receive a certificate signed by the Chief God Odin himself. Early, Levels 1 and 2 (P1 – P7) Mon 18 – Thu 21 February Mon 25 – Thu 28 February Mon 4 – Thu 7 March 10:30/11:30/12:30 (40 minutes) 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. Receive Viking helmets and their very own Viking name for the session, whilst sitting within a mock-up Viking longboat. 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. You can also book our new Viking handling box. Please ask bookings officer for more information. 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.