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by susan wise bauer

bard

trained singer and story teller, keeper of history since stories weren't written down

Celts

lived in Britain before the Romans invaded

Craith

great warrior from Celtic story

Forvor

Giant that Craith had to fight to get his wife

3 celtic warriors

helped Craith, one with extreme hearing, one with extreme speed, one with extreme eyesight

tribes

groups of Celts each following a different king

Vortigern

Celtic tribal leader

Angles and Saxons

Barbarian tribes from across the North Sea
(Germany, Denmark)

North Sea

North of Britain (today: between England and Scotland)

England

comes from the word Angle

Anglo Saxons

people from England, Celts intermarried with Angles and Saxons

Scotland, Ireland, Wales

where the Celts ended up

Great Britain

England, Scotland, Wales

United Kingdom

Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Middle Ages or Dark Ages

called dark because there wasn't much written about what happened in the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms

Beowulf

Anglo Saxon hero, mightiest of men

Hrothgar

king in Beowulf

Grendel

monster in Beowulf

410 AD

the fall of Rome

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