Myths and Stories - The Vikings for Kids and Teachers Illustration

The Vikings
Myths and Stories

The Vikings believed in many gods and goddesses. They believed in monsters. They believed their alphabet letters, called runes, had magical powers. Viking warriors named their swords and carved a letter on them to give their swords extra strength. They also carved runes or letters or designs on their shields to give them extra strength as well. They told wonderful stories about their gods and monsters and magical symbols.

Odin creates the world (animated, BBC)

Freya and the Goblins (animated, BBC)

Thor and the Giants (animated, BBC)

Odin, Thor, Loki, Norse Myths (Storynory)

Viking Gods and Goddesses

Viking Magical Monsters

More Viking Stories

The Norse Myths (Mr. Wood, powerpoint)