Understanding Norse Myths

From the Series Myths Understood
  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 9
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

In this captivating book, readers are introduced to the mythology that reflects the religious beliefs and social practices of the Scandinavian people and the fearsome Vikings. Readers learn about the great Norse gods and the Nine Worlds. They will also discover how the physical geography of Scandinavia influenced their mythology. Topics include:
• Ragnarök, the prophecy of battles ending in death for many heroes
• Beowulf, a legendary king
• Fenrir, the wolf

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Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 293.13
Lexile 1030L
ATOS Reading Level 6.5
Guided Reading Level V
Language English
Subjects History
Genres Myths, Nonfiction
Publisher Crabtree Publishing
Imprint Crabtree Classics
Copyright 2013
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 8 x 10
Graphics Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs
BISACS JNF052030, JNF052020, JNF025020

Author: Brian Williams

Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs