Edward the Confessor rules England with the support of the Danes.
The city of Oslo is founded in Norway and established as a major trade center.
William, of Norman Viking descent, wins control of England. By this time, the Vikings have settled in many of the places they had raided, becoming residents in new places and changing in the process, and the age of the Viking raider and trader is over.
Look across the labels you placed next to each event. What sorts of patterns do you see? Were the Vikings successful? Were they settlers or raiders, or both? What general ideas can you form about the Vikings from this timeline? Write some of these ideas below: