Reading Return to Unit List
Grade 6  
Unit 1: Pathways
A Viking Voyage

Internet Connection Activity
Vikings or Viking Settlements    Find Out More
The Vikings
Connect to this link:

  1. Read the opening page.

  2. Click everyday life and read the information.

  3. Click and explore other highlighted words.

  4. Click the photographs and illustrations to enlarge them.

Explore a Viking Village
Connect to this link:

  1. Read the introduction.

  2. To begin your tour of Birka, a medieval Viking village in modern-day Sweden, click on one of the plugins beneath "Construction" and watch the clip.

  3. Watch the rest of the clips and read about how they were made.

  4. Compare Birka to a modern American city. List five ways that modern cities are more advanced.

Internet Connection Activity
Peer Pressure    Leveled Books
Fun with D.A.R.E.
Connect to this link:

  1. Click on and take the D.A.R.E. Quiz.

  2. Click on Check Answers. How did you do?

  3. Think about something you can do for someone else. Click on Fun Stuff then Create a Coupon.

  4. Follow the directions to make a coupon. Print it and give it to who you had in mind when you made it.