In AD 700 farmland became very scarce the vikings lived in Scandinavia and later migrated to england.
In 982 a viking named Erik was banished from Iceland for 3 years. In those three years he founded Greenland. in 985 24 ships sailed from Iceland to go live on Greenland. Only 14 ships made it.
I am looking for my family
Bjiarni didn't no were Green land was so they got a description and sailed on. There ship got stuck in a storm and went off course. They found new land but they had no time time to explore it.
They went to Greenland with Erik the Red
In 1000 Leif sailed west from Greenland and found great new land with Salmon filled rivers and hills filled with wheat. Leif and his crew was some of the first people to explore North America.
This place is awesome!
What great land!
Leif had to take over the family farm due to his dads passing. Thorvald put together a crew and sailed to Vinland. They explored the lands and found natives with metal swords and arrows. They decided to fight them and that leaded to Thorvald's death.