The Great WarGo to Nottingham City Museums
Original objects, documents and information illustrating life in Britain during the WWI. Resource contains first-hand accounts of life during the ‘war to end all wars’ and transcript of a letter sent from the trenches by Winston Churchill. Plus. CDs and books from the Imperial War Museum, timeline, activities and information card for each item.
Box includes: used shell casings; ration books; standard issue, Lee Enfield rifle, gift tin sent to serving soldiers from Princess Mary; percussion caps and soldier’s bible (with bullet hole through the middle).
Resource meets National Curriculum requirements in History –
KS1 Changes in living memory
KS2 An aspect or theme in British history that extends chronological knowledge before 1066. Local history study
KS3 Challenges for Britain, Europe and the wider world: 1901 to the present day
Activity pack meets National Curriculum requirement for English, Art and Design, Geography and Drama, Key Stage 1 – 3.