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Trench Warfare

 
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Causes
76kb

Long term causes of WWI - six page resource explaining about tensions leading to the outbreak of war.  Sources and tasks included.

Submitted by Miss Huggins


Soldier's equipment
282kb

One page worksheet with information and an image illustrating the standard equipment for a World War I solder.

Submitted by Miss Boughey
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WWI soldier
22kb

Detailed two page worksheet offering notes and explanations of key terminology relating to soldiers in World War I

Submitted by Mr Davies



Reality of war
751kb

PowerPoint presentation illustrating the differences between the expectations and the reality of World War I.  Includes task.

Submitted by Miss Boughey
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Lions led by donkeys
244kb

Source based worksheet providing information and exercises asking pupils to investigate the leadership of Haig.  Is the 'traditional' assessment correct?

Submitted by Mr Yelland


Battle of the Somme
97kb

Detailed information and tasks helping pupils develop knowledge and understanding about the battle of the Somme.

Submitted by Mr Clayton


Trench Warfare
282kb

Notes on trench warfare offering concise explanations about the tactics, problems and terminology of trench warfare - with two diagrams.

Submitted by Mr Davies


Trench warfare
57kb

Information and activities relating to Trench Warfare of the First World War.  Suited to lower ability pupils.

Submitted by Mr Moorhouse
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Trench warfare
57kb

Information and activities relating to Trench Warfare of the First World War.  Suited to middle ability pupils.

Submitted by Mr Moorhouse
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Trench warfare
66kb

Information and activities relating to Trench Warfare of the First World War.  More suited for higher ability pupils.

Submitted by Mr Moorhouse
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Life in the trenches
135kb

One page worksheet explaining about life in the trenches - including diagram.

Submitted by Miss Boughey
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Great Poets of WWI
164kb

Powerful and moving PowerPoint presentation covering World War I poets.  Using examples and images, this presentation leads onto written analysis of the poetry (worksheet required).

Submitted by Ms Stubbs


Wilfred Owen
203kb

Developing on from the previous presentation, this focuses on Wilfred Owen's 'Dulce et Decorum est' using PowerPoint to aid understanding.

Submitted by Ms Stubbs


Rupert Brooke
69kb

Again, developing on from the War Poets presentation, this focuses on Rupert Brooke and his poem 'The Soldier'.

Submitted by Ms Stubbs


Body Lice
120kb

Gruesome explanation and sources relating to trench conditions - two page worksheet with tasks included.

Submitted by Mr Huggins


Trench Foot
99kb

One page worksheet with image source accompanied by written source and comprehension questions.

Submitted by Mr Huggins


Trench Rats
131kb

Information and sources about rats in First World War trenches.  Sources offer Primary evidence of conditions.  Five analysis questions.

Submitted by Mr Huggins



Ypres report
37kb

Writing frame to help students write a descriptive newspaper report about Ypres.  Ideal homework task, or for class preparation to complete for homework.

 Submitted by Mr Higgins


Weapons of WWI
513kb

Detailed information about the new weapons used during the First World War.  Followed by note taking and comprehension questions.

 Submitted by Mrs Tasker

 

 

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