This project teaches children about the causes, events and consequences of the First and Second World Wars, the influence of new inventions on warfare, how life in Great Britain was affected and the legacy of the wars in the post-war period. Saints class will discover the countries involved in the First and Second World Wars as well as advancements in combat strategy and technology which change the face of the world forever.
See below for our key vocabulary for the topic and a video about World War 1.
Can you imagine what being alive during both World Wars would have been like?
Air Raid, alliance, Allied Powers, Axis Powers, armistice, artillery, assassination, blackout, blitz, D-Day, Dunkirk, Evacuation, Luftwaffe, Nazi Party, propaganda, rationing, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy