During the War

David and Nicola are spending a weekend with their grandma. She tells them about her life as a schoolgirl during the Second World War.
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David and Nicola are spending a weekend with their grandma. She tells them about her life as a schoolgirl during the Second World War.

The children hear about life at school, hearing news on the radio, rationing and evacuation. Air raids, the blackout, the Home Guard and the craze for collecting war souvenirs are also described. The story ends with a VE Day street party.

This pack includes activities such as ‘An Air Raid Collage’, ‘Waste Not, Want Not’, ‘Tank Maths’, ‘Wartime Cookery’ and ‘Sweet Rations’.

A wide range of photocopiable materials are provided to support the story. The Teacher’s Handbook includes teaching suggestions, reading lists and places to visit.

The pack includes:

* 15 minute story on CD
* Teachers Handbook - containing full instructions on using the pack, teaching suggestions, further reading lists and places to visit.
* Photocopiable Storybook - 12 fully illustrated A5 pages.
* Worksheets - differentiated for children of all abilities.
* Illustrated Timeline
* Story for Reading - the story simplified to be suitable for reading by Key Stage 1 pupils.
* Illustrated Glossary - key words to learn.
* Extension Activities - practical things to do and make, from wordsearches to games and model making.
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