Teaching Resources for Schools

Over the Centenary of the First World War, I have been working with teachers at both primary and secondary level – (KS2 and KS3) – teaching the First World War.  I would like to thank the pupils of Moorside Primary School and their inspiring teachers Ruth Pearson and Janine MacGregor, and the pupils of Annan Academy and the commitment of their teacher Lauren McDaid in the development of these materials.

To share some of the outcomes of that more widely, please find here:

and two exercises that proved particularly effective:

Please let us know if we can develop these resources any further, or if your pupils would like to hear from me.

All feedback is welcome!

Corinna Peniston-Bird (Email: greatwar@lancaster.ac.uk)