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Entries from June 26th, 2012

Teaching resource review: World War 2 Day Ideas

June 26th, 2012 · Comments Off on Teaching resource review: World War 2 Day Ideas · For teachers, Links to other websites

Some great ideas here for a WW2 day in school, courtesy of the brilliant teaching ideas site: World War 2 Day Ideas.

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Massive Home Guard photopack – Home guard school

June 26th, 2012 · Comments Off on Massive Home Guard photopack – Home guard school · For teachers

We’ve just uploaded a great Home Guard photopack for use in your lessons on our Home Guard workshop site here: HG photopack – Home guard school.

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Our history workshops: 70 schools and over 2000 pupils in one year!

June 25th, 2012 · Comments Off on Our history workshops: 70 schools and over 2000 pupils in one year! · Uncategorized

We are proud to announce that our brilliantly interactive in-school Victorian inventions and WW2 Home Guard and Air Raid Warden living history workshops have now been delivered to 70 schools and to over 2000 pupils in our first year! But that’s not all, because when you include the pupils taught in the sword fencing days […]

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World War II – Free Powerpoints for Teachers & Students K-12

June 25th, 2012 · Comments Off on World War II – Free Powerpoints for Teachers & Students K-12 · For teachers, Links to other websites

Anoterh great history resource for teachers here – large collection of WW2 powerpoints, perfect for adapting for your class: World War II – Free Powerpoints for Teachers & Students K-12.

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Teachers TV: Children in WW2 lesson starter video

June 25th, 2012 · Comments Off on Teachers TV: Children in WW2 lesson starter video · For teachers, Links to other websites

Here’s a great lesson starter we’ve come across – perfect for an introduction to your WW2 topic: Teachers TV: Children in WW2 – Resources – TES.

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