Historical settings- planning- Hamilton Trust
Website Read a series of WW2 short stories with children (When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr, Thunder and Lightnings by Jan Mark, Friend or Foe by Michael Morpurgo).
History time lines-TES
Resource A new timeline to support the new History Curriculum. There is a colour coded time line for each of the 6 continents. Each stage of the timeline has a relevant colour image. Hang up the timeline in your classroom. It enables your children to understand what was happening at similar periods in other parts of the world and compare technical advancements i.e. Stonehenge and the Pyramids!
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas-TES
Website Berlin 1942 When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His family must move from their home to a new house far far away. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance.  
The Diary of Anne Frank
The Diary of Anne Frank Lesson plans, videos and resources on this site. In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years Anne vividly describes in her diary the frustrations of living in such close quarters, and her thoughts, feelings and longings as she grows up. Her diary ends abruptly when, in August 1944, they were all betrayed.
WWII audio resources-Teachit
Resource To coincide with the 75th anniversary of the Second World War in 2014, Ladybird has recorded a collection of personal wartime stories. Second World War Memories includes contributions from iconic actress Honor Blackman, Paddington Bear author Michael Bond, and Postman Pat creator John Cunliffe.  
Carrie's War
Literacy Resources Lesson plans, resources and links.“Carrie’s War” by Nina Bawden is an unforgettable Second World War story. ‘I did a dreadful thing…or I feel that I did, and nothing can change it…’ It is the Second World War and Carrie and Nick are evacuated from London to a small town in Wales, where they are placed with strict Mr Evans and his timid mouse of a sister.
Friend or Foe- Literacy
Resources Lesson plans, resources, links, display and video to support your teaching. Evacuated from London, David and Tucky feel like the war is a long way away from their new life in the Devon countryside.  Then one night the skyline of the moor is lit up with gun flashes, and the distant crump of bombing miles away brings the war back to them and shatters their new-found peace.  
Literacy- The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
Resource TES: Berlin 1942 When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His family must move from their home to a new house far far away. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance.
WWII- Topic Box

WWII- Topic Box

Website Lots of links to WWII History sites from Topic Box.
BBC Learning Zone
Video BBC Learning Zone videos for WWII.
Woodlands Junior WWII

Woodlands Junior WWII

Website Extensive resources from Woodlands Junior School.
BBC Primary History teachers' resources

BBC Primary History teachers' resources

Website Lesson plans, teachers' notes, activities and more from the BBC.
BBC Children in WWII

BBC Children in WWII

Website Great BBC Primary History website.
Children in WWII

Children in WWII

Website WWII- Large bank of resources from the TES.
Historical settings- planning- Hamilton Trust
Website Read a series of WW2 short stories with children (When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr, Thunder and Lightnings by Jan Mark, Friend or Foe by Michael Morpurgo).
History time lines-TES
Resource A new timeline to support the new History Curriculum. There is a colour coded time line for each of the 6 continents. Each stage of the timeline has a relevant colour image. Hang up the timeline in your classroom. It enables your children to understand what was happening at similar periods in other parts of the world and compare technical advancements i.e. Stonehenge and the Pyramids!
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas-TES
Website Berlin 1942 When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His family must move from their home to a new house far far away. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance.  
The Diary of Anne Frank
The Diary of Anne Frank Lesson plans, videos and resources on this site. In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years Anne vividly describes in her diary the frustrations of living in such close quarters, and her thoughts, feelings and longings as she grows up. Her diary ends abruptly when, in August 1944, they were all betrayed.
WWII audio resources-Teachit
Resource To coincide with the 75th anniversary of the Second World War in 2014, Ladybird has recorded a collection of personal wartime stories. Second World War Memories includes contributions from iconic actress Honor Blackman, Paddington Bear author Michael Bond, and Postman Pat creator John Cunliffe.  
Carrie's War
Literacy Resources Lesson plans, resources and links.“Carrie’s War” by Nina Bawden is an unforgettable Second World War story. ‘I did a dreadful thing…or I feel that I did, and nothing can change it…’ It is the Second World War and Carrie and Nick are evacuated from London to a small town in Wales, where they are placed with strict Mr Evans and his timid mouse of a sister.
Friend or Foe- Literacy
Resources Lesson plans, resources, links, display and video to support your teaching. Evacuated from London, David and Tucky feel like the war is a long way away from their new life in the Devon countryside.  Then one night the skyline of the moor is lit up with gun flashes, and the distant crump of bombing miles away brings the war back to them and shatters their new-found peace.  
Literacy- The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
Resource TES: Berlin 1942 When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His family must move from their home to a new house far far away. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance.
WWII- Topic Box

WWII- Topic Box

Website Lots of links to WWII History sites from Topic Box.
BBC Learning Zone
Video BBC Learning Zone videos for WWII.
Woodlands Junior WWII

Woodlands Junior WWII

Website Extensive resources from Woodlands Junior School.
BBC Primary History teachers' resources

BBC Primary History teachers' resources

Website Lesson plans, teachers' notes, activities and more from the BBC.
BBC Children in WWII

BBC Children in WWII

Website Great BBC Primary History website.
Children in WWII

Children in WWII

Website WWII- Large bank of resources from the TES.