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!
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.