‘A beautiful and moving account of the most terrible war in the history of mankind’
Richard Taylor, Northumberland LA
Developed in Partnership with Northumberland LA
A moving account of WW1 told by Private Tommy McCall in his letters home.
Six narrated videos, share Private Tommy McCall’s thoughts as he takes part in the war. Tommy’s letters give an authentic account life at the Front. Interactive Activities and Fact Sheets explore six themes beginning with a ‘call to arms’ and ending with remembrance. The outcomes of each session can be used to build a shared performance that includes music, poetry and drama.
Curriculum 2014: Interactive Whiteboard Activities and Resource Bank of photographs support creative approaches to learning and teaching across the curriculum.
This resource is FREE. To obtain a copy contact:Steveyoung@shooflypublishing.co.uk
The following sessions include videos of archive images with supporting narration, Whiteboard Activities, Teacher Notes, Fact Sheets, Activity Sheets, Image Bank and Audio.
Your Country Needs You Recruitment posters, pals brigades, letters, poetry.
Pack Up Your Troubles Postcards, singing, marching, kit, diaries.
Merry Christmas Christmas Truce, Christmas Cards, football, Silent Night carol.
The Price of War Over the top, weapons, Flanders Field, gas attack, life in a trench, medals, poetry.
Angels of Mercy Women’s roles, letters, nursing, Edith Cavell, the Home Front.
Going Home Newspaper article, family tree, make a poppy, In Memorium, coming home.
Presentation and Performance