Learn all about the First World War while practising reading and comprehension skills! Perfect for 2018's centenary! This fantastic differentiated comprehension activity includes three informative fact files and sets of questions to match, perfect for every Lower Key Stage 2 ability. Answers are included. This resource makes a great homework or guided reading activity.
Farm Boy is the second installment to Michael Morpurgo's War Horse Series.Although this book is short and recommended to much younger readers of the first book, War Horse, the book has this imprint of Morpurgo's writing style even you turn the pages upside down.The usage of thorough old country mouse English, the pre- and post- World War 1 setting, the long beautiful and struggling narrative.
Students learn that heat does play an impact on objects in our world and try to pop 2 balloons using tea light candles. This experiment can be used in other year levels, however it does not specifically fit in with the curriculum for other year levels. Soil. By Kalinda Knight This activity is directly linked to Year 4 Earth Sciences. Students will be investigating the components of soil.Florence Nightingale was a famous nurse. She is best known for the work she did to care for the wounded soldiers during the Crimean War, but she also made a big contribution to changing the way in which hospitals were run.She was a celebrity in Victorian times and she has continued to be spoken and written about to this day. We’ve put together some great Florence Nightingale facts for kids.Florence Nightingale Primary Resources. Caregivers - Florence Nightingale. Florence Nightingale Topic Teaching Facts! Florence Nightingale, “The Lady with the Lamp”, was a nurse during the Crimean War and the founder of modern nursing. The name “The Lady with the Lamp” came from her habit of making rounds during the night when all the other medical staff had gone to bed. Use this.
Magic Grandad and the children meet Charles Darwin and find out about animal camouflage. The Unknown Warrior A visit to First World War battlefields, then on to the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior.
Darkest Hour star Kristin Scott Thomas moved to tears by her war hero grandad’s bravery on D-Day. WINSTON Churchill described it as “the worst journey in the world”. He was talking about the Allies’ Arctic convoys delivering supplies to Russia during World War Two. And as captain of the destroyer HMS Impulsive, Lt Cdr William Scott Thomas went with them. His ship would circle the fleet.
My Grandfather’s War tells the story of 8-year-old Sarah and her grandfather Robert, who lives with her family and looks after her before and after school.The pair have a close relationship and Sarah is sensitive to her grandfather’s occasional spells of sadness. The family doesn’t talk about these, except to tell Sarah that he is thinking about a war in a place called Vietnam.
Discovery holds more than 32 million descriptions of records held by The National Archives and more than 2,500 archives across the country. Over 9 million records are available for download. Frequent searches. World War One army service records; Escape and evasion reports; Passenger lists; Merchant navy service; World War One army war diaries; Poor law; Naturalisation; Muster books; Research.
Mary of Teck, christened with the names, Victoria Mary Augusta Louise Olga Pauline Claudine Agnes, was born on May 26, 1867, in London, England. She was the only daughter of Francis, Duke of Teck.
BBC Watch Magic Grandad - Samuel Pepys - Great Fire of London. Time travel with Magic Grandad to pay a visit to the fashionable Samuel Pepys during the Great Fire of London.
Famous People With Magic Grandad BBC CD ROM. Find out who Elizabeth I, Florence Nightingale, Louis Braille and Samuel Pepys really were with Magic Grandad on this 60 minute DVD. With teacher’s notes, 7 resource sheets, 2 x A2 colour posters and 13 A4 colour photocards.
Watch: Toys with Magic Grandad - A three-part series in which two young children are transported back in time with their magic Grandad to find out all about toys in the past. Lisa Looks Back - A five-part story-based schools history series which introduces the topic of life in the recent past in Northern Ireland. During a weekend visit to her.
Magic Grandad was an educational programme which originally aired on BBC Two under the title 'Switch On, Switch Off' during Schools section of 1993. The show saw 'Magic' Grandad take his young grandchildren back in time, many of the adventures are about comparing the past and the present and seeing how evidence of what happened in the olden days still survives.
Remembrance Day at KS1. Lesson Plan. By Angela Suddall, published 2nd December 2010. Add to My HA. Add to folder. Add. Email; Share; Tweet; Famous event in the past. This lesson introduces a famous event in the past through personal family history. (These resources are attached below) The photograph of Angela's grandfather, and the surrounding illustrations, provided a direct route into.