Remembrance Day, 11 November

Commemorate Remembrance Day. Our workshops support children's learning about the First World War and Second World War in a way which is engaging, sensitive and age appropriate. 

This year marks a significant anniversary as 1st September 2019 is the 80th Anniversary of the start of the Second World War

  • First World War Diaries - Large Group
    • Greater London & Essex

    History KS1 & KS2. Based on the real-life diaries of a WW1 veteran, go on an unforgettable journey from signing up to the army, military training at Battalion Headquarters in Maidstone before embarking upon the arduous crossing to the front line in France.

    Read more here.

  • Quest for the First World War
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West
    • Greater Manchester

    History KS1 & KS2. Transport your children back to the time of the Great War. They will explore life in the trenches, participate in the Christmas Day truce, and celebrate the Armistice 1918.

    Also available as Large Group Drama

    Read more here.

  • Second World War
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West

    History KS2. Immerse yourself in the blackouts, rationing and evacuations of Home Front Britain as your class imagines what life was like for children during the Second World War.

    Read more here.

Large Group Drama

If you are looking for Large Group activities, please note that the Quest for the First World War is also available as a Large Group workshop. 

First World War Diaries is a Large Group session.

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    21 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PL

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