World War One Topic Work

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Our Key Stage 2 children have been learning about World War One this term.

This has involved museum visits, drama and music workshops in school and a visit to the Leyland War Memorial.

 

Year 6 spent the day at Fulwood Barracks and The Museum of Lancashire in September.

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They were followed by Year 5…

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…and then Year 4 several weeks later!.

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In October the children took part in drama and music workshops.

Year 4 learning about the role of women in World War 1.

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Year 5 working with Altru Theatre and learning about life in the trenches.

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Years 5 and 6 took part in a music workshop with The Lazy Mondays and then performed for the school.

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Year 5 made 3D models of trenches.

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On November 10th, Years 5 and 6 walked down to the Leyland War Memorial. In a short, but moving, Act of Remembrance the children read poems and prayers, sang wartime songs, played the Last Post and laid poppy wreaths.

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