Our History specialist, Mrs Barwell, is informing you on VE Day:
Isabel, Year 5, has shared an authentic letter that was sent to the children on VE Day 1946 by the King:
Mrs Barwell recommends:
Time Travel TV is an opportunity to explore the many historical documents held in The National Archives through YouTube videos. It's aimed at KS2, involves lots of detective work and follow-up activities and new sessions become available on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The introduction session went live today (Tuesday 21st April) and the next session becomes available on Thursday. Click on TNA logo to access or watch below:
Mrs Barwell also recommends:
Click on the HRP logo for five brilliant history resources for home schooling:
Taking on the role of teacher can feel overwhelming, but we've got ideas to help you!The thought of stepping into a teacher's shoes, even for a short time, may be daunting, especially if it feels like centuries since you were in the classroom yourself. Don't panic! We have lots of ideas and resources online to help your children continue exploring history and the wider world without having to step outside the front door. Here are five top history resources that will keep your kids learning AND smiling while you're staying home together. Parental participation optional!