This special event includes a range of cross-curricular activities to develop an understanding of Remembrance, focused on the centenary of the end of World War 1 in November 2018. Activities can be adapted to suit pupils of different ages.
During this session pupils will:
- Learn about remembrance and the WWI centenary
- Visit the Netley Military Cemetery and learn the stories of some of the people buried there
- Explore different medals and the reasons for them being awarded
- Develop an understanding of the historic and symbolic significance of the poppy
- Consolidate key themes by participating in an Act of Remembrance