Raids, Rations & Rain Hats: Evacuation and the British Home Front during World War Two
- What was it like to be an evacuee from Gateshead arriving at rural Richmond Station?
- How did people manage through the war years with rationing, air raid precautions and restrictions?
This exciting, practical and interactive session takes place at your school and allows students to handle original museum artefacts relating to evacuation and the British Home Front during World War Two.
During the session, students will use their historical enquiry skills to learn about the past and use engaging drama and role-play techniques to imagine what it would have felt like to be there.
This session is suitable for KS2 students.
Duration: approximately 90 minutes.
Cost: £65.00 +VAT (when delivered in-school)
KS2 and 3 curriculum links (based on current National Curriculum until Sept 2014):