WW2 is arguably the most significant world event in human history of the 20th century. It left an indelible mark on those who lived through it and left the centre of Swansea destroyed. The Swansea at war package will explore:
- The historic context and causes of WW2
- Ethics around war
- Propaganda and the Home Front
- Historic evidence from primary and secondary sources
- The impact on Swansea
- Citizenship and the civilian response
- Historic objects and images from WW2
Progression level 2 and 3
Target age range Yr 4 – 6
Length of Session 4 Hours
The session will be part PowerPoint presentation and activities.
Session Time 4 hours 10am – 2pm including lunch break
What Matters Statements:
Enquiry, exploration and investigation inspire curiosity about the world, its past, present and future.
Events and human experience are complex, and are perceived, interpreted and represented in different ways.
Human societies are complex and diverse, and shaped by human actions and beliefs.
Informed, self-aware, citizens engage with the challenges and opportunities that face humanity and are able to take considered and ethical action.