Key Stage 2 - Second World War

Key Stage 2 - Second World War: Spies like us

Spies like us

Go undercover to find out how Fort Nelson protected the south coast during the Blitz and the Black Out!


Become a German spy and explore some of Fort Nelson’s 19 acres. Find out what goes on at the Fort and plan an attack to take over! Learn about the valuable role Fort Nelson played in protecting the South Coast from enemy air raids during the Second World War

Hands on History

In our handling session students will learn about the lives of ordinary people who experienced the Second World War. By examining surviving objects, participants will explore the roles of those on the Home Front during this tumultuous time.

Topic: Second World War
Audience: KS2
Numbers: 32 max per session
Duration: 2 × 45 mins
Cost per pupil: £5