Second World War
An excellent topic to extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066 or for local history, the Second World War was a key turning point in our nation’s history.
We have designed the resources below to help your pupils learn, whether they are in the classroom or at home. They will also support and complement a visit.
Download the Second World War Learning Resource Teacher Notes KS2 (pdf, 252 KB) for helpful information and tips on how these resources can assist in your lesson planning.
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Morse code message
Morse Code was in use for nearly 100 years by the time the Second World War was declared. See if your pupils have what it takes to crack the code.
Download the Second World War Learning Resource Teacher Notes KS2 (pdf, 207 KB) to get the code cipher and the answer to the code.
Learning packs and resources
All the below images are from our collection and will enhance students visual understanding of the Second World War.
Click/tap the image to reveal more information, including a link to further information and more images of the object.
Second World War Weapons
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