Year5 Half term: First World War Project

Our first week back is Poetry week and we will have a fantastic opportunity to read, analyse, interpret and perform poetry written by the Soldiers during  the First World War.

Your task is to research life of the soldiers during the first world war, you can display this information as you wish
(Information text, Poster, 3D Models, iMovie or any other creative form you can think of)


To help you further with understanding the history of this War, below are several links you can use as well as visiting your local library.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/z8sssbk

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/discover/history/general-history/first-world-war/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/0/ww1/

http://www.ducksters.com/history/world_war_i/

 

 

14 thoughts on “Year5 Half term: First World War Project

  1. I’m going to hand in my colourful poster about the world war one tomorrow morning it’s brilliant I hope you put it on the display thank you for telling me about it.😃😊😄

  2. World War began on 28th of July it ended on 1918
    Lots of history books have been written on World War 1 facts and why it started. But it all boils down to the fact that Europe had split into two large families of countries. The Allies — the British Empire, France, Belgium, Russia and later, the USA — were in one family. And the Central Powers of Germany, Austria, Hungary, Bulgaria and Turkey were in the other. On 4 August 1914, Germany invaded Belgium, and so, standing by its promise to stick up for Belgium, Britain declared war on Germany. The world was at war…
    Lots of history books have been written on World War 1 facts and why it started. But it all boils down to the fact that Europe had split into two large families of countries. The Allies — the British Empire, France, Belgium, Russia and later, the USA — were in one family. And the Central Powers of Germany, Austria, Hungary, Bulgaria and Turkey were in the other. On 4 August 1914, Germany invaded Belgium, and so, standing by its promise to stick up for Belgium, Britain declared war on Germany. The world was at war…

  3. World War I was a scary war that strated in 1914 an d ended in 1918.The Alies won the war which made the Ottomon empire,Russian empire and the German empire to retiere.

    Quadruple Alliance:

    German Empire
    Austria-Hungary
    Ottoman Empire
    Kingdom of Bulgaria(1915-18)

    Co-belligerent states:

    Dervish State
    South African Republic
    Sultanate of Darfur

    Client states:

    Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
    Belarus
    Courland and Semigallia
    Crim
    Don
    Finland
    Jabal Shammar
    Kuban
    Lithuania
    Northern Caucasus
    Poland
    Ukraine
    Georgia
    United Baltic Duchy

    The “Triple Entente”:

    France
    United Kingdom British Empire
    Russian Empire (until 1917)

    Other allies:

    Serbia
    Belgium
    Montenegro
    Japan
    Italy (from 1915)
    Portugal (from 1916)
    Romania (from 1916)
    Greece (from 1917)
    China (from 1917)
    Siam (from 1917)

    Major co-belligerents:

    Emirate of Asir (from 1915)
    Emirate of Nejd and Hasa (from 1915)
    Hejaz (from 1916)
    United States (from 1917)
    Brazil (from 1917)
    Armenia (1918)

    World War I was simply known as the Great War until Hitler started World War II.The members of the original Triple Entente of 1907 were the French Republic, the British Empire and the Russian Empire. Italy ended its alliance with the Central Powers.Japan was another important member.

    By Abdulah

  4. World War I was a scary war that strated in 1914 an d ended in 1918.The Alies won the war which made the Ottomon empire,Russian empire and the German empire to retiere.

    Alies of World War I: Central powers of World War I:
    France German empire
    British Empire Ottomon empire
    Russia (until 1917) Austria-Hungary
    Serbia Bulgaria (1915-18)
    Montenegro
    Belgium Client states:
    Japan Beluras
    Italy (1915–18) Finland
    Portugal (1916–18) Geogia
    Romania (1916–18) Kuban
    Hejaz (1916–18) Don
    China (1917–18) Crim
    United States (1917–18) Poland
    Greece (1917–18) Ukraine
    Thailand Siam (1917–18)

    World War I was simply known as the Great War until Hitler started World War II.The members of the original Triple Entente of 1907 were the French Republic, the British Empire and the Russian Empire. Italy ended its alliance with the Central Powers.Japan was another important member.

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