1916 Western Front Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain a chronological understanding of the main events on the Western Front during 1916. They will develop an awareness of the key people groups, events, and concepts associated with this time period. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading, research, and watching options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Reading

Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet:

Step 2: Answer the set questions while reading the webpage below:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of this research worksheet and use the internet to fill in the table.

Option 3: Watch video

Step 1: Download a copy of the viewing questions below: 

Step 2: Answer the questions by watching the documentary below:

Resources for subscribers

Extension activities