The 1916 Battles on the Western Front Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain a chronological understanding of the key events of World War One during 1916. They will develop an awareness of the key people, events, and concepts associated with this event. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading, research and video 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 worksheet below:

Step 2: Answer the set questions by watching the following video:


Resources for subscribers



Extension Activities