Trench Warfare in World War One Lesson


Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of trench warfare World War One during 1914. They will develop an awareness of the difficulties of trench warfare. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading and research 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 below:

Trench Warfare Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the questions while reading the webpage below:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of the worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables.

Trenches Research Worksheet.docx
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Extension activities

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