In Forest School recently, our challenge was to camouflage two tanks, to hide them from the enemy. We used different materials and natural materials we found in the forest. Sorry if you have trouble spotting them, that was our aim!
In our topic lessons, we have been learning all about rationing during WW2. Earlier in the term, we were really lucky to have Robert’s Grandad come in and share his memories of rationing during World War 2. He showed us a rationing book and told us about what products were rationed during this time. It was really interesting to hear from someone who had experienced rationing.
In order to explore rationing further,we made savoury scones using a WW2 recipe.
In our literacy and topic lessons, we have been exploring what it was like
for children who were evacuated during WW2. First, we learnt about what
items the evacuees were allowed to take with them. When discussing what we
would pack in our suitcases, we said we would take pictures of our
families, toys and paper so we could write to our parents.