• Armistice
  • Age 11 to 14 (KS3)
  • Age 14-16 (KS4)


  • KS3-4: Challenges for Britain, Europe and the wider world, 1901-present
  • GCSE: Warfare and British society, c1205-present
  • Learning Objective: To develop understanding of how the First World War is remembered

Why and how do we remember the First World War?

Over 16 million people died during the First World War, and for many individuals the impact would continue after the Armistice.

We have created resources based on real Life Stories, researched through our project Lives of the First World War.

Step 1: Browse the six personal stories of individuals who were directly affected

Step 2: Download individual PowerPoints containing historical sources

Step 3: Try our Suggested Activities

These resources were created with the kind support of The Charles Skey Charitable Trust