• A party of British soldiers being lead out of a sap
    ©IWM (Q 5100)
    History
    Living in the Trenches
    Use these sources to learn about some of the challenges faced by people serving in different parts of the world.
  • Adventures in History: On the Home Front - Part One Graphic
    History
    On the Home Front - Part One
    Join IWM expert Ngaire as she helps us discover the extraordinary stories of the people who rose to the challenge of life on the Second World War Home Front.  
  • Adventures in History - On the Home Front Part Two graphic
    History
    On the Home Front - Part Two
    From the Women’s Auxiliary Airforce to the Timber Corps, join IWM expert Ngaire as she helps us discover the extraordinary stories of the people who rose to the challenge of life on the Second World War Home Front.
  • Adventures in History: Painting Life graphic
    Art
    History
    Painting Life
    Join IWM experts Becky and Paris as they share real life stories of artists, and the invaluable role they played during the Second World War.  
  • A Balloon Site, painting by Laura Knight
    A Balloon Site by Laura Knight, 1943, © IWM Art.IWM ART LD 2750
    Art
    Adventures in History: Art Quiz
    Take a close at these three paintings done in different styles depicting scenes during the Second World War, can you match the details to the artworks?
  • The Cemetery, Étaples, 1919 by John Lavery
    © IWM (Art.IWM ART 2884)
    History
    Remembrance in the First World War
    Use these sources to find out about Remembrance during the First World War.
  • Don’t Do It, Mother – Leave The Children Where They Are
    © IWM (Art.IWM PST 8235)
    History
    Second World War Posters
    Use these sources to understand more about propaganda poster campaigns, and the artists behind them, during the Second World War.
  • Adventures in History: Ship Shape Stories graphic
    History
    Ship Shape Stories
    Join IWM expert Ngaire as she helps us discover the extraordinary stories from the deck of the largest object in IWM’s collection, HMS Belfast.
  • Nic Vanderpeet, Formal Learning Manager at IWM
    IWM
    History
    Teaching with Objects: The Princess Mary Gift Box
    This online CPD module has been created in partnership with First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme