Ages 7-9 (KS2)Age 9-11 (KS2)Age 11-14 (KS3)
Gadgets and Disguises
IWM expert Ngaire shares stories of real life spies and the invaluable role they played during the Second World War. Ngaire will show us the ingenious gadgets and disguises they used to help them complete missions in enemy territory, without getting caught!
What would it be like to be a top secret spy?
Curriculum Links and Learning Objectives
KS3/4 - Challenges for Britain, Europe and the wider world, 1901-present.
GCSE - Warfare and British society, c1250-Present.
To explore the roles of spies in the Second World War.
Successfully cracking top secret codes used by Nazi Germany helped the Allies win the Second World War. Find out more about what happened and hear from a veteran who worked for the RAF's code-breaking division.
Video hosted on the BBC Teach website.