Useful Resources


  • The story of the First World War for children, John Malam
  • The story of the First World War, Paul Dowswell (Paperback)
  • What are we fighting for? Poems about war. Also make use of ‘The Call’ by Jessie Pope
  • The Great War: Britain’s Efforts and Ideals (Art book)
  • War Horse by Michael Morpurgo
  • The First World War Remembered by Gary Sheffield (Mainly for HA)
  • Archie’s War Scrapbook –Lovely book full of information and letters set out a little bit like a timeline. Useful for The Christmas Truce, Conscription, Victory Day and lots more.
  • Dear Jelly Family Letters from The First World War.
  • Horrible Histories Frightful First World War
  • Cardiff Yesterday No.3 198-201 (Pics of Albany Military Hospital)
  • Albany Log Book
  • ‘History of Albany’ file (Contains sections from log book, newspaper cuttings, diary entries)

Websites and Video/audio clips