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Lesson Plan – Coventry Blitz

7th February 2019

A local history focused history lesson for KS2 and KS3 students exploring Coventry’s experience during the Blitz. Students gain an understanding of how ordinary people in Coventry lived through the bombing campaign with interactive activities and lots of follow up activities.

Coventry Blitz – Lesson Plan for Website

Air-raid-siren MP3

LIA – Coventry Blitz workshop Powerpoint

 

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