Lives Lost, Lives Changed
Discover the story of Canterbury and World War One through the experiences of Cantabrians who served on the battlefields of Europe and the Middle East.
Key Learning Areas: Social Studies – Identity, Culture and Organisation, Continuity and Change, Place and Environment; History; English
Duration: 1.5 hours
Suitable for: Year 5 – 13, maximum 30 students
Availability: February – November 2018
Cost: Free, koha appreciated
The Education Programme
Guided by our educators, your students will:
discover if they would have measured up as a soldier in World War One.
compare the motivations and reactions of Cantabrians at war with those back home.
examine authentic letters, diaries, photos, films and personal belongings of Cantabrians who went to war.
This programme can be tailored to meet the needs of your students.
Download a copy of our RAM document here.
List image courtesy of Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland War Memorial Museum PH-2003-1-36