What do the stories of the 'often forgotten armies' reveal about the Western Front?

In this lesson, we will pull everything wehave learnt about the 'often forgotten armies' together and then learn how to answer our enquiry question: what do the stories of the 'often forgotten armies' reveal about the Western Front?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where was Mike Mountain Horse from?

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Q2.Why did Mike Mountain Horse sign up to fight?

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Q3.Which battles did Mike Mountain Horse take part in?

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Q4.Tanks were first used successfully in a massed attack at the Battle of Cambrai. What could this reveal about the Western Front?

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Q5.George Strangling Wolf buried a piece of his flesh in the mud of northern France. What could this reveal about the Western Front?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where was Mike Mountain Horse from?

1/5

Q2.Why did Mike Mountain Horse sign up to fight?

2/5

Q3.Which battles did Mike Mountain Horse take part in?

3/5

Q4.Tanks were first used successfully in a massed attack at the Battle of Cambrai. What could this reveal about the Western Front?

4/5

Q5.George Strangling Wolf buried a piece of his flesh in the mud of northern France. What could this reveal about the Western Front?

5/5

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Often Forgotten Armies Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.When was the First World War?

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Q2.Name the 4 places our ‘often forgotten armies’ came from

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Q3.Whose story reveals the importance of technology on the Western Front?

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Q4.Whose story reveals the psychological impact of war?

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Q5.What do all of our often forgotten armies stories reveal about the Western Front?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Often Forgotten Armies Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.When was the First World War?

1/5

Q2.Name the 4 places our ‘often forgotten armies’ came from

2/5

Q3.Whose story reveals the importance of technology on the Western Front?

3/5

Q4.Whose story reveals the psychological impact of war?

4/5

Q5.What do all of our often forgotten armies stories reveal about the Western Front?

5/5

Lesson summary: What do the stories of the 'often forgotten armies' reveal about the Western Front?

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