World War Two: The Blitz
Look at a map of the North East of England. Try to predict where targets might have been and why. Investigate what happened during local bombing raids.
One example is the direct hit on Wilkinson’s Lemonade Factory but it was being used for something very different at the time…
Discover bombing sites in London using this resource http://bombsight.org/#11/51.5068/-0.0656
Look at the resource ‘Is Britain Winning the War?’ located below. Consider the evidence provided to help you decide.
Other activities – Why not create a fact file on the aircraft/vehicles used during WW2 or make a model of one of the vehicles/planes?