On Thursday 15th October as part of  a ‘Great War Module’ the students of Scotton Lingerfield School were introduced to Scott Knowles a WWI... Scotton Lingerfield School Great War Workshops

On Thursday 15th October as part of  a ‘Great War Module’ the students of Scotton Lingerfield School were introduced to Scott Knowles a WWI re-enactor.

The impact of a fully kitted out ‘World War I Tommy’ caught the students imagination and during the course of his engaging talk, learnt about a soldiers uniform, equipment and weaponry. Even the daily routines and the smells were recreated.

WWI Re-enactor

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The students over the coming weeks will be involved in two further modules. One relates to Knaresborough and the surrounding villages and the impact of the war and finally a module were the students compile evidence boards on the biographical details they have researched related to specific Scotton soldiers.

  • Helen

    October 22, 2015 #1 Author

    great stuff, steady with that gun though Gabriela !

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