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New project brings WW1 into the classroom

First World War website - Willingdon Ratton Scout Troup, pictured in 1916, were enlisted to gather conkers (Pic - Rosalind Hodges)A WEBSITE which commemorates East Sussex’s role in the First World War has launched new educational resources aimed at bringing the war and its repercussions into the classroom.

Some of the stories on East Sussex County Council’s First World War website have been specially adapted for use by teachers looking to deliver lessons on the war and students studying the period. Continue reading