Glamorgan Archives: First World War


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Discover more about the impact of the First World War on the people and communities of south Wales. Learn about life at the front, about the people from south Wales who served in the war, and the care provided for injured soldiers. Discover how the War affected life at home and in school, and explore the changing role of women during the war.

This resource was created by the Glamorgan Archives using sources including school log books, photographs, letters, diaries and much more. The teachers’ notes were written for Key Stage 2, however the resource contains fascinating source material and ideas that could be adapted for KS3 and KS4 learners.


Key Stage 2, 3 & 4

History, Literacy Skills


Learning Activity Pack

This resource provides learning activities for your students. It is one of a series of 6 resources from the Glamorgan archives for KS2, 3 & 4.

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Rhyfel_Byd_Cyntaf_Nodiadau_Athro.pdf (Opens in a new window) First_World_War_Teacher_Notes.pdf (Opens in a new window) Rhyfel_Byd_Cyntaf_Delweddau.pdf (Opens in a new window) First_World_War_Images.pdf (Opens in a new window)


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