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First World War Learning Resources

We will be working on a series of learning resources based on our First World War collections. The first of these – an image resource packed with photographs of life in Suffolk during the First World War – can be downloaded below.

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Photographs of Suffolk in the First World War

K997/30/16 French ward, Ampton Hall Red Cross hospital, Suffolk 18 December 1917

K997/30/16 French ward, Ampton Hall Red Cross hospital, Suffolk 18 December 1917

This image resource is for any age group studying the First World War. The resource consists of a PowerPoint containing over 30 historic photographs which show the effects of the First World War on the Suffolk ‘Home Front’. The resource is fully editable, so you can use the images most relevant to what your class are studying.

The topics covered by this resource are:

  • Military training in Suffolk
  • Soldiers off-duty
  • Soldiers from different countries
  • The importance of horses
  • Zeppelin raids
  • Hospitals
  • Prisoners of War
  • New technology
  • War memorials

Download the free resource from the TES website