Presentation on theme: "LO - To understand how the war affected women."— Presentation transcript:
1 LO - To understand how the war affected women. Success Criteria: “I understand how the war affected the everyday lives of women. I know about some of the restrictions on women, how they suffered during the war, their courage and resilience”
3 WW2 Posters Air Raid Wardens Wanted, Cecil Walter Bacon, IWM PST 13848 In an Air Raid... If You Are Out of Doors, artist unknown, IWM PST 13836London County Council ARP, F Bernard Clarke, IWM PST 8166
4 Activities Activity 1 – Identify unknown words/concepts from posters. Activity 2- Make a list of imperative verbs.Activity 3 – Use the posters to think of words to put under the headings – ‘Feel/Hear/Happening’.Activity 4 - Look at the different features of the posters and write down what message they give you.
5 Women were asked to do many jobs in WW2…. Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS)Women’s Royal Air Force (WRAF)EntertainersSecret AgentsCodebreakers
6 Women’s Timber CorpsWomen’s Land ArmyFactory WorkersWomen’s Voluntary Service
7 Grew their own foodRationed food and clothesLooked after evacuees